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Skin Cancer

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 use in the UK.

New drug is 'greatest advance' for basal cell skin cancer

A new drug is effective against advanced forms of the most common type of skin cancer, according to US research.

'Tougher actions' needed to reduce deadly toll of sunbeds

Every year, sunbeds cause more than one in twenty cases of the most deadly type of skin cancer in Europe, French and Italian research has revealed.