melanoma Articles
Skin Cancer Safety: 6 Easy Ways to Protect Yourself
Wednesday, July 23rd, 2014 by eHealthGuide
You spent the winter months bogged down by heavy clothing, and now that summer is here, you can’t wait to bask in the warmth of the sun’s rays and treat yourself to a tan—and a dose of vitamin D. Why not, right? Though you are getting an awesome glow and a nutri... Read more
Sunscreen: Is Your Skin Really Protected?
Wednesday, May 14th, 2014 by eHealthGuide
We all know that sunscreen is one of the most effective ways to protect your skin and prevent the three major types of skin cancer—melanoma, basal cell skin cancer and squamous cell skin cancer. So, when it comes to choosing sunscreen, it may seem like a no-brainer: pick th... Read more
In Case You Were Wondering: FDA Approved 35 New Prescription Medicines This Year
Monday, November 7th, 2011 by Cliffprf Mintz
Last week, the US Food and Drug Administration issued a press release lauding its approval of 35 new prescription medications in FY2001. According to the release 2011 was a banner year for drug approvals; being only surpassed in FY2009 when 37 new medicines garnered regulatory ap... Read more
Daily Bite: Could It Be Cancer? The ABCs of Moles
Wednesday, October 5th, 2011 by eHealthGuide
Moles are common--most people have them--and they are usually benign and harmless. Even so, you should check your body on a regular basis to see if they change their shape, color or appearance since they can turn into melanoma, a form of skin cancer. Keep in mind these mole ABC... Read more
Sunshine vitamin to prevent skin cancer?
Wednesday, September 7th, 2011 by LittleMissHealthy
Want to hear something weird Calcium and vitamin D supplements could be good for far more than your bones this powerful nutrient combo has also been proving to have all sorts of benefits for women who are at risk of melanoma. In a study at Stanford University, researchers reporte... Read more
Basic Nail Health
Friday, April 8th, 2011 by Jennifer Lee
Have you ever noticed that when you go to your doctors visit. They always ask you to put your hands out and they look at your nails Well the reason why they do this is because nail conditions can be a huge indicator of health problems. Especially, for those of us who live with an... Read more
More M&A in the Life Sciences Sector: Valeant Pharmaceuticals Attempts Hostile Takeover of Cephalon
Wednesday, March 30th, 2011 by Cliffprf Mintz
It seems like hostile takeover bids in the life sciences industry may be de rigueur how can anyone forget the Sanofi-AventisGenzyme hostile takeover saga that dragged on for almost a year. Interestingly, there have been 219 acquisitions of U.S. pharmaceutical companies in the pas... Read more
Axillary Lymph Node Dissection for Breast Cancer May Not Be Necessary
Monday, February 14th, 2011 by Dr. Robert Wascher
AXILLARY LYMPH NODE DISSECTION FOR BREAST CANCER MAY NOT BE NECESSARY The management of breast cancer has undergone many advances since the radical mastectomy that first came into popularity in the United States in the late 19th century. At that time, ... Read more
What Ever Happened to Amgen?
Tuesday, January 25th, 2011 by Cliffprf Mintz
Five years ago Amgen was the worlds largest biotechnology and was, by many accounts, the darling of Wall Street. But, today, there is little mention of the once formidable biotechnology company that many startups attempted to emulate.Like other companies, Amgen ran into pipeline ... Read more
Danger and Opportunity
Tuesday, December 7th, 2010 by Leticia Velasquez
The Chinese character for "crisis" is a mixture of the characters for "danger" and "opportunity". So, when my life felt endangered this week, by an mole in my eye, God, in His mercy turned it into an opportunity. An opportunity to appreciate my life ... Read more
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