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Smartphone Skin Cancer Apps Labelled Dangerous

Hey there Guys. This morning I was alerted of new research that highlights the danger of using skin cancer apps to help check moles and diagnose potential skin cancers, in particular melanomas. In the study four skin cancer apps were tested with 128 pictures of moles, 60 of which were melanomas. Three of the apps […]

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Scientists reveal the reason for Rudolph’s red nose – Medical Observer

On the lighter side of health, scientists have found the secret behind Rudolph’s red nose. RUDOLPH the Red-Nosed Reindeer’s snout has been immortalised in movies, books and song. But until now, no-one has offered a scientific explanation for the glow that allows the world’s most famous antlered herbivore to guide Santa’s sleigh through the night […]

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be sure to have regular skin cancer checks

Can You Self Examine For Skin Cancer?

Hey there Guys. Today I came across an interesting post by the American Academy of Dermatology teaching people how they can examine their own skin for skin cancer, in particular melanoma. Having grown up in Australia I’m very aware of the importance of having regular skin exams. Sadly many of my friends having had skin […]

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