Melanoma Awareness Products
This category includes products featuring the Black Ribbon representing Melanoma Awareness. May is Melanoma Awareness month. Choose Hope offers a wide variety of Melanoma support and awareness products including bracelets, wristbands, jewelry, pins, apparel, hats and many more.
Cancer of the skin is by far the most common of all cancers. Melanoma accounts for only about 1% of skin cancers.
There will be an estimated 96,500 new cases of melanoma diagnosed this year and is about 2 to 1 more common in men than women. Melanoma is more than 20 times more common in whites than African American’s. Overall, the lifetime risk of getting melanoma is about 2.6% for whites compared to 0.1% for blacks and 0.58% for Hispanics.
All statistical info from American Cancer Society website