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Feb
05
2008

New Study Shows How Skin Temperature Can Affect Sleep

Research recently conducted in the Netherlands indicates manipulations of the skin and its temperature can have an impact on those suffering from narcolepsy.

Feb
04
2008

Coffee Drinking, Cell Phone Usage Unlikely to Cause Cancer

Australian researchers have found behaviors such as drinking coffee, using a mobile phone and getting breast implants aren't as likely to cause cancer.

Jan
23
2008

New Study Suggests Melanomas Have Different Appearance

Researchers at the Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York have found melanoma skin moles have a different appearance that other irregular moles.

Jan
21
2008

Gene Supression May Aid in Scar-free Skin Healing

Skin may be able to heal more quickly and with less scarring by supressing a particular gene, according to University of Bristol researchers.

Jan
18
2008

Psoriasis Drug Effective for Both Adults and Children

A drug developed to treat psoriasis in adults has been found by researchers at Northwestern University to be effective in children, as well.

Jan
17
2008

Researchers Find New Developments in Cancer Stem Cells for Melanoma

New research from Harvard indicates melanoma can arise from cancer stem cells and that targeting these cells can slow down the growth of a tumor.

Jan
15
2008

American Adults Continue to Engage in Skin Cancer-risking Behavior

A new study from researchers at the Fox Chase Cancer Center indicates that, despite warnings, many American adults still take part in activities that increase their susceptibility for skin cancer.

Jan
14
2008

Exercise May Help Decrease Inflammation in Skin Tissue

University of Illinois researchers have found that exercise can aid in decreasing the inflammation of damaged skin, helping to heal wounds.

Jan
09
2008

Sunlight Can Reduce Risk of Non-skin Cancer Deaths

Recent research has found the risk of death from several cancers can be reduced with exposure to sunlight due to increased vitamin D production.

Jan
02
2008

Hot New Ingredients: Chick Peas and Edible, Natural Ingredients

Chick peas to energize male skin, and edible, natural ingredients created with the environment in mind