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Healing With Polymer Clay

It all began with a Playdough fixation. As a child I would spend every spare moment rolling, pounding, cutting, twisting, and creating miniature sculptures of dogs and butterflies and Christmas trees. 477 more words

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The beginning of the end...

…at least I hope it is.

I am now officially into my third month on Erivedge, which means I made it through another month.  Eight weeks completed and I’m doing much better than I thought I would. 705 more words

A Cut in Time

Hello friends,

Last week the skin doctor separated a suspicious spot from my scalp. It’s at the top of my head. You would have to be taller than me to see it, which means everyone will be able to see it.  365 more words

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Being Aware of the Early Signs of Skin Cancer on the Face

If you are thinking that you may have cancer on your face, there are some things you can do to test your theory at home before going to the dermatologist. 459 more words

Skin Cancer

9,700.That’s how many American lives will be lost to melanoma this year. Take action for safer sunscreen ingredients!

It’s been 15 years since the Food and Drug Administration last approved a new general usage, over-the-counter sunscreen ingredient. With melanoma rates tripling over the last 35 years, it is unconscionable that the United States still does not have access to safe and effective ingredients that have been available for years in the European Union, Canada, Japan and Australia. 239 more words

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Granny cries and cries

Hello All.
No, I am not crying from sadness.
Or joy.
I have decided there is some plant growing in the complex that I am allergic to. 210 more words


Why do men have higher rates of melanoma?

So why is it that men have higher rates of skin cancer than women?

While there is no definitive answer, it’s believed it could be that men lack a daily routine of applying cream. 190 more words

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