Richard David Kann Melanoma Foundation and the 1st Annual Heart and Sole Bash

Richard David Kann Melanoma Foundation and the 1st Annual Heart and Sole Bash

The Richard David Kann Melanoma Foundation is happy to announce its presence at the first annual Heart and Sole Bash! This is the first ever district-wide health event. Open to all School District employees and their families, it will be held on the Palm Beach Central...
A Melanoma Risk Prediction Model and Populations at Increased Risk of Developing Melanoma

A Melanoma Risk Prediction Model and Populations at Increased Risk of Developing Melanoma

A multivariable risk prediction model was developed to investigate various indices for melanoma predisposition, including hair color, nevus density, family medical history, prior incidences of melanoma, and tanning bed use. The model yielded little variation between...
The Health and Economic Benefits of Reducing Indoor Tanning

The Health and Economic Benefits of Reducing Indoor Tanning

After the US Food and Drug Administration proposed prohibiting indoor tanning for minors, researchers from the CDC Division of Cancer Prevention and Control conducted a study to determine the various health and economic benefits of such legislation.  Their research...
Richard David Kann Melanoma Foundation Receives Grant from The Quantum Foundation

Richard David Kann Melanoma Foundation Receives Grant from The Quantum Foundation

For Immediate Release Media Contact: Cara MacVane: 561-685-2342 CMacVane@aol.com PALM BEACH COUNTY, FL- (APRIL 17, 2017) The Richard David Kann (RDK) Melanoma Foundation is pleased to announce that they recently received a generous grant of $25,000 from The Quantum...
Run From The Rays 5K Run/Walk with the Richard David Kann Melanoma Foundation

Run From The Rays 5K Run/Walk with the Richard David Kann Melanoma Foundation

Sunday, April 23, 2017 – Sign-up click here Location: Boca Raton, FL US 33431 Directions Type: Run or Run/Walk, Virtual Race Events Event Time Price Details 5K Run/walk 7:00AM EDT $30 Registration ends April 22, 2017 at 11:59am EDT One Mile Run Walk (Age 17+)...
The Month of May is nationally recognized as skin cancer awareness month

The Month of May is nationally recognized as skin cancer awareness month

Melanoma Monday Art Contest Dear Principals, Directors of Art, Health/PE, Language, and Science Education, The Month of May is nationally recognized as skin cancer awareness month and the first Monday in May is known as Melanoma Monday. In support of this vital public...

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