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Oct
02
2014

Researchers Discover How Pigment Protects Skin From UV Rays

Researchers Discover How Pigment Protects Skin From UV Rays

Researchers have worked out how the pigment of the skin manages to protect the body from the sun's dangerous UV rays.

Sep
19
2014

2014 Sunscreen Innovation Act Unanimously Passes

The U.S. Senate unanimously passed the Sunscreen Innovation Act on September 17, 2014, which the Public Access to SunScreens (PASS) Coalition applauded.

Sep
08
2014

UV-light Induced Mutation Found to Drive Skin Cancers

UV-light Induced Mutation Found to Drive Skin Cancers

A genetic mutation caused by ultraviolet light is likely the driving force behind millions of human skin cancers, according to researchers at the Stanford University School of Medicine.

Sep
05
2014

Soldiers Lacking Adaquate Protection From Skin Cancer

Soldiers Lacking Adaquate Protection From Skin Cancer

Soldiers deployed to sunny climates are not being adequately protected from the most common cancer type, according to a study being presented this week at the World Congress on Cancers of the Skin.

Aug
21
2014

Scientists Report Sunscreen Ingredients Toxic to Ocean Inhabitants

Scientists Report Sunscreen Ingredients Toxic to Ocean Inhabitants

When certain sunscreen ingredients wash off skin and into the sea, they can become toxic to some of the ocean's tiniest inhabitants, which are the main course for many other marine animals.

Aug
21
2014

Genetic Differences Between Skin Cancer That Killed Bob Marley Vs. More Common Types

Acral melanomas

Cancer Research UK scientists have discovered that the rare type of skin cancer that caused reggae musician Bob Marley's death are genetically distinct from other more common types of skin cancer.

Aug
12
2014

Raising Skin Cancer Awareness Among Hispanics

Raising Skin Cancer Awareness Among Hispanics

Skin cancer rates among Hispanic-Americans, the fastest-growing population in the country, are skyrocketing.

Aug
08
2014

FAQs on Emerging Sun Protection Products

FAQs on Emerging Sun Protection Products

Several additional sun protection tools have become available, including sunscreen pills, drinkable sunscreen and ultraviolet monitoring bracelets.

Aug
08
2014

Researchers Trying to Determine Potential Link Between Uranium & Skin Cancer

Uranium & Skin Cancer

After years of delving deep into DNA and researching ways in which metal damage may lead to cancer, a team of researchers is taking a step back to look at the surface where one answer may have been all along.

Aug
07
2014

New Device May Change Diagnoses and Treatment of Melanoma

New Device May Change Diagnoses and Treatment of Melanoma

A new hand-held device that uses lasers and sound waves may change the way doctors treat and diagnose melanoma, according to a team of researchers from Washington University in St. Louis.