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Fundraising Event Highlights Skin Cancer Dangers

You may think skin cancer only happens after decades in the sun or in tanning beds, but younger people get the diagnosis, too.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/24/2013

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The Risks Of Sun Exposure And How To Protect Your Skin This Summer

Now that sun exposure is considered a cancer risk on the same level with tobacco and asbestos, it’s time to get serious about protecting yourself.

06/03/2013

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Enjoy The Sun, But Watch Those Damaging Rays

Doctors who treat skin cancer designated the first Monday in May as a day to remind everyone about their risk for the disease.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/06/2013

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UM Offers New Skin Cancer Mobile App

A new free app developed at the University of Michigan Health System allows users to create a photographic baseline of their skin and photograph suspicious moles or other skin lesions, walking users step-by-step through a skin self-exam.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/10/2012

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Checking For Skin Cancer? There’s An App For That

If a mole appears to be changing or growing, the photos can then be shared with a dermatologist to help determine whether a biopsy is necessary.

CBS Detroit–07/10/2012

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Sunny Skies And Warm Temps Mean It’s Time For Extra Skin Protection

Dermatologist Henry Lim says look for unusual skin growths.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/20/2012

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Beaumont Sets Free Skin Cancer Screenings For Adults

Beaumont dermatologists will host a free skin cancer screening at the Beaumont Medical Center, Sterling Heights, 44344 Dequindre Road, Suite 350 (across from Beaumont Hospital, Troy), on Monday, May 7 from 10:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/28/2012

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Detroit Researcher Takes Lead Role In Melanoma Study

The Detroit’s Karmanos Cancer Institute’s Dr. Patricia LoRusso is co-leading a team that’s studying ways to personalize treatment for melanoma

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/15/2011

Michael McShane - September 13, 2011. (WWJ: Sandra McNeill)

Skin Cancer Patient Says Medical Marijuana Oil Saved Him From Surgery

There are no longer any visible signs of the skin cancer on the forehead of Ferndale’s Michael McShane.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/13/2011

New Hope for Melanoma Patients?

Melanoma is thought to be caused by overexposure to the sun, and every year, close to 9,000 Americans die from it. But, an experimental treatment is offering hope for patients in the final stage of […]

08/26/2010

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