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In the last blog you might recall, looked at why the rates of skin cancer have increased. And as I wove my way through the research, I came across a number of really interesting statistics that I thought I should share. Brace yourself, some of them might be a bit...read more
Ttwo in three Aussies likely to be diagnosed with some form of skin cancer by the time they’re 70 years of age. That makes it seem like Australia is in the grip of what looks like a skin cancer epidemic. I even read somewhere (although I cannot find the reference for...read more
While all melanoma is serious, the majority of it can be treated simply by surgically removing the offending spot. But every now and again, a patient might be diagnosed with a serious invasive melanoma cancer for which the treatment is likely to be considerably more...read more
Ready for Winter? Before you put on that jumper, have you had your annual winter skin cancer check? Now you’re probably thinking no, no that’s a Summer thing. Surely with winter nearly upon us, it’s time to wrap up in multiple layers of clothing and huddle around the...read more
5 ways to get through your melanoma diagnosis Last post was about feelings you might experience after receiving your melanoma diagnosis. This post looks at what you can do to better deal with the emotions your melanoma diagnosis might bring about. 1. Allow yourself to...read more
A little while ago, we wrote a blog on what happens next after you’ve been diagnosed with melanoma. But it was very much written from a medical process perspective. And whilst it’s important to understand the process, we didn’t address coping with the emotions of a...read more
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