Martha and I had the pleasure of participating in a Melanoma Town Hall meeting in Phoenix a couple months ago. Just before the meeting started, Martha sat down with the host, Andrew Schorr, to tell her story and give hopeful advice for other cancer patients out there. I’m terribly biased, of course, but I think […]
Source: A Woman With Skin Cancer Posted A Graphic Selfie To Warn Against Tanning #saynototanning
While not a new rule for us, this clip is certainly worth a watch.
The month of May is Melanoma & Skin Cancer awareness month. Martha and I will be amongst those attempting to ‘paint Facebook/Twitter black’ by replacing our normal profile photos. If you’d like to join us, put on some sunscreen and use the image below. Team ¡Mela-NO-MAS!
November has always been a reflective month for me. It hosts my birthday, my wife’s, and good ol’ Thanksgiving. For the past several years, it’s also hosted the annual melanoma walk at The University of Arizona Cancer Center. Another year has gone by. I don’t say that sentence without considering the weight of it. This […]
With the recent release of iOS 8, Apple is using a different data provider for its built-in Weather app. Next time you pop it open, scroll down to the bottom of the details and take a look at the current UV index for your area. Use this to avoid sunburns — even if it’s cloudy! […]
Truth be told, we’re all dying. It just happens to be that my wife has been dying faster than I have for the past several years. In some ways, after speaking with doctors and nurses in those first horribly confusing and frightening weeks, it felt like she suddenly had a “best if used by” sticker […]
Wow! We had a great turnout this year and all told, it sounds like all the teams raised a total of $50,000 for local melanoma research. More photos Say no to tans and wear your sunscreen, people.
Today’s the day. While it’s been really rough at some points in this roller coaster ride since Martha’s diagnosis in 2009, we’ve been covered by the grace of God and surrounded the the love of many. Over the last four years, it’s really overwhelming anytime I think of the hugs, meals, gift cards, rides, emergency […]
May 6th is «Melanoma Monday». It’s part of Skin Cancer Awareness Month and it’s a perfect opportunity to get a free skin check that could very well save your life. Check yourself; Protect yourself I wear black for my wife, Martha . She and I urge you to take the risk of melanoma seriously and […]