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Parents must demonstrate sun safety this summer for kids’ sake

Research shows kids of the 1980s and 1990s – many of whom now have children of their own – are failing to protect their skin from the sun’s harmful rays by practicing sun safety, with 25% reporting they get sunburnt on summer weekends.

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The facts about the danger of melanoma

Melanoma is a serious and life-threatening form of cancer that begins in the skin but can spread rapidly if not treated early.

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World first melanoma success in Australia prompts new trial

A Sydney man who was seriously ill with advanced melanoma has made a remarkable recovery after receiving a drug reserved for breast and ovarian cancer.

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Sydney man recovers from advanced melanoma in unconventional treatment

A Sydney man has recovered from advanced melanoma thanks to a drug usually used for breast and ovarian cancer, prompting the Melanoma Institute to run a new clinical trial.

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