Skin Cancer Newswire

Skin Cancer Newswire

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  1. Are Your Moles Cancerous?Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | MSN Healthy Living

    But don't sit and wonder: Rates of melanoma have doubled over the past three decades, making it the most common type of skin cancer in the U.S, according to a new report by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. You may have heard of the "ABCDE" trick that dermatology experts came up with to help you determine dangerous skin spots: Flag moles that are Asymmetrical, have irregular Borders, contain more than one Color, have a Diameter greater than the size of a pencil eraser, or Evolve and change over time.

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  2. Immune Cell Therapy Shows Promise Against Deadly Blood CancerRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | HON

    ... including one patient who died 21 months after the therapy due to an infection that occurred after removal of skin cancer on his leg. The three other patients remained alive at the time of this analysis with no evidence of leukemia at 28, 52, and 53 ...

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  3. What we talk about when we talk about cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Canada.com

    ... A year earlier, my husband's brother, John, then 66, had been diagnosed with malignant melanoma, the most deadly skin cancer. Doctors told him he had a 60 per cent chance of being alive in five years, and that they had no treatments to offer. He ...

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  4. OncoSec Medical Inc. To Present At Scientific And Investment Conferences In SeptemberRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | BioSpace

    The aim is to create a stimulating interdisciplinary environment to present the latest achievements and demonstrate current knowledge in this rapidly advancing field. For more information, please visit: https://wc2015.electroporation.net .

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  5. Alberta to ban people under 18 from tanning beds to protect against skin cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2015 | Canada.com

    ... the risk of young people developing skin cancers later in life, including potentially deadly melanoma. "The Skin Cancer Prevention Act is a major step forward in the effort to reduce rates of melanoma in our province," Health Minister Stephen Mandel ...

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  6. Video: Dr. Thompson - Skin CancerRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | ClipSyndicate

    Skin cancer is the most common cancer diagnosed in the United States . Utah ranks among the highest in the nation for deaths related to melanoma .

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  7. Had Skin Cancer? Here's What You Need to DoRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | News Max

    Non-melanoma skin-cancer, the most common type of cancer in the U.S., puts patients at an increased risk for potentially more serious cancers. That's why dermatologists and cancer groups are pushing patients who have a history of skin cancer to be more vigilant about regular checkups, the Wall Street Journal reports.

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  8. Back to school: Skin Cancer Foundation offers sun-safety tipsRead the original story

    Tuesday | Grand Island Pennysaver

    ... role, by teaching kids to lead a sun-safe lifestyle. "There is a well-established link between sun exposure and skin cancer risk," said Perry Robins, M.D., president of The Skin Cancer Foundation. "Children and teens spend most of their time at ...

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  9. Cancer Fundraiser Leads To Random Acts Of Kindness, Proves The Internet Isn't Always BadRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Medical Daily

    ... "It turned out that Dave had lost his mum at a young age to cancer, and had recently undergone treatment for skin cancer," he explained. "Later that night, I was transferring 100 pounds to a complete stranger, halfway across the world, so that he ...

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  10. Could YOU have a cancerous mole and not know it? Take this test to find out...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Daily Mail

    Melanomas, the most deadly form of skin cancer, are usually detected by the appearance of a new mole or a change in an existing mole July was Earth's hottest month on record - and many of us used it as an excuse to soak up the sun's rays either at home or abroad. Taking the interactive quiz below, hosted by NHS Choices, will give you an indication of whether or not you should be concerned about your risk of cancer.

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  11. Label-free DNA imaging in vivo with stimulated Raman scattering microscopyRead the original story

    Tuesday | CiteULike

    ... in vivo counting of the mitotic rate. Furthermore, we demonstrated a label-free histology method for human skin cancer diagnosis that provides comparable results to other conventional tissue staining methods such as H&E. Our approach exhibits higher ...

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  12. Made in the Shade: Window Tinting Garners Cool ProfitsRead the original story

    Tuesday | NOLN

    ... this year, making window tint an even more attractive option for consumers who are anxious to beat the heat. The Skin Cancer Foundation also recommends the use of window film to reduce harmful, ultraviolet rays, which accelerate the growth of ...

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  13. Study of diabetes threat for fly-in fly-out minersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... to be lethal when it comes to their health, but a new program is helping drivers adopt healthier habits. Skin cancer is one of the biggest fears for one in two outdoor workers and when the boss and staff work together the sun safe message gets ...

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  14. Widespread public ignorance of blood cancers prompts national campaign, UKRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Medical News Today

    ... the blood cancer responsible for the most deaths each year - and many of those confused the disease with the skin cancer melanoma. Even lymphoma, the most common group of blood cancers, could only be identified as a cancer by half the population. ...

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  15. Indoor Tanning and the Myth of a Healthy TanRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | US News & World Report

    ... tanning devices to the highest category of cancer-causing agents - joining cigarettes , plutonium and others. Skin cancer is by far the most common cancer in the U.S. It's been called an epidemic by experts. According to the American Cancer Society, ...

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  16. What to Watch for After Skin CancerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Wall Street Journal

    ... already the most common type of cancer in the U.S., puts patients at an increased risk not only for more skin cancer, but for other potentially more serious cancers. New research shows a sharp rise in non-melanoma skin cancers, so dermatologists and ...

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  17. Novartis gets EU nod for skin cancer drugsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | MarketWatch

    Basel-based Novartis said the European Commission approved the combination of tafinlar and mekinist for treating adults with metastatic melanoma, the most serious and life-threatening form of skin cancer and associated with low survival rates.

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  18. Breast Cancer: 1 in 8, but good news, tooRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 31 | HCAM News

    Next to skin cancer, breast cancer is the most common cancer among American women. About one in eight women in the U.S. will develop breast cancer in their lifetime, with three out of four developing it after age 50. But the good news is that death rates from this disease have been declining due to better treatment, and today there are nearly three million breast cancer survivors in the U.S. "One in eight does not mean death from breast cancer," says Nadine Tung, M.D. of The Cancer Center at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Boston.

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  19. Protection from sun needed after exposureRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 31 | WBAL-TV Baltimore

    ... WELL AS MELANOMA KIND OF FURTHER OUT IN MY FAMILY TREE. LISA: WITH THAT KIND OF FAMILY HISTORY WHEN IT COME STO SKIN CANCER, KARA STRIPLING DOESN'T PLAY WHEN IT COMES TO GETTING REGULAR SKIN CHECKS AND USING SUNSCREEN. IF I KNOW I AM GOING TO BE ...

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  20. Skin Problems Pictures Slideshow: Rashes, Bumps and LumpsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | MedicineNet

    ... parts of your body -- or to other people. Your doctor can give you medicine to control outbreaks. You think of skin cancer in areas of the body that go uncovered, but it can also happen where the sun doesn't shine. A black spot that grows could be a ...

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