Posts From May, 2012

Lowering Your Risk of Certain Cancers

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May 29, 2012

  According to an article released by MedPage Today , "People who used common nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) had a significantly lower risk of melanoma and squamous-cell skin cancer  and the benefit increased with duration and drug dose, according to" a study published online in the journal Cancer. "Any NSAID use was associated with a ... read more

Melanoma Awareness for Teens

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May 15, 2012

The Tampa (FL) Tribune (5/1, Shedden) reports, "The American Cancer Society estimates 3.5 million Americans will be diagnosed with basal cell or squamous cell skin cancers in 2012," while "an additional 76,250 will be told they have melanoma, the more serious skin cancer responsible for a majority of the more than 12,000 annual deaths." Dermatologist ... read more

Melanoma Among Women- New Study

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May 3, 2012

  Analysis: Women With Melanoma Appear To Have 30% Survival Advantage. According to a recent post from The American Academy of Dermatology, Dermatology Daily, a recent study shows the following for women who received a melanoma diagnosis: Reuters (5/2, Grens) reports that according to a study published in the Journal of Clinical Oncology, women who ... read more