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SPF30 sunscreens could delay melanoma incidence

Application of sun protection factor 30 (SPF30) sunscreen prior to exposure to ultraviolet-B (UVB) light delayed melanoma onset in a mouse model of the disease, according to data from a team at The Ohio State University.

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Protect your skin this summer

Summer holidays in Australia are renowned for long playful days in the sun, surf and sand. With that comes the risk of being burnt – don’t let sunburn be your summer holiday souvenir.

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Research: Indoor Tanning Age Restriction Could Reduce Melanoma Incidence

CDC study shows proposed FDA rule could prevent deaths, lower treatment costs

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Banning Teens From Tanning Would Save Thousands of Lives and Millions of Dollars

Ultraviolet radiation is the most preventable risk factor for skin cancer and yet people still pay good money to irradiate themselves in the name of aesthetics.

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