Articles about skin cancer, causes, prevention and treatment. SCC, BCC, Melanoma are a big common problem in Sydney, Australia. Find out more about skin cancer.
Australia is the world’s leader when it comes to skin cancer diagnoses. We are a very sunny country and we enjoy a lot of outdoor activities such as swimming and weekend barbeques. When once being sunburnt or tanned was like a trophy, the last 20 years or so has seen a cultural shift towards sun […]
With the days getting longer and hotter, Christmas BBQs and beach adventures await. Summer is notorious for sunburn and daytime activities. So how are you going to keep your skin in tip-top health this summer? Prevention is the best cure for many sun damage related problems, so remember to avoid these three things and save […]
Technology is here to help us and mobile phone applications (or apps) are a popular way to make our lives easier. The Cancer Council and Health Victoria have teamed up to create the SunSmart mobile app to help users get sun smart. Today I will discuss the Android/Google version of the app, but it is […]
Skin cancer in Australia Skin cancer, including BCC, SCC and Melanoma, is the most commonly diagnosed form of cancer in Australia. Two in three Australians will be diagnosed with skin cancer by the time they are 70. Over the past decades, the incidence of skin cancer has risen in Australia. Over 434,000 people are treated […]