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

8 hrs ago | Health News Digest

Got a Mole? New Scarless Removal Method Uses Radiofrequency

Moles or nevi come in all shapes and sizes, and can be brown, red, black or skin color.

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Related Topix: Midlothian, VA, Medicine, Dermatology, Health

13 hrs ago | TheAlternativePress.com

Elm Terrace Gardens Celebrates Melanoma Awareness Day

Each month, Elm Terrace Gardens continuing care retirement community of Lansdale hosts a "cause day" to spread awareness about a cause or disease.

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Related Topix: Elm Terrace, WV, Medicine, Health, Life, Fruits, Food, Cake, Baked Goods, Dessert

17 hrs ago | NewsTarget.com

How to make your own sunscreen

Many commercial sunscreens contain toxic ingredients that actually raise the risk of skin cancer.

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Related Topix: Life, Food, Recipes, Sundown, Bullfrog, Sunscreens (generic), Medicine, Cancer, Health, Entomology, Science

21 hrs ago | Gazetteandherald.co.uk

Royal Wootton Bassett ex-mayor says thanks with A 4,000

THE former mayor of Royal Wootton Bassett returned to the Great Western Hospital victorious yesterday having not only beaten skin cancer but having raised A 4,000 for Macmillan Cancer Support.

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Related Topix: World News, United Kingdom, Medicine, Health

Yesterday | Martha Stewart

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Perricone MD Cosmeceuticals' new makeup collection puts serious sun protection front and center.

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Related Topix: Cancer, Medicine, Health

Sat Jul 26, 2014

Boston.com

Choosing the right sunscreen can prevent cancer

Sunscreen may be big business, with sales topping $1 billion last year, but not nearly enough of us seem to buy into its importance.

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Related Topix: Cancer, Health, Basking Ridge, NJ, Sundown, Bullfrog, Sunscreens (generic)

WTVG-TV Toledo

Mom honors son lost to skin cancer with proud to be pale

A Sylvania mother is granting her son's dying wish by spreading awareness about skin cancer and raising money fight melanoma.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health

Chronicle Live

Mum-of-three given three months to live but she's determined to prove doctors wrong

Keep up to date with all the build-up, action and reaction to Newcastle United's pre-season clash with Wellington Phoenix at the Westpac Stadium The Arena is to host its first ever outdoor club event with Hau5 with big name acts for September 20 and 21 Cheryl's new husband Jean-Bernard Fernandez-Versini is reported to have spent thousands on roses ... (more)

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health

Fri Jul 25, 2014

BioSpace

Pain And Itch May Be Signs Of Skin Cancer, s Chair Of Dermatology Reveals

Research Led by Temple's Chair of Dermatology Shows that Pain and Itch May Be Signs of Skin Cancer Asking patients if a suspicious skin lesion is painful or itchy may help doctors decide whether the spot is likely to be cancerous, according to a new study headed by Gil Yosipovitch, MD, Chairman of the Department of Dermatology at Temple University ... (more)

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Dermatology, Temple University

Examiner.com

Your guide to sun safety

There was once a time, many centuries ago, when pale skin was a sign of wealth and beauty.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health

Gazetteherald.co.uk

Advice on how to protect your skin in a heatwave

SKIN experts will be on hand to advise how best to protect your skin from the sun at this year's Ryedale Show on July 29. Macmillan Skin Cancer Nurse Specialists, Lucy Skelton from York Hospital and Janet Parish from Scarborough Hospital, will be on hand at the Ryedale Show at Kirkbymoorside to advise people on how to avoid skin cancer.

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Related Topix: Health

Thu Jul 24, 2014

Post and Courier

Uncomfortable in my own skin

We're looking for the next guest columnist. Send us your unpublished story in 700 words or less for consideration.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health

Stanford

Melanoma rates exceed lung cancer in some areas

Californians, step away from the beach and grab a hat and sunscreen. Our team of researchers from the Cancer Prevention Institute of California / Stanford Cancer Institute released a new report this week documenting the rapidly growing burden of melanoma in Marin County, Cali.

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Related Topix: California, Health, Lung Cancer, San Francisco County, CA, San Francisco, CA, Medicine, Breast Cancer

Science Daily

Natural products from plants protect skin during cancer radiotherapy

Plant-derived natural product chemicals could offer protection to the skin from the harmful effects of gamma radiation during cancer radiotherapy, suggests research.

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Related Topix: Medicine, World News, Japan, Genetics

EurekAlert!

Piggy-backing cells hold clue to skin cancer growth

Skin Cancer cells work together to spread further and faster, according to a new study published in Cell Reports.

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Related Topix: Cancer, Health

The Pound Ridge Daily Voice

Summer Sun Protection, Tips for Healthy Skin

With summer underway, many people are spending more time outdoors. While enjoying the warm weather and longer days, remember to practice sun safety.

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Related Topix: Weather, Health

Northern Michigan News

Melanoma 5K fundraiser continues in honor of McBain man

Kelly Van Houten was 68 years old when he died last April of melanoma - a disease that was so devastating for his family that they are doing whatever they can to prevent others from experiencing its horrors.

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Related Topix: McBain, MI, Medicine, Health

Wed Jul 23, 2014

CBS Local

Skin Cancer Rate In Marin County Alarmingly Higher Than Rest Of California

The rate of diagnoses in Marin County for melanoma are 43-percent higher than the rest of the Bay Area, and 60-percent higher than the rest of California.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health

Portland Tribune

Protect the skin you're in

When you think of sun and the potential for skin cancer, you may think of places like Florida or California, but did you know that Oregon has higher rates of skin cancer than both of these states? It's true.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

EurekAlert!

Research led by Temple's chair of dermatology: Pain and itch may be signs of skin cancer

Asking patients if a suspicious skin lesion is painful or itchy may help doctors decide whether the spot is likely to be cancerous, according to a new study headed by Gil Yosipovitch, MD, Chairman of the Department of Dermatology at Temple University School of Medicine.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Dermatology, Temple University

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