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Articles That Discuss Skin Cancer

Melanoma Survivors Risk Secondary Cancers

Melanoma survivors have increased risk of developing several cancers; the most common cancers with elevated risks were breast, prostate, and non-Hodgkin lymphoma Identifying a problem is easy. Identifying

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Malignant Melanoma-Stage Dictates Prognosis

Your Stage of  Melanoma at Diagnosis Will Guide Your Treatment Decisions A diagnosis of skin cancer is difficult. A diagnosis of melanoma, just plain melanoma, is more difficult. And a diagnosis of malignant

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Actinic Keratoses- Skin Cancer But Not Skin Cancer

A diagnosis of Actinic Keratosis is a Pre-cancerous form of Skin Cancer- Lower Your Risk of AK Becoming Skin Cancer with Evidence-based, Non-toxic Therapies I am a cancer survivor who has 6 of the risks

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Non-Conventional Therapies for Non-Melanoma Skin Cancer

“Enhancing ATP production with oral nicotinamide protects from UV immunosuppression, enhances DNA repair and reduces skin cancer in humans…” Non-Melanoma Skin Cancer, either Basel Cell

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Coffee – Reduce Skin Cancer Risk-

Consumption of coffee and total polyphenols from all sources and from coffee showed a statistically significant correlation towards a decrease in pigmented spot scores (skin cancer) Non-melanoma skin cancer

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Lower Skin Cancer Rates Through Nutrition, Supplementation and Lifestyle

Skin cancer is a fast-growing epidemic in the United States with greater than 3.5 million new cases diagnosed each year...”  

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Malignant Melanoma and Sunlamp Use Among People with Acne

The Increased Risk of Melanoma from Sun Lamp Use is Small… So Why Worry?  The study of melanoma is complicated. When I talk to my teenage son about risks, any kind of risks, his eyes glaze over.

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Melanoma In-Situ- Should You Worry?

“Stage 0 melanoma, or melanoma in situ, is highly curable. There is very little risk for recurrence or metastasis. The 5-year survival rate as of 2018 for local melanoma, including Stage 0, is 98.4%.” Melanoma

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Skin Cancer Diagnosis- Melanoma vs. Non-Melanoma Skin Cancer

“Accurate clinical and histopathological analysis of pigmented skin lesions is difficult even for experts”…Really? Skin Cancer can be difficult to diagnose. As the illustration below

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Atypical Mole Syndrome and Dysplastic Nevi- Melanoma Risk

“Atypical Mole Syndrome is the most important phenotypic risk factor for developing cutaneous melanoma…” If you have atypical mole syndrome (AMS) and if your family is affected by AMS

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Melanoma Epidemic In Older White Men-

Know the A,B,C,D, E’s of Diagnosing Melanoma. Know the Warning Signs. If You Want a Professional to Check Something Out, go see a Dermatologist with a Dermoscope- While I hate to admit it,  I’m

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Can Dysplastic Nevi Result in Metastatic Melanoma?

Excision of Dysplastic Nevi is prompted by an uncertain malignancy potential and the fear of undertreating an evolving malignant melanoma (MM)… Rather than worrying about DN /atypical moles, consider

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