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Basal Cell Carcinoma: What It Is And What To Look Out For

Feb 24, 2017 10:30:00 AM Posted by: Mr. Fuan Chan

While we tend to think of skin cancer as just one illness, there are in fact a number of types of cancer under this single umbrella. In Ireland, the most common skin cancers are what we call non-melanoma skin cancers. According to the Irish Cancer Society, there were close to 10,000 non-melanoma skin cancers diagnosed here in 2013.

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Squamous Cell Carcinoma: What It Is And What To Look Out For

Feb 17, 2017 10:30:00 AM Posted by: Mr. Fuan Chan

There are numerous types of skin cancer and it is always a good idea to be aware of what to look out for as regards changes in the appearance of your skin. Non-melanoma skin cancers are the most common types of skin cancer here, with the Irish Cancer Society reporting that there were almost 10,000 non-melanoma skin cancers diagnosed in Ireland in 2013.

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The Rise In Skin Cancer Among City Dwellers And The Young, And Why Being Sun Smart Is Important

Feb 10, 2017 10:15:00 AM Posted by: Mr. Fuan Chan

Skin cancer and the dangers of UV rays are often associated with hot climates and holidays. Here in Ireland, there can be a tendency to overlook the danger of sun damage that can occur day-to-day as we don’t have a very warm or sunny climate. However, there is a worrying trend that is of particular concern to many Irish people, especially younger groups.

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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.

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Making Your Family Sun Smart to Reduce the Risk of Skin Cancer

Nov 7, 2016 8:40:00 AM Posted by: Mr. Fuan Chan

While the sun is undoubtedly essential for life, it also carries some dangers, particularly for people with fairer skin. According to the Irish Cancer Society, people get most of their sun exposure before the age of 18. This is worrying for a number of reasons, not least because it can have far reaching consequences.

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