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  1. Skin cancer numbers double in South West - are you wearing your sun cream?Read the original story w/Photo

    12 min ago | Bournemouth Echo

    But almost more confusing was the mine of information in books and online she tried to wade through in a bid to better understand her condition.

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  2. You Asked: Is Sunscreen Safe - and Do I Really Need It Daily?Read the original story w/Photo

    14 min ago | Time

    ... possible dangers of sunscreen use, the benefits are far less nebulous: 1 in 3 cancers diagnosed worldwide is a skin cancer, according to the American Cancer Society. And up to 95% of malignant melanomas are caused by excessive sun damage, found ...

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  3. Generation of tanners see spike in deadly melanomaRead the original story w/Photo

    50 min ago | Turnto10.com

    ... since 1973. The report blames a generation of sun worshipping for the $8 billion spent to treat all forms of skin cancer each year.Rear Adm. Boris Lushniak said state and local officials need to do more to help people cover up, such as providing ... 1 comment

  4. What You Don't Know About Sunscreen Can Hurt You; Dermatologist...Read the original story

    4 hrs ago | PRWeb

    According to Drs. Joshua Fox and Francis DiSpaltro with Advanced Dermatology, PC, the vast majority of skin cancers are caused by exposure to the sun and the most dangerous form of skin cancer, has been increasing for thirty years.

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  5. Adopting 'Down Under' Skin Cancer Initiatives Could Help with...Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | PRWeb

    ... as critical elements in managing America's most common cancer. The Surgeon General's Call to Action to Prevent Skin Cancer report released today highlighted skin cancer as a major public health problem. Paul Elmslie, CEO of skin cancer education ...

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  6. Newsy Video: Surgeon General Issues 'Call To Action' Against TanningRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The English Blog

    The nation's top medical official says a generation of bad tanning habits has led to a surge in the deadliest form of skin cancer .

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  7. More Sun: Good or Bad?Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | KTRH-AM Houston

    But a doctor in Houston says that's an irresponsible claim. "I think everybody regardless of skin type needs to be cautious with the Sun.

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  8. Santa Cruz beachgoers react to U.S. surgeon general warning about tanningRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    ... indoor tanning by our youth," Lushniak said. "Tanned skin is damaged skin." Melanoma is the deadliest form of skin cancer with 9,000 people dying each year from the mostly preventable disease. Dr. Michael Alexander, medical oncology director at ...

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  9. What they won't tell you: The sun is a full-spectrum medicine that can heal cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | NewsTarget.com

    ... Mihalovic, Naturopathic Doctor and writer. [1] Truth is, we've been systematically lied to about the sun and skin cancer for years. This video presentation explains fully. How many know that there is no definitive proof that the sun alone causes ...

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  10. 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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  11. Stop tanning and sunbathing: Is that realistic?Read the original story

    7 hrs ago | KWWL-TV Waterloo

    The U.S. Surgeon General is calling for people to stop tanning and sunbathing. The number of people diagnosed with the deadliest form of skin cancer, melanoma, has increased more than 200 percent since the 1970s.

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  12. Surgeon General to U.S.: Stop tanning. Now.Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Philly.com

    ... since 1973. The report blames a generation of sun worshipping for the $8 billion spent to treat all forms of skin cancer each year. Rear Adm. Boris Lushniak said state and local officials need to do more to help people cover up, such as providing ...

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  13. Sun protection alert for parentsRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Sunday Herald

    While the majority remember to cover up their children, many forget to shield themselves, which is putting them at risk of skin cancer, said Cancer Research UK.

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  14. UT experts encourage public to stop indoor tanning, protect your...Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    UT experts encourage public to stop indoor tanning, protect your skin The Surgeon General is now warning people about the dangers of tanning beds and the nationwide skin cancer epidemic.

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  15. Legislation addresses sunscreenRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Toledo Blade

    Though probably too late for this summer, Americans will get more options to ward off skin cancer if the U.S. Senate passes legislation similar to what the U.S. House of Representatives approved by a voice vote this week.

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  16. all familiar with thebcd bgjRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Room 8

    ... are lots of ways to throw your money away if you are new and not careful. Specifically, people with basal cell skin cancer who reported astressful life event in the past year and who prada bags on sale were in the highestquartile for maternal abuse ...

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  17. Surgeon General: Skin Cancer Is 'Major Public Health Problem'Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | KUGN-AM Eugene

    The Surgeon General is calling skin cancer a "major public health problem" and says tanning is a direct cause.

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  18. Tips for understanding and choosing sunscreenRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Deseret News

    ... FDA added a warning to sunscreen with an SPF under 15 that says the product hasn't been shown to help prevent skin cancer or early skin aging. Another proposed regulation would require anything over SPF 50 to be labeled 50-plus. "The chemical ones ...

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  19. Surgeon general warns of increased skin cancer threatRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Cape Cod Times

    The nation's top doctor called Tuesday for action to reduce the rate of skin cancer, the most commonly diagnosed cancer in the country and one that is often preventable.

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  20. Utah leads the nation in deadly melanoma casesRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Deseret News

    ... Nilson said. "Young people, older people. It doesn't matter your race, your ethnicity. Everyone can get skin cancer." "The rates of skin cancer in our nation are increasing, creating a serious public health concern we cannot ignore," Boris D. ...

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