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Eileen Bailey

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Four Types of Melanoma

Melanoma is the deadliest form of skin cancer. It develops in the melanocytes, which are the skin cells that make melanin, which gives skin it’s pigment, or color. There are a number of different types of melanoma, each with their own... Read moreChevron

posted 02/10/2015, comments (0)|
Eileen Bailey

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10 Things You Probably Don’t Know about Skin Cancer of the Foot

Acral Lentiginous Melanoma (ALM), skin cancer of the foot, is one of the few skincancers that is not attributed to sun exposure. It most often appears on the soles of the feet, the palms of the hand or under fingernails. While it is one of the least common of the major skin cancers, the survival rate is lower. The following are ten things about... Read moreChevron

posted 02/04/2015, comments (0)|
Eileen Bailey

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Supplements That May Help Protect You From the Sun's Rays

Sunscreen is an essential part of protecting your skin from the dangerous UV rays of the sun. But, there are some problems with sunscreen. You might forget to bring it along,... Read moreChevron

posted 01/20/2015, comments (0)|
Eileen Bailey

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The Difference Between Chronic and Intermittent Sun Exposure

Your risk of skin cancer depends, in large part, on your level of sun exposure. But, did you know that there are different types of sun exposure and what type of skin cancer you are most at risk for depends on how you are exposed to the sun?

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posted 01/15/2015, comments (0)|

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