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High Percentage of Commuters Unaware of Cancer-Causing Sun Rays While Driving

The International Window Film Association (IWFA), conducted a national survey asking; ‘When a car’s windows are closed are you safe from the sun’s UVA rays?’ and nearly one in four of the 500 respondents erroneously believe they are safe from the sun’s harmful UVA rays that may often lead to skin cancers, that most frequently […]

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THE CAMPAIGN SLAPPING SUN PROTECTION ON GOLF

Rates of melanoma – the most dangerous form of skin cancer – have more than doubled in the UK in the last 30 years, with incidence in women having doubled (100% increase) and for men nearly tripled (181%). It is one of our fastest rising cancers, and although still higher in older people, rates in […]

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Isle of Wight beauty therapists asked to join “life-saving” course

A CHARITY raising awareness of melanoma and skin cancer is running an online e-learning course, in a quest to educate beauty industry professionals on how to spot suspicious lesions.

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Zoom calls during lockdown spark a rise in online sales of ‘freckle removal pens’

Zoom calls during lockdown have sparked an increase in sales of ‘freckle removal pens’ which dermatologists warn could inadvertently lead to skin cancer. 

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