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4 hrs ago | Harrogate Advertiser
A Knaresborough dad will run the New York Marathon to raise funds for charity after facing the heartbreak of losing his partner to cancer.
8 hrs ago | Health.com
The number of U.S. teens using sunscreen dropped nearly 12 percent in the last decade, a new report shows.
12 hrs ago | Metro
Jo Irving admits she was 'addicted to being brown' even when she was 9 months pregnant A 32-year-old self-proclaimed tanorexic was diagnosed with skin cancer after an 18 year sunbed habit that continued even when she was nine months pregnant.
16 hrs ago | Burton Mail
Dr Buk Dhadda, GP with Gresleydale Health Centre and governing body member of NHS Southern Derbyshire Clinical Commissioning Group, revealed that people aged 15 to 35 found the condition has continually spiked since the 1970s.
19 hrs ago | Medical News
Acral melanomas , the rare type of skin cancer that caused musician Bob Marley's death, are genetically distinct from other types of skin cancer.
The Lauren Savoy Olinde Foundation is funding a "The Sun Shades" project to provide shade covers at different parks throughout the city.
In 1987, at 29, doctors told Westphal he had malignant melanoma and would only live for six months.
At least 12 people were found to have melanoma, the most serious type of skin cancer, after they were screened at last week's Wisconsin Farm Technology Days.
Dermatologist Jean Tang chats with Winnie Bazurto, who benefited from a drug recently approved for the treatment of inoperable basal cell carcinoma.
With over 10 million views, "How the Sun Sees You" shows people stepping in front of a special ultraviolet light camera that reveals hidden sun damage.
For years, your morning joe got a bad rap from health experts. But newer research suggests coffee may actually be good for you-if you follow the rules "I gave up coffee" is a refrain of the health conscious.
We're still enjoying the last month of summer, with plenty of time to get out and enjoy the sunshine, but you may not realize how much damage you could be doing to your skin.
Chicago only has a few months of warm and sunny weather each year, and spending time outdoors can feel good after a long winter.
Poll of 2,250 people found that 22% did not believe they could get sunburnt when they already had a tan while 52% did not realise they could get sunburnt through a window More than one in five UK adults do not believe they can get sunburnt if they already have a tan, according to a new survey.
A viral video , seen over 10 million times, answers the question: What does our skin look like in ultraviolet? In other words, what does the sun see after it has converted 120 million tons of matter - per minute - into energy and radiated the earth with dangerous ultraviolet A and ultraviolet B emissions? Writes SkinCancer.org : "Our understanding ... (more)
I was not thrilled growing up in Pennsylvania. I looked so very different from my blond haired and blue eyed friends, but during high school and college I became quite grateful for my bronzed skin and thought that I was not as prone to burns and skin disease as my friends that were more fair skinned.
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 life.
Updated: Thu Aug 21, 2014 03:50 pm
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