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  1. Pat Shingleton: "A Memorable Day"Read the original story w/Photo

    11 min ago | WBRZ

    ... have determined that 90 percent of Americans polled know someone who has been diagnosed with some form of skin cancer. On cloudy days 80 percent of the sun's rays cause sunburn. If you notice a shadow with your back to the sun, sunscreen is needed. ...

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  2. Vitamin B3 may prevent some cancersRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Columbian

    A man sunbathes in New York. A large study suggests that a specific type of vitamin B3 might modestly lower the risk of the most common types of skin cancer.

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  3. What impact will climate change have on Scotland?Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Stornoway Today

    ... young children, the elderly and those with health conditions while increased sun exposure could see a rise in skin cancer in Scotland. The heatwave of summer 2003 - the warmest period in 500 years - caused 2,000 deaths in the UK, and the World ...

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  4. Consumer Reports: Super SunscreensRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Valley News Live

    Most dermatologists recommend using a sunscreen that delivers an SPF, or sun protection factor, of 30 of higher. The SPF indicates the amount of protection you get from the sun's UVB rays, which cause sunburn and increase the risk of skin cancer.

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  5. How Your Lipstick Could Save Your LifeRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Health.com

    ... your life. According to celebrity dermatologist Dr. Jessica Wu, lipstick could be a way to save yourself from skin cancer. Basal cell carcinoma (BCC) is the most common form of skin cancer, which affects 2.8 million Americans each year . While it's ...

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  6. What SPF should you use on holiday? Does sunscreen go out of date?...Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | IcNetwork

    Good sun protection is not only a crucial part of any beauty regime, but it's also vital for your health. But in a recent survey by the British Association of Dermatologists, a worrying 72% of people admitted they've been sunburnt in the last year, increasing their risk of skin cancer.

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  7. Miami Beach Offers Free Sunscreen and Preventive Message: Will It Work?Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Forbes.com

    ... is cool, hip and cutting edge. So if people can rub it all over their bodies, they're happy to." May is Melanoma/Skin Cancer Detection and Prevention month, according to the HHS Office of Disease Prevention and Health Promotion calendar in a program ...

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  8. Researchers developing ground-breaking therapeutic cancer vaccineRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... environmentally friendly way. A patient has become the first to receive a new 'resistance-busting' experimental skin cancer drug with the launch of a phase I clinical trial. (Medical Xpress)-A study carried out at Victoria, and recently published ...

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  9. SciBase Receives US Patent Approval for Its Electrodes with Micro-NeedlesRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Business Wire

    ... to categorize cellular structures and thereby detect malignancies. Malignant melanoma is a fast growing kind of skin cancer, which appears in the epidermis right under the cornified layer. Nevisense's electrodes are equipped with microscopic needles ...

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  10. Most Americans don't use sunscreenRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Toledo Blade

    ... feminine, and the low sunscreen use among non-whites may indicate low perceived susceptibility to sun damage and skin cancer," Ms. Holman said. Just 36 percent of Hispanic women and 15 percent of non-Hispanic black women used sunscreen on their ...

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  11. BFMC to hold skin cancer screening FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Recorder

    To help raise awareness, the Oncology Department at Baystate Franklin Medical Center and Dr. Joel Gordon will co-sponsor a free skin cancer screening on Friday from 2 to 4:30 p.m., in the BFMC Oncology Department.

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  12. Protecting eyes, skin from summer sun can prevent disease, skin cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The Star

    ... protecting your skin and eyes from the sun's ultraviolet, or UV, rays can help prevent certain diseases and even skin cancer. “The sun's primary danger is in the form of UV radiation,” according to the American Optometric Association. ...

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  13. Summer safety: 5 mistakes you don't want to makeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | CBS News

    ... Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. This is particularly dangerous, as melanoma , the deadliest form of skin cancer , is on the rise among white Americans, increasing from 8.7 cases per 100,000 people in 1975 to 27.6 per 100,000 in 2008, the ...

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  14. Skin cancer drug offers hopeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | Click Orlando

    Don Schulmeier has his hat firmly on his head these days. He's a rancher and former city health inspector who is paying the price for an outdoor life.

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  15. The Best Sunscreens and What to Know About Applying ThemRead the original story

    Jul 16, 2012 | Washingtonian.com

    ... say that putting it on once a day gives people a false sense of security that they're protected from skin cancer. Even if it looks gloomy outside, a certain amount of ultraviolet light gets through the clouds, says Dr. Gohara. You might not get ...

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  16. Mayhem in May last lapRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | The Telegraph

    ... can cause a host of diseases, including rickets, psoriasis, eczema and jaundice, and in extreme cases skin cancer. Dr J.K. Mitra from the department of medicine at RIMS said skin rash, headache, dizziness and diarrhoea were common complaints. An OPD ...

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  17. Skin Cancer: Beach travelers be awareRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    ... looking checked out as soon as possible. Having beautiful skin that tans easily does not make you immune to skin cancer . A gorgeous young lady (under age 30) with glowing brown skin sat in the waiting room with mea her verdict was melanoma and she ...

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  18. I Wish I Hadn't TannedRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | MSN Healthy Living

    ... her dermatologist, who recommended a biopsy. The test results: basal cell carcinoma - the most common form of skin cancer. Though stricken to hear the "C" word "and angry at myself for not getting checked sooner," she says, Shawna felt a wave of ...

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  19. Your Sunscreen Probably Doesn't WorkRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KURB-FM Little Rock

    ... factor," refers only to protection against UVB rays that cause sunburns, but not against UVA rays that can cause skin cancer, impede the immune system, and speed skin aging. That's why it's important to cover exposed skin and limit your time in the ...

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  20. May is Skin Cancer Awareness MonthRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WYFF-TV Greenville

    ACCORDING TO THE AMERICAN CANCER SOCIETY...THERE ARE MORE SKIN CANCERS DIAGNOSED EVERY YEAR IN THIS COUNTRY...THAN ALL OTHER CANCERS COMBINED. WITH MAY BEING NATIONAL SKIN CANCER AWARENESS MONTH... LAUREN IS BACK...WITH SOME TIPS TO PROTECT OUR SKIN...AND A FULFILLING WAY TO HELP FIGHT CANCER.

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