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  1. Bayer Appoints Cardinal Health as U.S. Based Contract Manufacturer for XofigoA InjectionRead the original story

    25 min ago | Freshnews

    ... (CRPC) and Bone Metastases Prostate cancer is the most common cancer among men in the United States (other than skin cancer). Approximately four percent of prostate cancer cases are considered distant, which means that the cancer has spread beyond ...


  2. Flying Time Could Raise Skin Cancer Risks for PilotsRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | MedlinePlus

    ... or snowy ground, which can reflect UV radiation, the researchers noted. The new study suggests that "regular skin cancer screenings are imperative for airline employees," said Dr. Gary Goldenberg, an assistant clinical professor of dermatology at ...


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    4 hrs ago | Nottingham Evening Post

    ... Centre - won the contract for providing adult dermatology services, including treatments for patients with skin cancer. According to Circle, three consultants transferred to the company as a result, but at least three were unwilling to transfer to a ...


  4. Why pilots face high risk of skin cancerRead the original story

    5 hrs ago |

    Aircraft pilots are at considerable risk of skin cancer, being exposed to ultra violet rays of the sun, which aircraft windshields do not completely block, according to a new study. According to researchers, pilots flying for an hour at an altitude of 30,000 feet are exposed to the same amount of solar radiation as during 20 minutes on a tanning bed, the Daily Mail reported Wednesday.


  5. Old-school Brad Haddin is in a class of his ownRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Age

    ... likelihood of Richie Benaud calling the Sydney Test is diminishing as he recovers from radiation treatment for skin cancer. Nine had hoped the captain of the commentary team would be available for the final Test in his hometown, but it appears to be ...


  6. Cockpit UV radiation similar to tanning bedsRead the original story

    7 hrs ago |

    ... bed session, the findings said. UV-A radiation can cause DNA damage in cells and its role in melanoma, a type of skin cancer, is well known, the authors said. "Airplane windshields do not completely block UV-A radiation and therefore are not enough ...


  7. Scientists investigate use of cognitive computing-based visual...Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... number of cases detected and help clinicians make earlier diagnoses. Despite efforts to address risk factors, skin cancer is still the most commonly diagnosed cancer in the United States with nearly 5 million people treated for the disease every ...


  8. Letter: Better sunscreen aheadRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Northwest Herald

    Because of your hard work, President Barack Obama recently signed this lifesaving legislation into law, opening access to better sunscreens and reducing the risk of skin cancer. This new law speeds up the Food and Drug Administration's approval process for sunscreen ingredients, which will authorize ingredients that have been safely used in Europe, Canada and other countries for years.


  9. Researcher to cancer: 'Resistance will be futile'Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | PhysOrg Weblog

    Turning the tables, Katherine Borden at the University of Montreal's Institute for Research in Immunology and Cancer has evoked Star Trek's Borg in her fight against the disease. "Cancer cells rapidly evolve a multitude of defense mechanisms to evade the effects of the oncologist's drug arsenal.


  10. Novel and enhanced anti-melanoma DNA vaccine targeting the tyrosinase ...Read the original story

    13 hrs ago | Cancer Gene Therapy

    ... , due likely, in part, to the facilitation of a change in the tumor microenvironment through MDSC suppression. Skin cancer is one of the most common types of cancers diagnosed in the United States, with an estimated 2 million new cases annually. ...


  11. Lung cancer deaths rise in women as smoking takes its tollRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago |

    Death rates for Irish women from lung cancer are continuing to rise because of the numbers who took up smoking when they were younger, a new report has revealed. It also highlights the increase in deaths from melanoma - the aggressive form of skin cancer - in men as a result of failure to protect themselves from too much sun exposure.


  12. What Would Earth Be Like Without the Moon?: Just how much would we miss our lunar friend?Read the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | City Paper

    ... strong magnetic field. This in turn protects us from radiation (at least somewhat-see last week's column on skin cancer) and solar winds. And the pull of the moon's gravity acts on every molecule on earth, powering the tides (see below) and creating ...


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    16 hrs ago | Click2Houston

    ... thing you can do for your dog is to inspect your dog for growths, like you would examine your skin for potential skin cancer. "This is where I think taking your dog to a veterinarian, even a groomer... I can't tell you how many times I've had ...


  14. Son's approach to his cancer strengthens his familyRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Chino Valley Review

    Kerrie Postgate has handled the past three years of her son's battle with cancer the way any mother would - with a determination to beat the disease. Jonathan's melanoma skin cancer started when he was 18 in 2011 with a marble-size patch on his chest that began to grow, so he had it tested.


  15. For Pilots, Flying May Be Just as Dangerous as Fake BakeRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | US News & World Report

    ... and flight attendants are at high risk for developing melanoma, the deadliest - though least common - type of skin cancer. "At the pilot seat, flying for 56.6 minutes at 30,000 feet, you could get the same amount of ... radiation of a 20-minute ...


  16. Balog: Displacement could be devastatingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 1 |

    ... King received some positive news today from his doctors in his fight with squamous cell carcinoma, a form of skin cancer he was diagnosed with this spring. BassFan columnist Miles "Sonar" Burghoff has recently embarked on a new professional venture ...


  17. Research and Markets: North American Dermatology Diagnostic Devices Market Report 2014Read the original story

    20 hrs ago | Information Technology

    ... growing demand are the prevalence of skin disorders, such as several tanning issues caused due to sun exposure, skin cancer, psoriasis, varicose veins, pigmentation, and vascular lesions. Advancements made in the field of dermatology have also ...


  18. Airline pilots exposed to as much UV radiation as regular sunbed usersRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | The Independent

    ... people on sunbeds, a new study has claimed. Previous research has suggested that pilots are at a higher risk of skin cancer, with ultraviolet radiation encountered in the cockpit believed to be a possible cause. Scientists at the University of ...


  19. Airline pilots can be exposed to cockpit radiation similar to tanning bedsRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... exposure, a small new study suggests, even though ultraviolet (UV) radiation from the sun is a major cause of skin cancer. Johns Hopkins researchers have developed a sugar-based molecular microcapsule that eliminates the toxicity of an anticancer ...


  20. Prop plane pilots exposed to tanning-bed radiation levelsRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | Reuters

    ... radiation at the earth's surface and penetrates beyond the top layer of human skin, increasing the risk for skin cancer, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. UV-B can cause some forms of skin cancer as well, but does not ...