Melanoma is one of the most common types of cancer for youth between the ages of 15-29. In North America, one person dies from melanoma every hour and life-time risk for melanoma is now 1 in 63 versus 1 in 1500 in the 1930s.
The network was founded to respond to the need for patients in Canada to have a nationally-based organization to coordinate educational and prevention efforts, provide a strong voice for advocacy, and assist in efforts to target funding for melanoma research.
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Find more information at https://www.melanomanetwork.ca/.