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Sunscreen and Sun This Summer
Before you hit the beach or the lake this summer, follow these easy tips to keep yourself and your family sun-safe.
Summer Sun Safety
Do you ever wonder why your parents always nagged you about putting on sunscreen? This summer, take some time to learn more about sun safety.
Mole or Melanoma?
Some adults can have up to 40 moles. But when should you start worrying about skin cancer?
Breast Cancer Rx Now Approved for Men
A breast cancer medication that was previously approved for women can now be used to treat men with advanced breast cancer.
Another Biosimilar for a Common Breast Cancer Rx
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved another biosimilar for a common breast cancer medication.
Colorectal Cancer FAQs
There will be 101,000 new cases of colon cancer and over 44,000 new cases of rectal cancer in the United States this year, the American Cancer Society (ACS) estimates. Here's what you need to know.
Company Under Fire for Illegal Screening Tool
Total Thermal Imaging, Inc., is in the hot seat for marketing and selling an unapproved product for detecting certain diseases.
Heated Tobacco Devices: Not a Safe Option
New heated tobacco devices are not a safe alternative to smoking traditional cigarettes or using electronic cigarettes, according to a new study.
Reducing Women's Cancer Risk
Everyday choices can play a significant role in your risk of cancer, regardless of your gender. Here are some specific steps women can take to reduce their cancer risk.
Reducing Men's Cancer Risk
Everyday choices can play a significant role in your risk of cancer, regardless of your gender. Here are some specific steps men can take to reduce their cancer risk.