Skin cancer

According to the World Health Organisation both non-melanoma and melanoma skin cancers have been increasing over the past decades; we are now facing an epidemic of these conditions. How did we get to this stage? Various initiatives including the ABCDE of melanoma have been developed by prestigious institutions to improve awareness and diagnosis but there is still no improvement in the prevalence of melanoma. Why is prevention apparently not effective and how hopeful does the future look? In this section we are aiming to provide a skin cancer focus in our daily bibliography coverage.

RT @OfficialNIHR: The naked eye alone is not enough for accurate #skincancer diagnosis and smartphone apps have a high chance of missing pr…

4:33pm Dec 10 2018 —

RT @ducrest: What is 350% higher than previous estimates suggested? cSCC! #skincancer qmul.ac.uk/media/news/201… & the article https://t.co/eR…

5:11pm Dec 5 2018 —

What is 350% higher than previous estimates suggested? cSCC! #skincancer qmul.ac.uk/media/news/201… & the article…

https://twitter.com/i/web/status/1070266055593988096

5:38am Dec 5 2018 —

How skin cancer cells sidestep the immune system sciencedaily.com/releases/2018/… #skincancer #dermatology #dermatologia

3:55pm Dec 3 2018 —

New drug combination could be more effective against melanoma news.mit.edu/2018/new-drug-… #dermatology #skincancer #dermatologia

3:14pm Dec 3 2018 —

13M+ impressions for hashtag #skincancer in November 2018 and the influencers. Imperative to push primary preventio…

https://twitter.com/i/web/status/1068766789792784385

2:20am Dec 1 2018 —

Targeting MC1R in metastatic melanoma
eurekalert.org/pub_releases/2…
#skincancer #dermatology #dermatologia

4:01pm Nov 26 2018 —

Tanning Bed Use Hikes Second Melanoma Risk medpagetoday.com/dermatology/sk… #dermatology #dermatologia #skincancer

11:45am Nov 25 2018 —

RT @ducrest: @Bullstocks2 Thanks. Please make sure to update me w/ any progress about #skincancer primary prevention. Only primary preventi…

11:51am Nov 22 2018 —

RT @ducrest: @RoxanaDaneshjou @AdeAdamson All what is want to know about melanoma epidemic is there. Thank you. #skincancer #dermatology #d…

6:25am Nov 17 2018 —