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Indianapolis Motor Speedway and its new sun safety partner, Outrun the Sun, will help race fans reduce their risks for sunburns while at the track by implementing a first-ever, comprehensive sun safety education program at the Indianapolis 500.
L'Oreal Paris and the Melanoma Research Alliance announced the launch of It's THAT Worth It, a public health call-to-action urging all women to prevent melanoma by using sunscreen and to help save lives by supporting cutting-edge melanoma research for a cure.
Researchers have discovered that mutations in a specific gene are responsible for a hereditary form of melanoma.
There are differences in prognosis in cutaneous malignant melanoma depending on cohabitation status and gender, according to a new study published in the scientific periodical Journal of Clinical Oncology.
The Sunscreen Innovation Act is a way to alleviate the current 12-year backlog of sunscreen ingredients, as well as to streamline the review process.
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration published two letters on the Time and Extent Applications (TEAs) for diethylhexyl butamido triazone (Uvasorb HEB) and amiloxate (Neo Heliopan E 1000), finding insufficient scientific evidence to claim either as generally recognized as safe and effective.
People who had nonmelanoma skin cancer (NMSC) were at increased risk for subsequently developing melanoma and 29 other cancer types, and this association was much higher for those under 25 years of age.
Journal of Drugs in Dermatology (JDD) released a clinical study highlighting the efficacy of Triple Protection Factor Broad Spectrum Sunscreen, TPF 50, to prevent skin sun damage and non-melanoma skin cancer.
With the recent U.S. Food and Drug Administration changes to sunscreen legislation, a review of sunscreens is in order.
A low level of daily exposure to a common component of sunlight can cause skin damage at the molecular level after just a few days, new University of Michigan Medical School research shows.