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  1. Bondi local Cyril Baldock, 70, attempting to set record for oldest swimmer of English ChannelRead the original story w/Photo

    14 min ago | ABC News

    ... ut weather and tides play a huge role in how far and how long the swim takes. He has lost a number of friends to skin cancer and is raising money for the Melanoma Institute of Australia.


  2. You Asked: Is Coffee Bad For You?Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Time

    ... coffee to improved memory, mood and energy levels. The drink could even help shield you from a deadly form of skin cancer. How? The caffeine in coffee may interact with a type of "repair gene" that plays a role in the development of basal cell ...


  3. Brits are 'ignorant' of sunburn risks, poll revealsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | ITV

    ... using sun cream which was out of date and 19 per cent said they used tanning oil instead. Carol Goodman, a skin cancer nurse specialist on the Macmillan Support Line, said the research highlighted "a very real problem" when it comes to British ...


  4. Discovery of crucial step in DNA repair could lead to new therapiesRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Medical News Today

    ... cut out damaged DNA and are so sensitive to UV light that even fluorescent lights can blister their skin. Their skin cancer rates are 2,000 times higher than in people without the disorder. They can safely venture outside only at night. Smerdon and ...


  5. PhotobiologyRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | The Journal of Investigative Dermatology

    ... (vitamin B3) prevents UV-induced immunosuppression and reduces premalignant keratoses and possibly nonmelanoma skin cancer in Phase 2 clinical trials. As a precursor of nicotinanide adenine dinucleotide (NAD ), nicotinamide plays a central role in ...


  6. Hyannis tanning salon avoids shutdownRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Cape Cod Times

    ... that they cannot be in the sun for a year and now have a significantly higher risk for some form of skin cancer in the future. After the hearing McKean said that the lack of inspections at the tanning salon was a mistake that occurred when ...


  7. Working 4 You: The sun damage you can't seeRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | KXLY-TV Spokane

    ... a UV camera. The UV camera shows the damage beneath the surface, before you develop moles and before you can see skin cancer. It proves that, while we may be diligent as adults protecting our skin, the damage we did as young adults and kids may ...


  8. Viral video reveals human skin through ultraviolet lensRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | My FOX Chicago

    ... and after of skin in an ultraviolet camera can be revealing. Freckles and brown spots can lead to wrinkles, skin cancer and melanoma. Dermatologists at RUSH Medical Center have used UV cameras for years to reveal sun damage. They said the viral ...


  9. German cancer survivor begins sixth world cycling tourRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Chronicle Herald

    In 1987, at 29, doctors told Westphal he had malignant melanoma (skin cancer) and would only live for six months. "I was very depressed because I can't believe I got cancer because I don't smoke, I don't drink and I was very (athletic)," said ...


  10. How the Sun Sees You: A Skin Health Reality CheckRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Men's Journal

    ... methylparaben, and propylparaben, break down to free radicals in UV light, adding to skin aging and skin cancer risk - and phthalates. New research indicates that high exposure to these endocrine disrupters, commonly found in personal care products, ...


  11. A fifth of adults think they can't get sunburnt if they already have a tanRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago |

    ... found that two per cent thought it was possible to get sunburnt at night during a full moon. Carol Goodman, a skin cancer nurse specialist on the Macmillan Support Line, pointed out that the research highlights "a very real problem" when it comes to ...


  12. Cancer-stricken cows reportedly snuck into food supplyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... that the owners of Petaluma-based Rancho Feeding Corp. schemed with employees to slaughter about 79 cows with skin cancer of the eye rather than stopping plant operations during inspector lunch breaks. Then, the government alleges, plant workers ...


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

    Jun 21, 2011 |

    ... 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 ...


  14. This is how the sun sees you: Viral video shows damaging effects of UV raysRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago |

    ... faces in shame. According to the American Academy of Dermatology , one out of every five of us will develop skin cancer in our lifetime. Those who spend a lot of time in the sun or use tanning beds are more likely to develop cancer, and certain risk ...


  15. Indian Skin and Sunscreen -- A Surprising RealizationRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago |

    ... 43, so I shouldn't be surprised that many Indian women and men don't realize that we, too, are susceptible to skin cancer despite the coloring of our skin. Unlike many Indians from our parents' generation, many of us spend quite a bit of time at the ...


  16. New survey reveals Devon is struggling with staying safe in the sunRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Mid Devon Star

    New survey results released today by LEO Pharma as part of the Know Your Skin campaign warn that Devon residents might have a dangerous lack of knowledge when it comes to keeping safe in the sun, and that they could be ignoring potential markers for an increased risk of skin cancer.


  17. Lisa Vanderpump Reveals She Had "Serious" Skin Cancer - Is She OK?Read the original story

    20 hrs ago | KRAV-FM Tulsa

    gal took to Twitter to announce that she had  “serious” skin cancer. We're thrilled that she's “all clear,” but we're still reeling in shock from the fact that she was silently going through this scary time in her ...


  18. Northwestern Lake Forest Hospital Health Tip: Summer safety tipsRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | Lake Forester

    ... Studies have shown that just one sunburn during childhood increases the risk of melanoma, the deadliest form of skin cancer. Sunscreen is absolutely essential for children and adults when outside. Select a sunscreen with a sun protection factor ...


  19. How patients with cancer could cure themselvesRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | Hispanic Business

    AN INNOVATIVE treatment using a patient's own cells to target and destroy cancer is set to be tested by scientists in Scotland.Patients with the most dangerous form of skin cancer, malignant melanoma, will be the first to be given the treatment, which involves growing an army of billions of immune cells and sending them back inside the body to work ... (more)


  20. University researchers further advance cancer researchRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Daily Texan

    University researchers announced two significant advances in cancer detection and treatment in August, including a synthetic molecule that may cause cancer cells to self-destruct and an optical device that aids in skin cancer detection.