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The Dangers Of Sunbeds And Why Protecting Your Skin From UV Rays Can Help Decrease Skin Cancer Risks

Jan 31, 2017 11:10:40 AM Posted by: Mr. Fuan Chan

While we are still in the depths of winter, at this time of year thoughts most definitely turn to escaping to sunnier places. People are starting to plan holidays away and for most, it is a case of the sunnier the better. Some of us won’t even wait until the summer months but will pop away for a spring break to a warmer climate to help the winter go more quickly.


More Common Skin Cancer Misconceptions and The Facts You Need To Know

Jan 24, 2017 11:21:00 AM Posted by: Mr. Fuan Chan

There are a lot of inaccurate beliefs out there about skin cancers such as melanoma, basal cell carcinoma and squamous cell carcinoma. While many people are aware of the disease today, they are unsure of how it can develop, and are perhaps unaware of how they can protect themselves and their families. Myths and misinformation are of no help either, and being aware of what is true and relevant when it comes to skin cancer is very important.


UV Rays, SPF and Protecting the Skin From Sun Damage

Dec 7, 2016 11:00:00 AM Posted by: Mr. Fuan Chan

While skin cancer is a serious condition – and is an important reason to pay attention to your skin - undoubtedly some people tend to overlook it. This is despite the fact that skin is, you could say, under attack every day. The sun’s UV rays are a primary cause of skin cancers such as melanoma, basal cell carcinoma and squamous cell carcinoma, but they also have other damaging effects on skin. UV is actually responsible for many of the changes skin undergoes as it ages.


The Skin Cancer Facts and Checks You Need To Be Aware Of

Nov 30, 2016 10:21:30 AM Posted by: Mr. Fuan Chan

If skin cancer is a concern for you, or you are concerned about the health of your loved ones, there are a number of things you can do. Early detection is essential when it comes to skin cancers such as melanoma, basal cell carcinoma and squamous cell carcinoma, so arming yourself with knowledge is one of the strongest tools you can have to help reduce the chance of developing the condition.


Busting skin cancer myths and protecting yourself from harmful UV rays

Oct 17, 2016 11:15:00 AM Posted by: Mr. Fuan Chan

While there is an increasing awareness of skin cancer and the risks of developing the disease, there is still a lot of misinformation out there. Many people have incorrect perceptions about skincare and skin cancers such as melanoma, squamous cell carcinoma and basal cell carcinoma - e.g. that sunbeds give a 'safe base' tan before a holiday. Not only can this be confusing, it can be dangerous.


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