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News on Skin Cancer continually updated from thousands of sources around the net.

2 hrs ago | Stylelist

Are you sun safe? See our checklist to make sure

"Every year there are more patients with a skin cancer diagnosis than breast, lung, and colon combined," explained Yael Cohen, founder of FCancer.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Cancer, Health, Sundown, Bullfrog, Sunscreens (generic)

6 hrs ago | Observer & Eccentric

Event kicks off healthy summer effort

Joseph Mercy Health System partners with IHA, Canton Leisure Services, WSDP-FM and the Canton Observer to offer the third annual Healthy Summer Kick-Off from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, May 3. "As the largest health care provider in Canton, we're committed to helping the community kick off their summer activities in a fun and healthy environment," ... (more)

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Related Topix: Canton, MI, Medicine, Ann Arbor, MI

Sat Apr 19, 2014

Wall St. Cheat Sheet

Beat the Heat With These 5 Health Tips

Temperatures are rising for most of the country, and after this prolonged winter, many are jumping at the opportunity to enjoy a nice day outside.

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Related Topix: Weather, Medicine, Health

Fri Apr 18, 2014

Examiner.com

Viagra use may increase risk of melanoma

Most Floridians know that exposure to the sun increases their risk of skin cancers, but until a published report in JAMA: Internal Medicine last week, no one would have imagined that men taking Viagra could significantly raise their chances of developing melanomas which are potentially the deadliest skin cancer.

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Related Topix: Viagra, Sildenafil (generic), Health, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Hospital Administration, Healthcare Industry, Erectile Dysfunction

The Kaleidoscope

Engineered Cartilage Used in First Nasal Reconstruction Surgeries

Researchers at the University of Basel in Switzerland have reported successful nasal reconstruction surgery of cancer patients with lab-grown cartilage.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health

Thu Apr 17, 2014

PhysOrg Weblog

Survival hope for melanoma patients thanks to new vaccine

University of Adelaide researchers have discovered that a new trial vaccine offers the most promising treatment to date for melanoma that has spread, with increased patient survival rates and improved ability to stop or reverse the cancer.

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Related Topix: Vaccinations, Medicine, Genetics

Business Wire

Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filings

The Living Spaces Phoenix showroom will be located at 6600 W... Life Time and 'BUILT WITH CHOCOLATE MILK' Partner to Educate Members and Athletic Event Participants on the Benefits of Refueling with Chocolate Milk During Training and Recovery )--Life Time -The Healthy Way of Life Company, today announced the BUILT WITH CHOCOLATE MILKa campaign as ... (more)

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Related Topix: Essex Rental, Computers, icad, Medical Equipment, Medicine, Health, California

Men's Journal

Which is Safer: A Fake Tan or a Real One?

In the early '50s, Coppertone began selling the first commercially successful sunscreen and followed that up with the first sunless tanner for consumers just ten years later.

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Related Topix: Sundown, Bullfrog, Sunscreens (generic), Medicine, Health, Cancer, Dermatology

Freshnews

iCAD Reports Continued Growth in Adoption and Utilization of Its Xoft System to Treat Skin Cancer

In addition, a growing body of clinical evidence provides ongoing support for the use of the Xoft System for this skin cancer application.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Cancer, Computers, icad, Medical Equipment, Health, Oncology, Dermatology, Surgery

The Wave

Sisters hope iTan salon sets a tone in San Clemente

Hours: 7 a.m. to 9 p.m. Mondays through Fridays, 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. Saturdays, 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. Sundays Though iTan's salon staff is trained to give clients a safe amount of exposure to ultraviolet rays, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration cautions that "exposure to UV radiation, whether from the sun or indoor tanning beds, can cause skin cancer, ... (more)

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Related Topix: San Clemente, CA, Food and Drug Administration, Health

Australian Broadcasting Corporation

Investigations mounting into research at University of New South Wales

MARK COLVIN: The University of New South Wales is launching two new investigations into the work of one of its leading scientists.

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Related Topix: Australia, World News, Medicine

ABC News

Research investigations mounting for embattled UNSW professor

Millions of dollars in research money for the University of New South Wales has been frozen as multiple investigations into alleged research misconduct are launched.

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Related Topix: Australia, World News, Medicine, Health

Wed Apr 16, 2014

Mirror.co.uk

New figures show lung cancer and other rates are different between men and women

Research shows that lung cancer rates are rising for women but falling for men and this isn't the only difference in male and female health The latest research on life expectancy shows that women are still living longer than men - with an impressive average life span of 83 years versus 79 for their male counterparts.

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Related Topix: Health, Lung Cancer, Medicine

Alabama Live

'American Idol' tour comes to Birmingham July 26, with Alabama's Jess Meuse, Dexter...

The top 10 singers on "American Idol" will perform in 41 cities this year, on a tour linked to the show.

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Related Topix: Game Show, American Idol, Reality TV, Entertainment, Television, Alabama, Medicine, Health

Fox News

Erectile dysfunction drugs linked to skin cancer?

A new study shows a possible link between popular erectile dysfunction drugs and an increased risk of developing a deadly form of skin cancer.

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Related Topix: Erectile Dysfunction, Health, Cancer

WXIX-TV Cincinnati

New advanced melanoma treatment on the horizon

Federal health officials expect more than 76,000 new cases of melanoma, or skin cancer, this year.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Oncology

WAFB-TV Baton Rouge

New advanced melanoma treatment on the horizon

Federal health officials expect more than 76,000 new cases of melanoma, or skin cancer, this year.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Oncology

The Advocate

May 3 walk to raise funds for melanoma cancer research

AIM at Melanoma, a nonprofit organization and leader at the forefront of research, education, legislation and awareness, is inviting walkers on May 3 for its first fundraising walk/run at Granville Intermediate School, 2025 Burg Street.

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Related Topix: Granville, OH, Medicine, Health

Observer

Area residents invited to 'Becky's Hope 4 A Cure' event

Rebecca Jo Smith, wife of Alvin 'Nick' Smith of Clinton, lost her battle with melanoma in September 2012.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Iowa, Cameras

Tue Apr 15, 2014

WAFB-TV Baton Rouge

New advanced melanoma treatment on the horizon

Federal health officials expect more than 76,000 new cases of melanoma, or skin cancer, this year.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Oncology

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