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Skin Cancer Risks Higher For Soldiers Serving Abroad

Skin Cancer Risks Higher For Soldiers Serving Abroad

Wayne Wood, Vanderbilt University Medical Center Soldiers deployed to tropical and sunny climates are coming home with increased risk factors for a threat far from the battlefield: skin cancer. In a retrospective study of about 200 veterans...

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2014-09-10 16:26:10

Patent Pending Skincare Ingredient Absorbs Harmful Light, Provides Barrier PATERSON, N.J., Sept. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In response to recent scientific evidence suggesting that High Energy Visible (HEV) light is harmful to skin, Lipo Chemicals, Inc. developed Liposhield®, a patent pending ingredient that acts as an "umbrella" to protect skin from the unhealthy effects of HEV light. While the risks associated with HEV light are often discussed in ocular terms, its potential...

2014-08-29 23:07:12

Leading dermatologist Dr. William Groff of Cosmetic Laser Dermatology comments on the dangers of UV radiation and the importance of always wearing sunscreen. San Diego, CA (PRWEB) August 29, 2014 A recent article brings to light the importance of sun protection. The dangers of overexposure to the sun are well known, and yet many people don’t wear sunscreen as consistently as they should. Sun damage often doesn’t manifest itself physically on the skin until later in life, but as a...

2014-08-22 23:06:46

Recent News Articles Give Five Tips But Bio Logic Aqua Research Founder Sharon Kleyne Offers Three Additional Equally Important Tips Grants Pass, OR (PRWEB) August 22, 2014 A recent widely circulated news article contains a list of “Five tips for summer sun safety.” Sharon Kleyne, international water advocate and host of the Sharon Kleyne Hour Power of Water completely agrees with the five tips but adds three additional tips that she believes are less obvious and seldom mentioned but...

2014-08-22 23:04:30

With over 35 years of skin care experience as multi- location day spa owners, the team at Key West Health & Beauty has released the findings of their recent study. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) August 22, 2014 Key West Health & Beauty’s (http://www.keywesthealthandbeauty.com) team of skin care experts revealed their much anticipated study results of the 12 best and worst U.S. cities for your skin today and released an accompanying infographic on their website. It appears that the...

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2014-08-22 06:41:33

Rayshell Clapper for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Most people know that the sun damages skin. This damage can lead to freckles, wrinkles, sun spots, or even cancer. Of all the skin cancers, melanoma is the most deadly. Yet many people do not wear sunscreen on a daily basis. Some refuse to do so for one reason or another while others simply have not incorporated it into their morning routine out of laziness or even simply because they have just forgotten to do so. Some actively...

2014-08-07 23:07:29

Ascenta Skin has been clinically shown to increase the skin’s natural protection against ultraviolet (UV) radiation Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) August 07, 2014 Ascenta Health is proud to announce that their revolutionary dietary supplement Ascenta Skin has been clinically shown to increase the skin’s natural protection against ultraviolet (UV) radiation, the leading cause of skin damage and accelerated skin aging. A recent clinical trial studied the effects of UV exposure on participants...

2014-08-07 23:04:29

Company Announces First - Ever Wearable Technology to Measure UV Dosage and Vitamin D Generation Portland, OR (PRWEB) August 07, 2014 Ultra has introduced the first-ever wearable technology that measures an individual’s accumulated ultraviolet (UV) dosage and effective vitamin D generation. Violet pairs with a mobile device to provide real-time data on overall sun exposure. Ultra serves health conscious individuals who are concerned about the detrimental effects of sun over-exposure...

2014-08-06 23:10:05

A study by the founder of Sun Safe Soccer reveals nearly two-thirds of children will use shade tents during soccer breaks without any prompting from coaches. The study reinforces a report from the nation's top doctor encouraging communities and policymakers to provide outdoor shade structures. Rolling Meadows, IL (PRWEB) August 06, 2014 With the nation’s top doctor calling for more outdoor shade structures to reduce the rate of skin cancer, a new study by the founder of Sun Safe...

2014-08-06 23:07:37

Important Tips to Prevent Skin Cancer from Bio Logic Aqua Research Founder Sharon Kleyne Grants Pass, OR (PRWEB) August 06, 2014 Summer is the season for solar radiation and sunburn. Summer is also when most malignant melanomas, the deadliest of all skin cancers, get started. While the incidence of most cancers has dropped, melanoma has risen 200% since 1973, according to a recent CBS News/Yahoo article (July 30, 2014). Despite the 200% rise, reports Sharon Kleyne, host of the Sharon...

2014-07-30 23:13:51

According to Drs. Joshua Fox and Francis DiSpaltro with Advanced Dermatology, PC, the vast majority of skin cancers are caused by exposure to the sun and the most dangerous form of skin cancer, has been increasing for thirty years. We can't prevent all sun exposure but there are simple steps we can take to minimize the risk. Roslyn, NY (PRWEB) July 30, 2014 Skin cancer is the most common form of cancer in the United States. Yet despite the well-documented and well-publicized...


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