Skin cancer (non melanoma)
All about non melanoma skin cancers - basal cell and squamous cell skin cancers - including symptoms and causes, tests to diagnose skin cancer, treatment including surgery, radiotherapy, chemotherapy and current research. Living with skin cancer covers coping with your diagnosis, preventing future skin cancers and skin care.
If you are looking for information about the skin cancer that develops from abnormal moles (melanoma) this is not the right section for you. There is a separate section about melanoma.
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- As temperatures soar this week, new figures from Cancer Research UK and NIVEA SUN show that 37 per cent of people admit the last time they w...
- 2 Sep 2013
- News: New drug approved for advanced non-melanoma skin cancer
- Patients with a form of skin cancer that's spread or come back after treatment could benefit from a new drug that has been approved for...
- 12 Aug 2013
- Press release: Parents risk skin cancer by not practising what they preach
- Forty per cent of UK parents (which equates to around 4.5 million) of children aged 16 or under admit they often forget to protect their ski...
- 1 Aug 2013
- News: A year of research – and 13 milestones you helped fund
- 25 Jul 2014
- News: Will I burn? Our new online app helps you predict today’s sunburn risk
- 1 Jul 2014
- News: Science Snaps: how skin cancer spreads – the round or flat of it
- 25 Jun 2014
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