Hugh Jackman treated for skin cancer on nose again

Hugh Jackman treated for skin cancer on nose again

'The Wolverine' star Hugh Jackman has once again been treated for skin cancer on his nose.

Best home remedies for treating Eczema!

Eczema, also known as dermatitis, is a medical condition in which the skin becomes inflamed or irritated. 

New blood test to track skin cancer

Researchers have found out a new blood test that can closely track metastatic melanoma -- one of the most aggressive forms of skin cancer.

Promising new melanoma drug in the offing

The new compound, named SBI-756, targets a specific molecular machine known as the translation initiation complex.

Indian wins grant to study deadly skin cancer

Although melanoma is one of the least common types, representing only about two percent of skin cancer cases, it is one of the most deadly.

Skin cancer-causing fusion gene spotted

The identification of this novel fusion gene has potential implications for new diagnostic and therapeutic approaches for this area of cancer research.

Over 11 moles on arm can predict deadly skin cancer risk

 If you are a woman and have more than 11 moles on your right arm, check if you have over 100 such moles all over the body as the high mole presence can predict a higher risk of developing a deadly skin cancer.

Moles on arm can predict skin cancer risk

 Do you have more than 11 moles on your right arm? You may be at a higher risk of skin cancer.

Beware! Antioxidants can cause cancer to spread faster

Antioxidants protect healthy cells from free radicals that can turn them into malignancies but may also protect a tumour once it has developed, the findings showed.

Indoor tanning puts gay, bisexual men at greater skin cancer risk

Gay and bisexual men who prefer indoor tanning may be at a higher risk of skin cancer.

'Healthier' sunscreen that does not penetrate skin developed

Researchers have used nanoparticles to develop a sunscreen that does not penetrate the skin, eliminating serious health concerns associated with commercial sunblocks.

World Ozone Day: 30 years of healing the ozone together!

World Ozone Day: 30 years of healing the ozone together!

This massive “hole” in the ozone layer triggered panic leading to the signing of the Vienna Convention and the Montreal Protocol.

Here`s how you can keep skin cancer at bay

With skin cancer rates on the rise, you may want to revisit some simple tips for staying safe in the sun.

New combo treatment may be effective against melanoma

Scientists have for the first time found that a novel combination therapy is highly effective at treating melanoma patients with skin metastases.

New combo therapy effective against melanoma

 A novel combination therapy was found to be highly effective at treating patients with melanoma, known as the most serious type of skin cancer.

This gel may treat blood cancer that affects skin

An investigational topical gel effectively treats patients with a rare type of blood cancer that affects the skin.

Why moles sometimes develop into melanoma

Scientists have identified the role of a protein in the development of typically harmless moles on our skin into the dangerous melanoma skin cancer.

Serving in desert terrain ups soldier's skin cancer risk

Military personnel who served in the glaring desert sunlight of Iraq and Afghanistan returned home with an increased risk of skin cancer, due not only to the desert climate, but also a lack of sun protection.

New non-invasive technique to detect skin cancers

In a major breakthrough, a new non-invasive technique that allows clinicians to accurately detect various forms of skin cancer has been developed.

Eating citrus fruits may increase melanoma risk

 Frequent consumption of citrus fruits -- whole grapefruit and orange juice -- may be associated with an increased risk of melanoma, a type of skin cancer, says a large study.