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Skin Cancer

A collection of news and information related to Skin Cancer published by this site and its partners.

Top Skin Cancer Articles

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  • The Many Types of Skin Cancer

    The Many Types of Skin Cancer
    As a sun lover with a fair complexion and a history of blistering sunburns, I've spent much of the last decade waiting for skin cancer. So when I noticed that a fleshy pink nodule on the side of my head seemed to be growing exponentially, I headed to...
  • Woman shares how her quest for beauty cost her her health

    Woman shares how her quest for beauty cost her her health
    It's a common misconception that skin cancer can just be removed and the patient will easily go on after that. While that can happen, it isn’t always the case. May is Skin Cancer Awareness Month and as a part of our partnership with Little Red Door...
  • Australian doctor wants to ban baseball cap, claims it contributes to skin cancer

    Australian doctor wants to ban baseball cap, claims it contributes to skin cancer
    The baseball cap is an American icon but one Australian doctor wants to ban it from the beach. He claims the caps actually contribute to skin cancer by not shading you enough. Dr. Ian McDougall said people think they're protected from the sun just by...
  • Study suggests caffeine may help protect you from skin cancer

    Study suggests caffeine may help protect you from skin cancer
    The caffeine in your morning cup of coffee could help protect you from skin cancer. A study in mice found caffeine may help keep badly damaged skin cells from becoming cancerous. Scientists say this may lead to new ways of preventing skin cancer. ...
  • 'The Internship' review: Or just Google 'download terrible virus'

    'The Internship' review: Or just Google 'download terrible virus'
    Zero stars (out of four) Somewhere in his succession of playing lovable jerks, Vince Vaughn (“Swingers,” “Fred Claus,” “Couples Retreat,” etc.) stopped caring about being lovable. His motor-mouth shtick, undercut by...
  • It’s so: Joe offers health perks

     
    It may seem to you as though coffee is one of those good news/bad news products — that one month you’ll read a squib suggesting it causes some ghastly malady, and the next month you’ll read a gee-whiz article like......
  • FDA delays implementing sunscreen rules

     
    The U.S. Food and Drug Administration announced Friday that it will delay the implementation of new sunscreen rules that had been scheduled to take effect in June....
  • New guide ranks safe, effective sunscreens for 2012

     
    The best sun protection is a broad-brimmed hat and clothing, but it's the rare Angeleno who wants to wear long sleeves and pants in the heat of summer. Most of us use sunscreen, but what are the safest and most......
  • Healthy Monday Tip #22 — Stock up for summer sun

     
    The Healthy Monday Campaign has designated Monday as the day to start and sustain healthy habits. Why Mondays? It’s the January of the week, the perfect time for a fresh start. By setting a day (Monday) every week for people to think about and focus...
  • Shopping L.A.: Burning Torch, Clare Vivier boutiques open

     
    Handbag designer Clare Vivier and L.A. clothing label Burning Torch both open boutiques. Plus other store openings, sales and shopping related events....
  • Good coffee news: Drink helps prevent skin cancer, heart failure

     
    Java lovers drink up! Two separate studies released today have found that those who drink coffee have a lower risk of developing the most common kind of skin cancer – basal cell carcinoma – and also have a lower risk of heart failure. The...