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Hugh Jackman has had Four Skin Cancers in 18 Months

Hugh Jackman has been very open about his skin cancers since first discovering Basal Cell Carcinoma on his nose in 2013.

And as the Australian actor attempts to raise awareness about the disease, which is especially prevalent in his home country, he has revealed to… 466 more words

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Coolum Beach, 9 September, 2017

Tourist Gus Ward, 84, does some early morning fishing and watches a spectacular sunrise on Coolum Beach. Mr Ward travels from Lilydale, Victoria, to the Sunshine Coast each year to holiday and enjoy the weather. 1,125 more words


Notes on ESMO17: Melanoma

Clinical Brief – September 22nd

ESMO, or the European Society of Medical Oncology Congress, is an annual gathering of cancer experts and patient advocates. Here are some studies from this year’s ESMO that may be of use. 302 more words


Study: Majority Of Melanomas Come From New Moles

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PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – When it comes to skin cancer, melanoma is less common than other types, but it’s much more aggressive. 228 more words


I Just Wanted to Stay in Bed and Continue Watching "Ghost"

11/02/04:  I haven’t written in awhile and decided I should start again. During high school, I was pretty good about writing in my journal and it actually helped me a lot. 1,060 more words


September 16th - Ozone Day

There is a big hole in the ozone layer in the Southern Hemisphere. Like, really big. This is what it looks like

In encompasses most of Antarctica and is a contributing factor to climate change, as the ozone layer protects us from most of the suns damaging rays. 151 more words

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‘Dermatoscope’ Can Identify Skin Cancer Without Scarring Biopsy

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Every year, nearly 5.5-million cases of skin cancer are diagnosed in the U.S. and even more surgical biopsies have to be performed to tell if a mole is cancerous. 392 more words