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Categories: skin cancer/sun protection


Need to shine a better light on after-sun products


New skin cancer radiation treatment – 5 star story, but….

2 1/21/2015

Mohs surgery: Minimal scars vs. high cost


New Melanoma Treatment Might Delay Cancer Progression


Gene healing in a lotion? Researchers say they’re close


Can Aspirin Help Ward Off Skin Cancer?


Common Painkillers May Help Prevent Skin Cancer: Study


Topical Gel Treats Precancerous Skin Condition

2 3/8/2012

New melanoma treatment — a turning point against cancer?


Vitamin A may slash melanoma risk