The incidence of two types of skin cancer has nearly tripled among women under age 40, a sign that tanning is still popular among the young…
Melanoma rates in kids continue to rise
• Skin Cancer news • Aug 09 05
The annual rate of occurrence of new Melanomas in children in the United States is increasing “rapidly,” according to a new report.
“Melanoma is becoming more…
Melanoma overdiagnosed in US
• Skin Cancer news • Aug 04 05
Gene variants tied to melanoma risk
• Skin Cancer news • Jul 17 05
Curry ingredient fights skin cancer
• Skin Cancer news • Jul 12 05
The compound that makes curry yellow could help fight skin cancer, U.S. researchers reported on Monday.
They said curcumin, found in the spice turmeric, interferes with melanoma cells.…
Curry Spice Shuts Down Melanoma
• Skin Cancer news • Jul 11 05
Curcumin, the ingredient that gives curry its yellow hue, blocked the growth of melanoma tumor cells and even stimulated their death in the laboratory, researchers report.