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    This Is How the Sun Causes Skin Cancer, According to Science

    By Macaela Mackenzie. Photo by: Getty Images. Science tells us that sun exposure could lead to skin cancer. But exactly how basking in the sun’s rays can lead to scary skin cancers, like melanoma, hasn’t totally been understood — until now. Scientists at Cornell University just discovered exactly how UV rays trigger the formation of […]

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    Most melanomas come from brand-new moles

    You’re probably aware by now that you should have regular skin checks with your dermatologist to try to detect any abnormal-looking moles that could be a sign ofmelanoma, the most deadly form of skin cancer. And, given that you know your body best, you’re also probably aware that you should be checking your skin yourself on […]