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  1. Commissioners approve funding for three projectsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Lewistown Sentinel

    LEWISTOWN The Mifflin County Commissioners approved the fiscal year 2014 Community Development Block Grant Program funding allocations following a brief public hearing Thursday. James Lettiere, community development administrator, noted during the public hearing that the county's planning and development office received six applications for project funding.

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  2. Acousto-optic tunable filter technology for balloon-borne platformsRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Science Daily

    A balloon-borne acousto-optic tunable filter hyperspectral imager is ideally suited to address numerous outstanding questions in planetary science. Their spectral agility, narrowband wavelength selection, tolerance to the near-space environment, and spectral coverage would enable investigations not feasible from the ground.

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  3. Women's Cancer Pictures Slideshow: 15 Symptoms Women IgnoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | MedicineNet

    ... types of bleeding. Your doctor may order an ultrasound or biopsy to check for endometrial or colorectal cancers. Skin cancer is the most common form of cancer in the U.S. Moles that are changing, irregular in shape or color, or asymmetrical are ...

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  4. A few tips to keep your children safe this summerRead the original story

    Jun 21, 2011 | GreatDad.com

    ... grading of sun screens as well as how to apply them properly. You may greatly reduce your child's risk of skin cancer later on in their lives. Talk to your kids about poolside and water safety. Make sure that they know they should never go swimming ...

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  5. Cigarette company banning smoking at its officesRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | FOX Carolina

    ... older. Changing fashions, cultural attitudes and health beliefs have contributed to the rise of deadly melanoma skin cancer, according to a new study. Changing fashions, cultural attitudes and health beliefs have contributed to the rise of deadly ...

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  6. Lung Cancer Is Invisible, And Other Reasons The Deadliest Cancers Are So DangerousRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Medical Daily

    ... is important for treating all cancers, for some, it's their rapid spread that makes them truly threatening. Skin cancer is one of the most treatable of all cancer types, but that doesn't stop if from taking around 4,820 lives each year. Melanoma is ...

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  7. 'Sunshine can slow weight gain'Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | BBC News

    ... displayed fewer of the warning signs of type 2 diabetes, such as abnormal glucose levels and insulin resistance. Skin cancer is not the only disease that can kill us and we should perhaps balance our advice on sun exposure" These effects of the UV ...

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  8. Sunshine Keeps Us Skinny? A Little Sunlight Can Slow The Progression Of Obesity And DiabetesRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Medical Daily

    With all off the negative attention the sun gets due to its role in skin cancer, it can be easy for us to forget just how important sunlight is for maintaining overall health. A recent study conducted by researchers from the Telethon Kids Institute in Perth, Western Australia, and Universities of Edinburgh and Southampton has revealed that moderate exposure to sunlight can help slow the development of obesity and diabetes.

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  9. Exposure to UV rays releases protein which helps metabolismRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    ... 'Studies such as this one are helping us to understand how the sun can be good for us. 'We need to remember that skin cancer is not the only disease that can kill us and should perhaps balance our advice on sun exposure.' His team, who worked with ...

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  10. Sunshine may slow weight gain and diabetes onset, study suggestsRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... Studies such as this one are helping us to understand how the sun can be good for us. We need to remember that skin cancer is not the only disease that can kill us and should perhaps balance our advice on sun exposure." More information: S. ...

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  11. Want to know the secret to staying thin? It's SUNSHINE, according to expertsRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Mirror.co.uk

    ... studies that sun-seekers live longer than those who spend their lives in the shade. "We need to remember that skin cancer is not the only disease that can kill us and should perhaps balance our advice on sun exposure." Co-author Prof Martin ...

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  12. Dartmouth Study Measures Breast Cancer Tumor Response to Neoadjuvant ChemotherapyRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | Newswise

    ... was published online in Clinical Cancer Research on October 7, 2014. Breast cancer is the most common non-skin cancer in women worldwide, and the second leading cause of women's cancer mortality in the United States. A common treatment strategy ...

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  13. MedLumics Introduces NITID Skin Imaging System at EADVRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | Business Wire

    MedLumics , a medical imaging company specializing in advanced optical coherence tomography technology, debuted its NITIDTM skin imaging system at the 23rd Annual European Academy of Dermatology and Venereology Congress in Amsterdam. NITID is a handheld diagnostic device designed to help dermatologists quickly and minimally invasively diagnose skin cancer.

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  14. Woman discovers brown mark she thought was a blob of melted chocolate is actually CANCERRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Mail on Sunday

    ... told there was nothing to worry Miss Mash, 26, was eventually diagnosed with melanoma - the most deadly form of skin cancer- after a different doctor noticed her mole during an appointment for a chest infection It was only months later that another ...

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  15. 6 healthy things you can have too much ofRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Fox News

    ... are needed to confirm whether this is true. What experts know for sure is that too much sun exposure can lead to skin cancer, including melanoma, the most common cancer in America. Skin cancer can be painful and costly to treat, so sun exposure is ...

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  16. Wollongong skin doctor under investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Illawarra Mercury

    A doctor at Wollongong Skin Cancer Clinic is under investigation by the Health Care Complaints Commission after several patients have come forward with stories of scarring and infection. A doctor at Wollongong Skin Cancer Clinic is under investigation by the Health Care Complaints Commission after several patients have come forward with stories of scarring and infection.

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  17. Ageless Derma Launches Its Latest Line of Daily Moisturizing Sunscreen SPF 35+Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | PRWeb

    ... results in skin burning from UVB rays and the signs of premature aging in the form of wrinkles and lines, and skin cancer, from the sun's UVA rays. The developers at Ageless Derma Skin Care know they are making something remarkable happen in the ...

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  18. The childhood that our children missRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Times of Oman

    ... to be alone. It was all open under the blue sky and no one was complaining that the sun was a major cause of skin cancer. The same businessmen, to make a quick buck, are selling creams to protect us from the sunlight and drinks to replenish our ...

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  19. Politicians saddened by death of young mum Gemma Watson take action on sunbedsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Chronicle Live

    Shocking cases of skin cancer which have claimed the lives of Tyneside's young women have led politicians to take action. Tonight at a meeting of North Tyneside Council , three members will press for the authority to recognise the devestating impact skin cancer has on families, and demand the Government lets councils prosecute shop owners that don't follow health guidelines.

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  20. Eye myths: what does (and doesn't) affect your visionRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Australian Broadcasting Corporation

    ... to both short term and long term effects of harmful ultraviolet (UV) radiation, says Cancer Council Australia's Skin Cancer Committee chair Louise Baldwin. "The most common short-term impact of UV exposure to the eye is acute photo keratopathy, ...

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