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Generation of tanners see spike in deadly melanoma

  WASHINGTON (AP) — Stop sunbathing and using indoor tanning beds, the acting U.S. surgeon general warned in a report released Tuesday that cites an alarming 200 percent jump in deadly melanoma cases since 1973. […]


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What You Missed on LA’s Morning News 5/8/13

Here are the news maker interviews you missed (or want to hear again) from this morning’s edition of LA’s Morning News with Penny Griego and Phil Hulett. 5:32 a.m. – NBC’s Bob Costantini checked in […]


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Aspirin may prevent melanoma in women

We know aspirin relieves pain and prevents heart attacks. Now we learn through a new study it may also help reduce a woman’s risk for melanoma, the most dangerous type of skin cancer.


Critical news about skin cancer

If you’re unclear about melanoma and what it is, Dr. Steven O’Day, Director of the L.A. Skin Cancer Institute at the Beverly Hills Cancer Center, says melanoma is the most deadly of the three kinds of skin […]



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