Posts From March, 2012

Progress in Melanoma Vaccine

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March 23, 2012

The American Academy of Dermatology has reported progress in creating a vaccine against Melanoma. Richard Vile author of Nature Biotechnology says, "We believe that this new techniuqe will help us to identify a whole new set of genes that encode antigens that are important in stimulating the immune system to reject cancer." (AAD Daily, 3/23/12). ... read more

Mercury in Over the Counter Products

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March 19, 2012

According to the American Academy of Dermatology, the FDA has recently pulled several over the counter products from the market.  The AAD reports, "Consumers should avoid skin lighteners, 'anti-aging' creams, and other cosmetics that may contain toxic levels of mercury, the FDA advised in an alert issued Thursday." Products with these ingredients, "'mercurous chloride,' 'calomel,' ... read more

Benefits of Vitamin C

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March 13, 2012

Did you know that March is National Nutrition Month? It's a great time to take advantage of all that nature has to offer for a healthy lifestyle. We recommend using Vitamin C to combat free radicals in the environment. Obagi Professional-C Serums use advance scientific formulas developed and tested by leading experts to provide maximum ... read more