Category Archives for Skin Cancer

Lower Skin Cancer Rates Through Nutrition, Supplementation and Lifestyle

Though High and Rising Skin Cancer (SC) Diagnoses are a Problem, Yearly Body Exams are Not the Answer at this Stage No one disputes that skin cancers- non-melanoma (basel, squamous cell) and melanoma skin

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Manage Both Melanoma and Myeloma The Same Way?

The tumor microenvironment of melanoma… is thought to stimulate angiogenesis through different mechanisms…“ I am a long-term survivor of an incurable cancer. A completely different cancer

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Possible Melanoma? Noninvasive Gene Expression Adds Diagnostic Info

“even pigmented lesion experts surgically biopsy about half as often and miss fewer melanoma when adding the pigmented lesion assay to their decision process,” Diagnosing melanoma is difficult.

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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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Skin Cancer Diagnosis “Frequently Challenging…”

“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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Melanoma Diagnosis? Use Every Therapy At Your Disposal-

“However, once melanoma spreads, there is still basically no effective treatment at this point.” Therefore early detection is key The solution then is to reduce your risk of skin cancer. Make

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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- At first I was a bit put off by

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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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Metastatic Melanoma and Angiogenesis

Melanoma Can’t Metastasize (Spread) Without Growing New Blood Vessels (Angiogenesis)- Consider Evidence-Based, Non-Toxic Anti-Angiogenesis If you have been diagnosed with melanoma your prognosis

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Metastatic Melanoma- Surgical Must be Part of the Plan

Median Overall Survival was Superior in Surgical vs Nonsurgical Patients with Metastatic Melanoma A diagnosis of melanoma skin cancer is not so bad. It is when a simple diagnosis of melanoma becomes diagnosis

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