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Melanoma: Finding help

Still have questions about melanoma? Delve into a wealth of online information with our links to recommended organisations.

WebMD Medical Reference
Medically Reviewed by Dr Rob Hicks

Macmillan Cancer Support

Macmillan Cancer Support offers a wealth of information about cancer. It has excellent advice about dealing with the disease and can offer practical help finding local support groups and access to online chat.

Cancer Research UK

Find out about melanoma - its causes, its symptoms, the treatments on offer, and how to live with this type of skin cancer.


This charity provides vital information about the prevention and detection of skin cancer as well as the various types of skin cancer and surgery. Skcin is the only national charity solely committed to significantly raising awareness of what is now the UK's most common and fastest rising cancer.

British Association for Cancer Research (BACR)

The British Association for Cancer Research is a British-based organisation which has promoted cancer research for almost 50 years. It provides educational and training opportunities for those involved in cancer care.

British Association for Surgical Oncology

An umbrella organisation that includes the Association for Cancer Surgery and the Association of Breast Surgery at BASO.

British Association of Dermatologists

A professional organisation for dermatologists. It also offers free downloadable advice on skin disease.

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