GARDEN CITY, New York, November 17, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- The Mollie Biggane Melanoma Foundation, http://www.molliesfund.org has announced the launch of a free application that will provide valuable information for skin cancer and melanoma detection. This free application is available on iPhone, iPod Touch and the iPad. It can also be downloaded through iTunes.
Mollie's Fund, with the assistance of MCS Advertising, created this interactive guide to provide users with facts about the evolution of skin cancer and melanoma. The application illustrates a self-exam, exhibits mole changes and reinforces behaviors to protect against skin cancer. The program emphasizes the necessity of a professional dermatology examination.
Current estimates state over 80 million users will be able to receive this valuable health resource.
Skin cancer is the most common cancer in the United States. One person each hour dies from melanoma. Melanoma can be cured-if diagnosed and treated early. This initiative supports the mission of Mollie's Fund of creating programs for education and prevention of skin cancer and melanoma.
For more information about the Mollie Biggane Melanoma Foundation, visit, http://www.molliesfund.org.
SOURCE: Mollie Biggane Melanoma Foundation
CONTACT: John Biggane of the Mollie Biggane Melanoma Foundation,+1-516-877-2537