skin cancer

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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. […]

07/29/2014

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Gov’t puts new age restriction on tanning beds

WASHINGTON (AP) — Tanning beds and sun lamps will carry new warnings that they should not be used by anyone under age 18 as the federal government works to reduce rising rates of skin cancer […]

05/29/2014

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Sunscreen slows skin aging, if used often enough

WASHINGTON (AP) — If worry about skin cancer doesn’t make you slather on sunscreen, maybe vanity will: New research provides some of the strongest evidence to date that near-daily sunscreen use can slow the aging […]

06/03/2013

Penny and Phil Sound Bite

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 […]

05/08/2013

Coffee could cut skin cancer risk

Good news, java junkies: Researchers have found the more coffee you drink, the more you may be protecting yourself against skin cancer. According to a new report published in the journal Cancer Research, drinking more […]

07/02/2012

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 […]

05/29/2012

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