skin cancer


New Study Examines Link Between Citrus and Skin Cancer

A new study examines the link between citrus consumption and skin cancer.



Charlie Brennan – Friday, July 11th – State of STL County; STL County Executive Charlie Dooley Staffer, Pat Washington; Dr. Mary Noel George

Charlie discusses the state of St. Louis County under STL County Executive Charlie Dooley’s leadership and talks with STL County Executive Staffer Pat Washington about KMOX request for Dooley-Stenger debate; and Dr. Mary Noel George on summer skin safety and skin cancer.


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May Is Melanoma Awareness Month

After 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.


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The Risks Of Sun Exposure And How To Protect Your Skin This Summer

Now 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.


Health and Fitness

KMOX Health & Wellness Show

Sheila John Schwepker, owner of TANS, shared her story of skin cancer and why she developed the company that is now far-reaching to those yearning for the golden look and their new partnership with Mizzou […]

NewsRadio 1120 KMOX–12/09/2012


The Mark Reardon Show: Permission to Tan & Navy SEAL Eric Greitens

Missouri State Representative Gary Cross talks with Mark about his bill to make teen get parental permission before using a tanning booth.


FDA Heats Up Sunscreen Standards

New regulations are meant to make consumers more aware of the effectiveness of sun products.


Cicada The Washington Post

Total Information AM – Thursday, June 2nd

Part of the soundtrack of summer includes cicadas. We spoke with entomologist Mary Kroening about the little beasties. Dr. Joe warned us about the summer sun and skin cancer and the folks at FEMA and the American Red Cross want to help small businesses prepare for disasters.


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