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biologics, Combination Therapy for Melanoma May Increase Cardiovascular Risks

Do Biologics Increase Melanoma Risk? Jury May Still Be Out

Patients with inflammatory diseases such as rheumatoid arthritis (RA), psoriasis, and inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) are often placed on biologic therapies for treatment. Questions...
Are Patients Receptive to AI Use for Skin Cancer Screening?

Are Patients Receptive to AI Use for Skin Cancer Screening?

The use of artificial intelligence (AI) in health care is becoming more widespread, but how patients feel about it is a question up for...

Statins May Help Decrease the Risk for Melanoma Recurrence

Patients taking statins prior to receiving a melanoma diagnosis have a decreased risk of a melanoma recurrence compared with those not taking statins, according...
Bereaved Individuals Have a Higher Risk of Dying from Melanoma, but Less Likely of Being Diagnosed

Bereaved Individuals Have a Higher Risk of Dying from Melanoma, but are Less Likely...

Bereaved people who experience the loss of a partner have an increased risk of dying if diagnosed with melanoma, according to the results of...
Social Media Literacy May Help Reduce Your Risk of Skin Cancer

Social Media Literacy May Help Reduce Your Risk of Skin Cancer

Knowledge and understanding of how social media influences a desire for tanner skin and positive attitudes toward tanning may help lower the risk of...
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Top 10 States with the Highest Risk for UV-Linked Melanoma

A new report highlighted the top 10 states with the highest risk for ultraviolet (UV)-linked melanoma, with Utah being number one. The results were...
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AI-Based Smartphone Apps to Assess Moles Are Missing Skin Cancer Diagnoses

Algorithm-based smartphone apps using artificial intelligence to test moles are not reliably able to detect melanoma and other skin cancers, according to a study...

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