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  1. Breast cancer 'is not a single disease,' say expertsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Medical News Today

    ... diagnosis and treatment and help patients better understand how their diagnosis will affect their health. After skin cancer , breast cancer is the most common cancer among American women. This year, it is estimated that 231,840 new cases of invasive ...

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  2. Cancer treatment breakthrough by Australian researcherRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Newkerala.com

    An all-new generation of long-lasting drugs for melanoma, a type of skin cancer, may flow from a new discovery by an Australian researcher. The University of Newcastle announced on Tuesday that Xu Dong Zhang had made the discovery which has excited other researchers around the world, Xinhua news agency reported.

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  3. Solitair device aims to takes guesswork out of sun safetyRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | WNFL-AM Green Bay

    ... and UVB radiation from the sun damage skin-cell DNA and are partly responsible for skin ageing and for promoting skin cancer. But sunlight is also vital for a host of crucial body functions. Vitamin D, sometimes known as the "sunshine vitamin", is ...

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  4. Catching rays: Dalhousie student from P.E.I. does sun exposure studyRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | CBC News

    ... stuff, and then you get to the next question and they feel kind of obligated to say that they're worried about skin cancer. But it was interesting to see people's reactions when they say, 'Oh, I thought about looking old, but I actually didn't think ...

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  5. Proper sunscreen selection, application crucial for healthRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | The University Star

    ... start proper skincare in their youth, they will have fewer skin problems in their later years. Additionally, skin cancer is one of the most common forms in the United States. Some people have a misconception that those and higher amounts of melanin ...

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  6. Tuesday's Ultraviolet Index Level In Los Angeles Will Be 9Read the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | KFI

    ... in about four minutes if not protected. Ultraviolet radiation is blamed for a host of health problems, including skin cancer and cataracts.

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  7. Collection gets underway to help Utah's homeless cope with sunny weatherRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... - with 22.5 to 33.5 of every 100,000 people diagnosed with the disease - one of the most dangerous kinds of skin cancer, a health department news release said. Utah's high altitude and extensive outdoor recreation opportunities increase Utahns' ...

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  8. City of Miami Beach to install 50 free, sunscreen dispensers in public areasRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Beacon

    Despite the fact that people like Stephanie Fernandez are aware of the dangers of sun exposure, the number of those affected by skin conditions in Florida is only increasing. In an effort to control the spread of these skin conditions, the City of Miami Beach and the Mount Sinai Medical Center have partnered up to decrease the Sunshine State's skin cancer rates by installing 50 sunscreen dispensers in public pools, parks and various access points around the beach.

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  9. Health chiefs warn over sun risk at EasterRead the original story

    Yesterday | Lytham Today

    ... holiday. It comes as they revealed the most common phrase heard by nurses when they tell a patient they have skin cancer is "but I haven't been sunbathing" or "I don't sit in the sun." We are currently targeting gardeners as now is the time most ...

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  10. Anti-aging Products Worth Hundreds Of Billions And Seen To Grow, NutraVive Phytoceramides IncludedRead the original story

    Yesterday | Emailwire.com

    ... increase. UV absorbers as they are called are products for external use such as sprays, lotions, gel and creams. Skin cancer awareness and prevention of aging became and is at the top of advertising companies. UV absorbers are generally appealing. ...

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  11. March4Meg Supporters Pound the Pavement in Fight Against MelanomaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Patch.com

    ... Dr. Adam Riker, a practicing Surgical Oncology doctor at Christ Advocate Hospital, who announced a "Free Skin Cancer Screening" in Klein Park Saturday, August 1, from 9 a.m. until 3 p.m. Three years removed from Meg Moonan's losing battle with ...

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  12. Notice of Annual Results 2014Read the original story

    Yesterday | PR-inside.com

    ... drug which is approved in Europe for the treatment of mild and moderate actinic keratosis (superficial skin cancer) with photodynamic therapy (light therapy). Biofrontera is the first German pharmaceutical start-up company to obtain centralised ...

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  13. More Than Skin DeepRead the original story

    Yesterday | KISU-TV Pocatello

    This examination of skin cancer draws on nationally known experts in their fields, personal testimony and re-enactments to discuss the disease in the United States.

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  14. The leukemia inhibitory factor (LIF) and p21 mediate the TGFI2...Read the original story

    Sunday | BioMed Central

    Background Cutaneous melanoma is the most lethal skin cancer and its incidence in developed countries has dramatically increased over the past decades. Localized tumors are easily treated by surgery, but advanced melanomas lack efficient treatment and are associated with very poor outcomes.

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  15. The positive lasting effects of laser hair removalRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 1 | InsideHalton.com

    ... giving it a smoother appearance. Lasers have been around for about 20 years, and were originally for treating skin cancer, when it was noticed that hair was not growing back in the areas where the laser was used. This cosmetic procedure is used for ...

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  16. FDA Is Systematically Screening For Safe SunscreensRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Wall Street Journal

    There is currently not enough data to determine that any of the ingredients under review are generally recognized as safe and effective. Your editorial "Washington's Skin Cancer Hostages" is wrong about the FDA's review of sunscreen ingredients changes made by the Sunscreen Innovation Act.

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  17. Gear up to ride for food, charity and fun at the MSU Gran FondoRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | WOTV Battle Creek

    ... end at The B.O.B., in downtown Grand Rapids. The MSU Gran Fondo is a non-competitive cycling event to benefit skin cancer awareness, prevention and research. The ride includes the 80-mile ride, 40-mile ride and 12-mile ride. Why ride? It's all for a ...

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  18. Toxic skin whitening products discovered in high street shops in shock investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 28 | Mirror.co.uk

    ... top layer of skin and the body's natural defence against infection and the sun. It can also increase the risk of skin cancer and cause fatal liver and kidney damage if it enters the bloodstream. It's been illegal across the EU since 2001 to sell ...

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  19. ICYMI: Needham Man Fights Against Cancer in Honor of FatherRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 28 | Patch.com

    ... cause of her age 20 diagnosis. "Any exposure to them before the age of 18 dramatically increases your risk of skin cancer." While prostate cancer is not in the category of preventable diseases, Cancer.org suggests smoking as a risk factor even ...

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  20. When Sunny weather returns, be mindful Melanoma is on the riseRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 28 | WHNT-TV Huntsville

    Even though its a little chilly here in Huntsville, students around the country are heading down to the beach this month for spring break and with summer around the corner, we all look forward to catching some rays. But, one local dermatologist wants to remind sun worshipers, the life-threatening skin cancer melanoma is on the rise.

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