Battling a Sharp Increase in Skin Cancer - NBC4 Washington

    Battling a Sharp Increase in Skin Cancer

    Cases of melanoma have risen 800 percent in young women over the past 40 years, and 400 percent in young men. Dr. Steven Hopping says that while numbers are going up, fatalities are decreasing because people are seeking treatment earlier. He offers tips to keep yourself safe in the sun. (Published Friday, Jul 12, 2013) Cases of melanoma have risen 800 percent in young women over the past 40 years, and 400 percent in young men. Dr. Steven Hopping says that while... See More