'Big Bang Theory' Cast Films Melanoma PSA After Death Of Young FanThe cast of CBS's hit comedy show "The Big Bang Theory" has filmed a public service announcement to raise awareness about skin cancer after learning of the death of 17-year-old Claire M. Wagonhurst...
WiFi-Emitting Wall Coming To Block Out Sun On San Francisco BeachShould the unthinkable happen on a San Francisco beach - a sunny, warm day - you may soon have a place to hide from that unfamiliar heat-emitting orb in the sky.
Skin Cancer Rate In Marin County Alarmingly Higher Than Rest Of CaliforniaMarin County is known for sun, but residents there may be paying for that exposure.
May Is Melanoma Awareness MonthAfter the long winter, it’s not a surprise everyone is gearing up to enjoy some fun outdoors this summer. Before heading out to catch some rays, think about protecting your skin.
The Risks Of Sun Exposure And How To Protect Your Skin This SummerNow that sun exposure is considered a cancer risk on the same level with tobacco and asbestos, it's time to get serious about protecting yourself.
Animal Update: Skin Cancer In Cats And DogsThere have been interesting developments in the determination of effectiveness of sunscreens in the past few months, and the regulations will change starting next year. KCBS' Jeff Bell talks to Dr. Jack Aldridge, Director of Veterinary Services at The San Francisco SPCA, about what we should think about as this pertains to our pets.
HealthWatch: Higher Cancer Risks For Taller WomenA new report published in The Lancet finds taller women are actually at increased risk for a wide variety of cancers.
Former California Treasurer Matt Fong DiesFormer California state treasurer Matt Fong, a Republican who lost a challenge to Democratic Sen. Barbara Boxer, died Wednesday after a four-year battle with skin cancer.
Skin Cancer: 38 Photos That Could Save Your LifeSkin cancer is the most common form of cancer, with more than 3.5 million cases affecting more than two million people each year...
ConsumerWatch: UV Dryers At Salons May Pose Cancer RiskIt’s not just nail polish with toxic chemicals causing safety concerns. There is another hazard at nail salons that has some doctors suggesting women wear sunscreen before getting a manicure.