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Eileen Bailey

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Will My Skin Cancer Come Back?

You have completed your skin cancer treatmentand now must go back to living your life. But, before your diagnosis, you probably didn’t give cancer too much thought. Now, it seems, you can’t go very... Read moreChevron

posted 10/22/2014, comments (0)|
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Chronic Skin Allergy to Metal Can Lead to Skin Cancer

We know that exposure to the sun can damage our skin and cause skin cancer. A recent study also showed that chronic skin allergy to metals in orthopedic implants can also lead to skin cancer.  


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posted 10/15/2014, comments (0)|
Eileen Bailey

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Spitz Nevus

Spitz nevus are rare, benign moles that closely resemble melanoma. They usually appear before the age of 20, however, they can appear on adults as well. Because their appearance closely resembles melanoma, it is important to have these lesions seen by a dermatologist.

 

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posted 10/09/2014, comments (0)|
Eileen Bailey

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When Skin Lesions Have Pain or Itch

You know the warning signs of skin cancer. You know to use the ABCDE method to know whether a lesion should be looked at by your dermatologist. But do you also pay attention to whether there is pain and itching? According to... Read moreChevron

posted 10/01/2014, comments (0)|
Eileen Bailey

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What Happens After a Stage 4 Melanoma Diagnosis?

If you have been diagnosed with stage 4 melanoma, you are probably scared and confused. You might be worried about your family and what will happen to them if the disease continues to progress. You might be worried about medical bills or time you will... Read moreChevron

posted 09/15/2014, comments (0)|

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