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  1. Pain Relievers Tied to Reduced Skin Cancer Risk. ...Read the original story

    1 hr ago | Instapundit

    WELL, THIS IS GOOD: Pain Relievers Tied to Reduced Skin Cancer Risk. "Aspirin and other nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs taken orally may reduce the risk for squamous cell carcinoma, a review of studies has found."

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  2. Letter: Better sunscreen aheadRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Kane Co. Chronicle

    Because of your hard work, President Barack Obama recently signed this lifesaving legislation into law, opening access to better sunscreens and reducing the risk of skin cancer. This new law speeds up the Food and Drug Administration's approval process for sunscreen ingredients, which will authorize ingredients that have been safely used in Europe, Canada and other countries for years.

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  3. Claire Richards, 24: Budding scientist, eternal optimistRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 26 | Star Tribune

    ... drug. Claire knew - too well - that good news can be fleeting when living with melanoma, the deadliest form of skin cancer. "This is such fantastic, wonderful, amazing news," she wrote on her CaringBridge site. "We are acutely aware of how lucky we ...

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  4. Sun safety burning issueRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 26 | Seymour Telegraph

    Shock diagnosis: Murchison's Louise Dwyer had no family history of skin cancer and no obvious symptoms - she was diagnosed with melanoma at 39. Skin cancer is a reality and with our harsh Australian climate we know we are at higher risk, especially in summer. ''My employer was offering free health checks, so I took the opportunity to go and get a skin check,'' Ms Dwyer said.

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  5. New Market Report: LEO Pharma AS - Pharmaceuticals & Healthcare - Deals and Alliances ProfileRead the original story

    Friday Dec 26 | PR-inside.com

    It undertakes the discovery, development, manufacture and commercialization of pharmaceuticals for the treatment of diseases in the areas of dermatology and thrombosis. The company focuses on treatments for dermatological diseases such as psoriasis, eczema, skin infections, actinic keratosis and non-melanoma skin cancer, besides thrombosis.

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  6. Cigna Study Tracks Short-Term Disability ClaimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 25 | Insurance News Net

    short-term disability claims shows that absences related to obesity, treatment for skin cancer, and herniated disc surgery increased significantly from 1993 to 2012. The study also found a reduction in absences related to depression coupled with an ...

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  7. Dear Heloise: Take time to say 'Thanks'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 24 | Amarillo.com

    ... He asked if there was anything in the car to cover up his left arm to protect it from the sun; he has had skin cancer. I had only a scarf at that time. I cut the left sleeve from one of his worn dress shirts. It stayed in place quite well and solved ...

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  8. Don't overlook sun care in winterRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 24 | Examiner.com

    People are reminded daily to wear sunscreen for protection against skin cancer and aging. Now, there is an advancement in the sun care effort.

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  9. Scientists zero in on how lung cancer spreadsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 24 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... used by cancer cells to evade cell death, according to research published in Nature Communications today. Skin Cancer cells work together to spread further and faster, according to a new study published in Cell Reports. The discovery could lead to ...

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  10. CDC: indoor tanning among American youth is decreasingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 24 | Medical News Today

    A new report by researchers from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention finds there has been an overall reduction in indoor tanning among American high school students between 2009 and 2013. Last year, however, more than a fifth of female high school students still engaged in indoor tanning - a major risk factor for skin cancer.

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  11. Trends in indoor tanning among U.S. high school studentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 23 | Science Daily

    ... year, according to a research letter published online by JAMA Dermatology . Indoor tanning increases the risk of skin cancer, especially among frequent users who started tanning at a young age, according to the study background. Gery P. Guy Jr., ...

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  12. Role of gene mutations involved in more than 75 percent of glioblastomas, melanomasRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 22 | Science Daily

    ... a mutated gene in melanoma tumors of the eye that appears to predict a good - A melanoma is a malignant form of skin cancer and is one of the most aggressive types of tumors there is. Treatment is particularly difficult, because melanomas are ...

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  13. Beard Baubles hit the mainstream as festive face fuzz fun even...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 24 | Daily Mail

    ... They set up a partnership with Jimmy Niggles, the founder of Beard Season - an initiative to raise awareness for skin cancer by encouraging men to grow their beard during the month of December. Much like Movember, when men are encouraged to grow a ...

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  14. Alliance Beverage donates $25,000 to ASU Biodesign InstituteRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 23 | PressReleasePoint

    Most Arizona golfers know that they should guard against the risks of skin cancer. But few realize that Arizona has some of the highest rates of skin cancer in the world.

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  15. Sunbed firm 'misled customers' over safety claimRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 23 | Sunday Herald

    BASED tanning salon chain has been censured after it was found to have misled its customers about the link between the use of sunbeds and skin cancer. A STIRLING-BASED tanning salon chain has been censured after it was found to have misled its customers about the link between the use of sunbeds and skin cancer.

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  16. Sunbed ad banned after claims it does not cause cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 23 | ITV

    Indigosun.co.uk's website said: "It is a widely-held belief that the use of sunbeds increases the risk of developing skin cancer. "But now a large-scale study carried out by the University of Leeds in the UK is showing how the opposite is in fact true."

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  17. Opdivo Approved for Advanced MelanomaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 23 | MedicineNet

    Opdivo has been approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration to treat advanced melanoma skin cancer that has either spread or can't be treated with surgery, the agency said Monday. Melanoma, the fifth most common skin cancer in the United States, will strike more than 76,000 Americans this year and more than 9,700 will die from it, the U.S. National Cancer Institute projects.

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  18. Skin cancer: Golden age of melanoma therapyRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 23 | CiteULike

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  19. Ad banned over claim sunbeds don't raise cancer riskRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 23 | Scotsman.com

    ... chain of tanning salons has been banned from producing adverts claiming there is no link between sunbeds and skin cancer. Indigo Sun, which has more than 40 salons across the UK, told its customers about a university study which claimed there was no ...

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  20. Tanning Beds Are Losing Popularity Among High School Teens, But There's Still More Work To DoRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 23 | Medical Daily

    ... as carcinogenic to humans, and several studies have demonstrated that indoor tanning increases the risk of skin cancer." One study from June, for example, found that people who used indoor tanning devices six times or more had a 73 percent higher ...

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