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Hairdressers are willing to help customers detect skin cancers

(Reuters Health) – Most hair stylists at salons and barber shops may be interested in getting trained to detect skin cancers on the scalp, face and neck, researchers say.

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Calls for (NZ)Government to follow Australian model in tackling melanoma

Cancer groups are calling for new measures in line with Australian practices to reduce the number of skin cancer deaths in New Zealand.

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Melanoma’s telling sign: Dark marks under finger and toenails could be cancer precursor

The Australasian College of Dermatologists (ACD) says dark marks under toe and fingernails could be telling signs of melanoma.

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Ink and the lurking malignant melanoma

The popularity of “ink” or tattoos has skyrocketed in modern society.

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