Veggie packed Grilled Asparagus Tricolor Quinoa Salad (w/video)

January 31, 2019 | City of Hope

Asparagus is a powerful green veggie full of anti-inflammatory and antioxidant properties. It is also filled with vitamins A, C, E and K, and has a very low glycemic index of 15, making it a great addition to diabetic diets. This recipe is both vegetarian and vegan, and is a great side dish or main meal for any season.

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What is UV radiation and why is it harmful?

August 2, 2018 | Molly Peck

UV radiation has been linked to several types of skin cancer, as well as some other cancers. Here is what you need to know about what it is and why it is harmful.

Here’s What You Need to do to Protect Your Skin Against Cancer (Infographic)

May 16, 2018 | City of Hope

Our Sun Safety Shopping List infographic offers tips on how to reduce the risk of skin cancer.

Check Yourself: A Visual Guide to Skin Cancer Self-exams (w/Infographic)

May 9, 2018 | City of Hope

To detect melanoma, the most deadly form of skin cancer, at its earliest, most treatable stage, conduct a head-to-toe skin self-examination once a month to check for suspicious moles. Unusual, or atypical, moles can ultimately develop into skin cancer.

31 Facts about Skin Cancer

May 8, 2018 | Maxine Nunes

In honor of Skin Cancer Awareness Month this May, here are 31 facts to provide some vital information and bust a few myths about the most widespread, yet most preventable, of all cancers.

5 Tips to Help Protect Your Kids' Skin

February 23, 2018 | City of Hope

You already know how important it is to guard against the harmful rays of the sun. But how sun-savvy are your children?

Summer skin safety: Accessories that protect against skin cancer

July 6, 2016 | H. Chung So

One of the joys of summer is basking outdoors in the warm sunshine. Whether you are spending these long summer days on the beach or at backyard barbecues, keep in mind that getting too much sun puts you at increased risk for skin cancer.

How to check for skin cancer (w/infographic)

June 27, 2016 | Sara Lewis

To catch skin cancer at its earliest, most treatable stage, conduct a head-to-toe skin self-exam once a month to check for suspicious moles. Here are other tips for detecting skin cancer.

10 facts all women should know about melanoma

May 25, 2016 | City of Hope

Skin cancer is the most prevalent of all cancers in the United States, more common than all other cancer diagnoses combined, and while melanoma represents just a small portion of those cases, it is by far the most deadly cancer of the skin. With summer days fast approaching, here are 10 facts all women should know about melanoma of the skin.