Aspirin Could Reduce Melanoma in Women

(CNN) — Melanoma is the deadliest form of skin cancer. According to the American Cancer Society nearly 9,000 people die of the disease every year. Now a new study out of Stanford University School of Medicine finds that women who took aspirin on a regular basis reduced their risk of developing melanoma by 21 percent. … Continue reading »

House Bill Would Change Tanning Rules

PORTLAND, Ore. — Oregon is ranked fourth in the nation for its death rate from skin cancer. That’s something that may come as a shock, but OHSU researchers say it’s because of a high use of tanning beds. A new House bill is addressing that high skin cancer death rate. It would restrict anyone younger … Continue reading »