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skin cancer

It may be winter, but keep that sunscreen handy

Four easy steps to best protect your skin from the sun.

Patient Story

‘They helped me dance again’

Reflexology helps a four-time cancer survivor dance at his son's wedding.

Hey, baby—let’s talk skin care

New guidelines say parents should begin to emphasize lotion, clothing and healthy sun habits when their child is 6 months old.

Moles not most likely spot for melanomas

More than two-thirds of deadly skin cancers occur as new lesions.

Sunscreen 101

Study finds many people don't use it properly, raising their risk of skin cancer.

Skin checks? Don’t be shy

Study: With proper training, couples can help each other spot potentially troublesome moles.

Indoor tanners ignore the risks

Research: Those who tan indoors don't always acknowledge the long-term troubles associated with increased UV exposure.

Medical tattoos help hide surgical scars

Pigments can restore more natural appearance that patients are happy with, according to study.

Patient Story

‘That’s what keeps me going’

91-year-old Morrie Boogaart weaves hats for the homeless while in hospice care.

How your car windows may harm you

Many don't offer enough protection from the sun's damaging UV rays, study finds.

Sunscreen delays melanoma in mice

Study results suggest applications for preventing deadly skin cancer in humans.

FDA proposes tanning bed ban for minors

Regulators also want those over 18 to sign papers stating they know the health risks before using sun lamps.

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