Here’s the logic: if you have more cells, you have a greater chance of having them falling sick. Smoking, eating unhealthy foods, being obese and working or living in a toxic environment: these are all factors that can raise your…Read more
You might think you’re getting 30 times the skin protection, but it’s actually only a few percentage points more. It’s hot, it’s sunny, the world is calling to you and the beach is your best friend. Like every good citizen,…Read more
Been a while since you had a bath? You may be doing yourself a favor, even if the noses of your friends and family don’t really agree. A study published in Science Advances on February 28 by researchers at the…Read more
There are many different types of skin cancer and not all look the same, from open wounds to scaly patches and moles. Skin cancer is on the rise in North America. Over the past thirty years, more patients have been…Read more
According to the Canadian Skin Cancer Foundation, a whopping one in three cancers diagnosed worldwide is a skin cancer. In Canada, over 80,000 cases of skin cancer are diagnosed each year, with over 5,000 cases of deadly melanoma amongst those,…Read more
Viagara and Skin Cancer Go to Court: Do Erectile Dysfunction Drugs Really Double the Risk of Deadly Melanoma?
For the last few years, reports have been spreading about the possible link between Viagara and skin cancer. Scary stuff. You’d think that taking a drug to treat erectile dysfunction wouldn’t have anything to do with developing dangerous lesions on…Read more