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On Monday, May 29, 2017, Kathleen Barnard was invited to attend the recognition of Save Your Skin Foundation in the House of Commons, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada.  Her dedication to patient advocacy was applauded by Member of Parliament Mark Warawa, and supported by a subsequent meeting...

Approximately 6,800¹ Canadians will have been diagnosed with melanoma skin cancer in the year that has passed since it was last Melanoma Awareness Month.  Many have lost their battle with this stealthy disease, and many remain to continue fighting the disease as long as they...

My name is Lana Manson. I am forty-nine years old and have been happily married for twenty-six years to a loving, caring man named David. We have four busy and athletic children: Our eldest son, Josh, is twenty-five and a professional hockey player; our next...

As February comes to a close, we'd like to look back on the conferences we attended this month: the Canadian Melanoma Conference and the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) meeting in Orlando, Florida! Here is a sample of our social media from these conferences! Canadian Melanoma Conference https://twitter.com/saveyourskinfdn/status/827563791164403712 https://twitter.com/saveyourskinfdn/status/827653158960668672 https://twitter.com/saveyourskinfdn/status/828001597145747458   ASCO...

#ifyoulovethemcheckthem It was shortly after Valentine’s Day three years ago that my 11-year old daughter told our family physician that I had an ugly mole I was neglecting. This action led to a scary diagnosis of stage IIIB metastatic melanoma, three surgeries, immunotherapy treatments on clinical...

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