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Protect your Children from Sunburns

The association between sun exposure and skin cancer has become more widely understood over the years as studies and research continue to be done. In a recent cohort study, the long-term risk of developing skin cancer as a result of sunburns has been confirmed. The study used information gathered between 1991 to 2007 through a […]

How Alcohol Consumption May Increase Your Risk of Melanoma

The link between alcohol consumption and an increased risk of melanoma can be attributed to multiple factors according to recent studies. While other studies have indicated that alcohol consumption increases the risk of sunburn due to ineffective sunscreen application and prolonged sun exposure, Dermatologist Dr. Niyati Sharma has noted that a German study has also […]

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