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... Hey everyone. For the longest time I have had a lot more moles on my left shoulder than my right. Some are light while others are dark. They kind of vary in shape as well but most of them are round. ... (0 replies)
... ally stopped and i never really exposed myself to the sun that much anymore...only went to the beach once or twice in those 8 years i think. I have never had any moles removed, and all my moles look benign...i do monthly checks of my skin for any changes. The result of all this is that i'm mighty pale. ... (3 replies)
... I also went to the tanning bed for years and did so gradually. ... (8 replies)

... I'm working on getting a tan and I want to know when at the beach or the pool, what is the best way of tanning without getting too many freckles or moles? ... (5 replies)
... law has quite a few that she didn't have when she was younger. Could be her genes, could be from the sun when she was younger. She's in her 70's and it's more common in older people but I'm sure younger ones like you can get them, too. ... (3 replies)
... get burnt at the beginning then tan from then on. I just started up again about two weeks ago. The 2nd day I got burnt pretty bad, and stopped tanning for a few days until the burn was gone. I've now gone about 8 or 9 times. Now I have a few concerns. ... (6 replies)
Mole change
Mar 7, 2004
... Hi Saraly Not sure which country you're in but in the UK GP's do recognise and remove malignant melanomas. We have GP's who are qualified to perform minor surgery in our Health Centres. In my case a GP removed my melanoma because referral to a dermatologist would have meant keeping the offending mole weeks longer. The GP removed it within a few days of agreeing with me that... (8 replies)
Mole change
Mar 7, 2004
... While most moles are nothing, any change is worrisome and a warning sign. Obviously cells are changing in your mole, you can see that for yourself. ... (8 replies)
Melanoma
Oct 30, 2012
... il it actually grew into a mole. But the mole looked...weird. It was absolutely, perfectly round, with the most crisp and clean borders I'd ever seen. None of my moles looked that way. And then, in Dec 2006, it sort of "popped" up. ... (1 replies)
... Hello and welcome! I had melanoma 5+ years ago, so I do understand how the idea would be very scary. The first pictures you have posted don't ring any concern bells to me. My question would be if you have had your doctor look at them? That's the expert. Though I really don't think there is much to worry about. The ones on your toe do look a bit odd, but personally, I... (1 replies)
... Melanoma typically developes from a mole, which is why it is important for individuals who are at risk to observe any moles they have for changes. However, an odd shaped or oddly colored mole does not necessarily mean melanoma immediately, but it is best to get it checked out. ... (1 replies)
... im 21 years old, ive been tanning on and off for about 3 years now. ... (1 replies)
... To answer your question, old moles can become cancerous, yes. But do changes in moles always mean cancer? ... (1 replies)
... Melanoma can develop from an existing mole or can grow from a newly developed mole. However, if it's from an existing mole, the mole must change on its own. Picking at the mole until it bleeds, or becomes tender and swells, does not mean it's melanoma. ... (5 replies)
... I just had a stage 1 melanoma removed TODAY. I cannot believe how deep the surgeon had to dig into my skin. From now on, I will ALWAYS wear a wide brimmed hat to cover my scalp, ears, and face. ... (5 replies)
... Bob Marley died from Melanoma. ... (5 replies)
... s removed over the past 30 years. I on the other hand used to skim board almost daily and jog shirtless. The only time I get any form of a burn occurs on my back from laying on the tanning bed. I rarely ever get any form of a burn from sun,I think it's due to my application of lotion after sun exposure. ... (5 replies)
... from the tanning beds by the way!!! ... (5 replies)
... Hi Mattie, I'm from Minnesota too and found this board to help me SOOOO much when I went through my melanoma scare. ... (7 replies)
... who used tanning beds.. I like it so much I bought one... Foolish me... BUT for awhile even looking down at my moles on my arms made me sick.. it is getting better.. ... (7 replies)


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