Apply sunscreen throughout the day, says Helen O’Callaghan
Tue, 16 Jul, 2019
Working in the sun can be deadly - more than one person employed outdoors dies every week from skin cancer.
Tue, 02 Jul, 2019
BEFORE you offer up your skin to the sun, consider this — one of the most effective ways of getting a sun-kissed glow is not to bask in the heat of summer, but to eat the right foods.
Fri, 08 Jun, 2018
Naomi Fleming tried to flick away what appeared to be a bit of chocolate on her leg and discovered a mole the size of a two cent piece on the back of her thigh.
Tue, 17 May, 2016
Fri, 13 May, 2016
Cork had the highest number of days last year when the sun was strong enough to cause skin damage and increase the risk of skin cancer.
Mon, 04 May, 2015
A national campaign urging the Government to publish long-awaited legislation to regulate sunbed use has been launched by the Irish Cancer Society.
Thu, 27 Jun, 2013
DETERMINED not to let the recession rain on their parade, hard-up sun-lovers unable to avail of package holidays are turning to sunbeds to darken their pale complexions.
Tue, 12 May, 2009
INCIDENTS of malignant melanoma, the most threatening form of skin cancer, have risen by 80% in 10 years among adults under 50, according to figures from the National Cancer Registry (NCRI).
AS part of a campaign to raise awareness of malignant melanoma members of the Cork camogie and ladies football team visited the Rapid Access Pigmented Lesion Clinic at South Infirmary/Victoria University hospital in Cork recently.
Tue, 05 Sep, 2006
AS the country basks in the summer sun, the Irish Cancer Society has warned that you don’t have to be abroad to be exposed to the dangers of skin cancer.
Wed, 11 May, 2005
SCIENTISTS believe children under the age of 16 should be banned from using sunbeds because the cancer risk is so high.
Mon, 22 Mar, 2004
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