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.

How sun gives you wrinkles, skin cancer

 Scientists have documented for the first time the DNA damage which can occur to the skin from the full range of ultraviolet radiation from the sun, leading to skin cancer.

Cancer drug shows potential to slow ageing

A drug normally used to treat skin cancer has been found to delay the onset of age-related deaths by slowing the ageing process in fruit flies.

Viagra doesn't cause skin cancer, shows study

 Lifestyle factors, not Viagra, put users of erectile dysfunction drugs at higher risk of melanoma, a deadly form of skin cancer, says a study.

Viagra doesn't cause skin cancer, but following a Viagra lifestyle might

A new research has revealed that erectile dysfunction drugs such as Viagra, don't cause skin cancer, but following lifestyle that involves ingesting medications to prevent erectile dysfunction can be blamed.

Researchers discover novel mechanism to fight against Melanoma

A new study has provided a deeper insight into how to combat with the melanoma skin cancer.

Simple smartphone device to catch skin cancer early
Simple smartphone device to catch skin cancer early

As we know, any cancer can be tackled better if detected early. With skin cancer, the chance of survival can be 98 percent if detected early.

Cold sore virus can help treat skin cancer: Research

In what could be seen as a breakthrough in treating skin cancer, researchers have found out that skin cancer can be treated with a genetically-engineered version of a virus that normally causes cold sores, reports suggest.

Hugh Jackman launching sunscreen for kids
Hugh Jackman launching sunscreen for kids

Hugh Jackman is launching his own brand of sunscreen for children in the US.

It's common to develop skin cancer: Hugh Jackman
It's common to develop skin cancer: Hugh Jackman

Actor Hugh Jackman says it is a very common thing to develop skin cancer from the strong sun in Down Under like he had two years ago.

Here's how 'sunless tanning' can lead to 'skin cancer'

A new study has revealed that artificial tanning can lead to Melanoma.

Cricket fraternity shower condolences for Richie Benaud
Cricket fraternity shower condolences for Richie Benaud

It was indeed a sad day for cricket world as former Australian skipper and renowned cricket commentator, Richie Benaud passed away on Friday in Sydney.

Richie Benaud was one of the few voices you liked to listen: Virat Kohli
Richie Benaud was one of the few voices you liked to listen: Virat Kohli

 Paying rich tribute to former Australia captain and legendary cricket commentator Richie Benaud, India Test skipper Virat Kohli said the 84-year-old was one of the most popular voices on TV.

Renowned cricket commentator Richie Benaud passes away
Renowned cricket commentator Richie Benaud passes away

Former Australian skipper and renowned cricket commentator, Richie Benaud passed away, on Friday in Sydney.