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2012-07-02 06:07:37

Attention coffee lovers! New research shows more benefits for drinking that cup of joe. On average, Americans drink 3 cups of coffee a day, but according to the study, increasing the number of cups of caffeinated coffee you drink could lower your risk of developing the most common form of skin cancer, basal cell carcinoma.

2012-06-26 06:20:45

According to the National Cancer Institute, there has been a steady increase in the prevalence of oropharyngeal cancers in the U.S. since 1973. Researchers believe this increase has mainly been attributed to oral HPV infection.

2012-06-19 09:35:08

Among patients with head and neck squamous cell carcinomas, a history of chronic inflammation in the mouth (periodontitis, i.e. gum disease) may be associated with an increased risk of tumors positive for human papillomavirus (HPV).

2012-06-19 09:33:26

Smoking appears to be associated with an increased risk of cutaneous squamous cell carcinoma skin cancer.

2012-06-11 21:30:25

A customized patch treatment for basal cell carcinoma completely destroys facial tumors without surgery or major radiation therapy in 80 percent of patients studied.

2012-06-05 23:01:16

Multiple studies have revealed that skin cancer is now the most common form of cancer within the United States, with a steady rise in cases every year.

2012-06-04 19:36:53

Skin cancer patients whose childhood included periods of neglect or maltreatment are at a much greater risk for their cancers to return when they face a major stressful event.

Two Experimental Drugs Showing Promise In Melanoma Fight
2012-06-04 13:41:38

Researchers presented findings on Monday at the American Society of Clinical Oncology meeting in Chicago of two experimental treatments that treat advanced melanoma.

2012-05-30 05:27:08

It’s no secret that people who double up on sunscreen get more protection from the sun, but a new study suggests that those who frequently take painkillers may receive some of the same benefits.

Protection Against Skin Cancer From Commonly Used Painkillers
2012-05-29 10:43:46

Aspirin and other similar painkillers may help protect against skin cancer, a new study suggests.


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