Skin Cancer

Mole mapper app could be a lifesaver in detecting skin cancer

Skin cancer is the most common form of the disease. While melanoma accounts for only a small portion of those cancers, it's by far the …

Cancer

Mom's Skin Cancer Pic Shoots Around the Web

Skin Care

How to Do a Skin Cancer Body Check

Title: How to Do a Skin Cancer Body Check<br>Category: Health News<br>Created: 11/15/2017 12:00:00 AM<br>Last Editorial Review: 11/15/2017 12:00:00 AM

Cancer

Why a spray tan is not enough to avoid skin cancer

Australians tend to love the heat. Whether it’s lying on the beach, by a pool, or standing for hours on end in a cricket field, we Aussies love to …

Australian Universities

Cancer Council Releases App to Show That Day’s Sunburn Risk

A recent Cancer Council Victoria survey found an alarmingly high number of adults – one in three – don’t understand how to assess the risk of sunburn …

Skin Care

How To Get A Healthy Dose Of Vitamin D From The Sun—Without Worrying About Skin Cancer

America may be in the midst of a D-pression. More and more research suggests many of us—up to 77% of adults, per one recent CDC survey—aren’t getting …

Vitamins

Cheating man tells wife he's having 'best sex ever' on anniversary

A cheating husband told his wife he was having 'the best sex ever' with another woman on their first wedding anniversary - just months after she was …

New Zealand News

Banky W Opens Up About Beating Skin Cancer

<b>Bank W</b> is a survivor.<p>The young Nigerian musician and actor, opened up about his battle with a rare form of skin cancer that first appeared 10 years …

Cancer

This Gizmo Promises to Make Skin Cancer Easier to Detect

Here are the facts: despite robust efforts to educate Americans about sun safety, incidences of melanoma — the deadliest form of skin cancer — …

Fashion

High-tech gadget could be a game-changer in diagnosing skin cancer

A high-tech device capable of detecting melanoma skin cancer has won the international James Dyson Award 2017. This innovative device was developed …

Cancer

This tiny device can scan for skin cancer at a fraction of the current cost

sKan is an inexpensive device that can detect skin cancer at its early stages. The device creates heat maps to identify abnormalities in the skin …

Cancer

sKan Can Detect Melanoma At A Fraction Of The Cost Of Traditional Methods — And It Can Totally Change How We Detect Skin Cancer

Melanoma is a type of skin cancer that, if recognized and treated early, is almost always curable. But because melanoma has “one of the most …

Cancer

This Inexpensive Scanning Device Could Catch Skin Cancer Early

A team of biomedical engineers has won this year’s Dyson Award for “the sKan,” which detects the thermal changes associated with melanoma<p>Comment on …

Cancer

Reminder: Your Pets Can Get Skin Cancer, Too

Image: iStock<p>As the weather gets warmer we are bombarded (and rightly so) with reminders to protect ourselves from the sun - but what about our …

Cancer

OncoSec may break out with immunotherapy study

Biotech<p>Will tiny OncoSec break out with promising melanoma immunotherapy study results?<p>T<p>he addition of an experimental immunotherapy from <b>OncoSec</b> …

Cancer

Sunbed addict shares shocking pictures of hole in her face as a warning to others

An ex sunbed addict who used to deliberately get sunburn has released shocking pictures showing how her battle with cancer left her with a giant hole …

Cancer

Dr. is in: Understanding skin cancer

CORPUS CHRISTI (KIII NEWS) - Smooth skin without any dark spots is something all of us vie for, but no one has. Differences in pigmentation in the …

Cancer

Yale Dermatologist Writes Guide To Total Skin Health

Straightforward advice and practical answers to the most commonly asked skin health questions can now be found in "Total Skin: The Definitive Guide …

Skin Care

These five common habits are more dangerous than smoking - MarketWatch

Smoking kills more Americans than alcohol, HIV, guns and illegal drugs combined. One in five deaths in the U.S. is caused by this bad habit, with …

Smoking

11 Signs It's Skin Cancer

Now that we've thoroughly horrified you - sorry, not sorry - how about some cheering up? The good news is that the earlier you catch and treat it, …

Cancer

Wirral sunbed shops warned over potentially dangerous tanning equipment

Tanning shops in Wirral are being warned over potentially dangerous sunbeds that produce damaging rays equivalent to the midday sun in …

Cancer

Woman recounts 'pimple' that turned out to be skin cancer: 'No one even noticed'

At first Kari Cummins thought the mark on her chin was just a pimple. She was pregnant, and wrote it off as just another pesky symptom of her raging hormones. But when it started to grow, she realized it could be something much more dangerous.<p>"No one ever noticed the little bump on my chin," …

Women's News

5 little-known things that are just deadly as smoking, according to science

Cigarette smoking, one of the least healthy habits out there, is quickly disappearing in the United States.<p>The rate of American adults who smoke has …

Health

5 little-known things that are just as deadly as smoking, according to science

Cigarette smoking, one of the least healthy habits out there, is quickly disappearing in the United States.<p>The rate of American adults who smoke has declined from 42% in 1965 to 15% in 2015.<p>However, there are a number of risk factors taking its place, many of which stem from people's growing …

Science

5 Things That Are Almost as Deadly as Smoking, According to Science

And sometimes harder to avoid.<p>Cigarette smoking, one of the least healthy habits out there, is quickly disappearing in the United States. The rate of …

Science

Narang joins startup aimed at detecting skin cancer in early stages

Imagine a Facebook app that instantly predicts the likelihood of skin cancer. Waya.ai, a technology startup based in Champaign, has developed this …

Library Studies

This woman discovered she had cancer using an app — here's how

When we find a suspicious mark or mole on our bodies, we’re told to visit our doctors to have it looked at. But one woman used a smartphone app to …

Cancer

A Giant "Blackhead" On This Woman's Face Turned Out To Be Skin Cancer

<i>(Video by Inside Edition)</i> An off the cuff visit to a dermatologist turned fortuitous for Kari Cummins, 35, who just wanted to check in after having …

Wellness

Why You Should Use AHAs in Your Skin-Care Routine

Alpha hydroxy acids are one of the most common ingredients used to reduce visible signs of fine lines. Back in 2009, Sam Epstein, chairman of the U.S. Cancer Prevention Coalition, called AHAs "probably the most dangerous cosmetic products on the market" and said that they "increase risks of a …

Skin Care

Research reveals how UV rays activate skin cancer

Scientists discover how ultraviolet rays trigger skin cancer. They may also have found a way to stop skin cancer in its tracks using a gene …

Medicine