Yearly Archive: 2015

Mole count estimates risk of melanoma

November 7, 2015 at 4:14 pm

More than 11 moles on arm the left arm signifies an increased risk of melanoma   Among the best recognised risk factors for melanoma is the total number of moles on a person’s skin. Individuals with more than 50 moles, and more so those with more than 100 moles,/ have an increased incidence of melanoma. […]

sunburn art

August 30, 2015 at 8:45 pm

Sunburn art and skin cancer   Sunburn art has emerged as a new trend this summer.   The art is created by putting sunblock on specific areas of skin before going out in the sun, producing a design on the skin when the unprotected parts are burned in the sun.   The down side to […]