Today is Melanoma Monday. May is Skin Cancer Prevention month. This show is endorsed by the Children’s Melanoma Prevention Foundation.
Skin cancer is diagnosed more often than any other form of cancer in the United States. Our guests discuss skin cancer awareness for parents who want to protect their children.
Show Date: May 7, 2009.
Maryellen Maguire-Eisen is Executive Director of the Children’s Melanoma Prevention Foundation and a strong advocate in the fight to prevent all skin cancers. Maryellen is also on the board of the Dermatology Nurses Association and a co-author of two books for children and teens about the need for sun protection. John Barrow is the Founder and President of Coolibar, a company that specializes in sun protection products particularly clothing and the only company that carries a seal of recognition from the American Academy of Dermatology.