Skin Cancer and Prevention

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Skin Cancer Symptoms, Causes & Prevention

Almost every type of skin cancer is curable if found early. That’s why it’s important to find, diagnose and treat skin cancer in time. Learn more about skin cancer types, signs, treatments, and facts.

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6 Innovative Dermatology Apps for Doctors and Patients

EDUCATIONAL ARTICLE BY MIISKIN The use of apps is on the verge of a breakthrough in dermatology, including in teledermatology.This article was created by Miiskin. Dr Amanda Oakley, Founder of DermNet NZ, has reviewed the article, but not the mentioned apps.[shareapage...

Facts About Melanoma and Other Skin Cancers

EDUCATIONAL ARTICLE BY MIISKINFacts on melanoma rates in countries affected by skin cancer and where skin cancer usually starts on the body. Educational article by Dr Nitin Shori and Dr Alexandra Phelan.Non-melanoma skin cancer is by far the most common cancer in the...

What is melanoma skin cancer and what does melanoma look like?

EDUCATIONAL ARTICLE BY MIISKINEducational article by Dr Nitin Shori and Dr Alexandra Phelan.What is melanoma skin cancer Melanoma (sometimes known as malignant melanoma) is a form of skin cancer, arising from cells within the skin called melanocytes.These melanocytes...

Sun Protection: 7 Skincare Mistakes That Lead To Sun Damage

Common mistakes of sun protection Nobody wants to get sunburns, skin damage or skin cancer. We all want to keep ourselves safe. Still, there are common skincare mistakes many people make when it comes to sun protection. By avoiding these mistakes, we can enjoy our...

Sun Protection: Tips To Cover Your Skin On A Sunny Day

How to Protect Your Skin from Sun Damage Do you still need sunscreen if you’re in the shade? When lounging by the pool, is a hat and cover-up necessary if you’re already wearing sunscreen? Which is better: wearing a long-sleeved shirt or sitting under an umbrella?...

6 Ways To Get Your Teen To Wear Sunscreen

Sun Protection for Teenagers: Motivate Your Teen to Wear Sunscreen “Did you remember to put on sunscreen?” Between asking if he’s cleaned his room and telling her to finish her homework, negotiating with your teens can seem like a constant battle. Luckily, there are...

Sun Safety: 5 Essential Sun Smart Packing Tips

Sometimes our vacation goals seem like they’re working against each other. On the one hand, we want to protect ourselves from the sun — nothing ruins the vibe of a trip like premature skin aging, wrinkles, or the possibility of skin cancer. On the other hand, we just...

Is Your Sunscreen Routine Protecting Your Skin From Damage?

Sunscreen Mistakes You're Making Is your sunscreen really protecting your skin from sun damage? You might think applying sunscreen is as simple as opening a bottle and slathering on some lotion, but you may be missing some of its effectiveness by applying it...

6 Innovative Dermatology Apps for Doctors and Patients

EDUCATIONAL ARTICLE BY MIISKIN The use of apps is on the verge of a breakthrough in dermatology, including in teledermatology.This article was created by Miiskin. Dr Amanda Oakley, Founder of DermNet NZ, has reviewed the article, but not the mentioned apps.[shareapage...

Facts About Melanoma and Other Skin Cancers

EDUCATIONAL ARTICLE BY MIISKINFacts on melanoma rates in countries affected by skin cancer and where skin cancer usually starts on the body. Educational article by Dr Nitin Shori and Dr Alexandra Phelan.Non-melanoma skin cancer is by far the most common cancer in the...

What is melanoma skin cancer and what does melanoma look like?

EDUCATIONAL ARTICLE BY MIISKINEducational article by Dr Nitin Shori and Dr Alexandra Phelan.What is melanoma skin cancer Melanoma (sometimes known as malignant melanoma) is a form of skin cancer, arising from cells within the skin called melanocytes.These melanocytes...

Sun Protection: 7 Skincare Mistakes That Lead To Sun Damage

Common mistakes of sun protection Nobody wants to get sunburns, skin damage or skin cancer. We all want to keep ourselves safe. Still, there are common skincare mistakes many people make when it comes to sun protection. By avoiding these mistakes, we can enjoy our...

Sun Protection: Tips To Cover Your Skin On A Sunny Day

How to Protect Your Skin from Sun Damage Do you still need sunscreen if you’re in the shade? When lounging by the pool, is a hat and cover-up necessary if you’re already wearing sunscreen? Which is better: wearing a long-sleeved shirt or sitting under an umbrella?...

6 Ways To Get Your Teen To Wear Sunscreen

Sun Protection for Teenagers: Motivate Your Teen to Wear Sunscreen “Did you remember to put on sunscreen?” Between asking if he’s cleaned his room and telling her to finish her homework, negotiating with your teens can seem like a constant battle. Luckily, there are...

Sun Safety: 5 Essential Sun Smart Packing Tips

Sometimes our vacation goals seem like they’re working against each other. On the one hand, we want to protect ourselves from the sun — nothing ruins the vibe of a trip like premature skin aging, wrinkles, or the possibility of skin cancer. On the other hand, we just...

Is Your Sunscreen Routine Protecting Your Skin From Damage?

Sunscreen Mistakes You're Making Is your sunscreen really protecting your skin from sun damage? You might think applying sunscreen is as simple as opening a bottle and slathering on some lotion, but you may be missing some of its effectiveness by applying it...

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Signs of Skin Cancer – The Dermatologist’s Informative Guide

Spend a few minutes and go through this Dermatologist’s guide on the early skin cancer signs to look for.

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