December 16, 2016

Vitamin B3 and the Prevention of Skin Cancer

Vitamin B3 is a water-soluble vitamin that has been found in things like bran, liver, and tuna fish. It is currently being studied as a way […]
December 16, 2016

Vitamin B2 and the Risk for Skin Cancer

Vitamin B2 is a vitamin that is widely available over the counter. It has been studied as to its ability to prevent skin cancer. One article […]
December 16, 2016

Vitamin B5 and Skin Cancer

Prevention Vitamin B5 is also called nicotinamide. It is currently being studied as a way to prevent skin cancer. One article (1) looked at vitamin B5 […]
November 3, 2016

Skin Cancer Symptoms

Skin cancer can be serious (as in melanoma) or not serious, as in basal cell cancer and squamous cell cancer. There are skin cancer symptoms that […]
November 2, 2016

Melanoma Signs and Symptoms

Melanoma is a serious type of skin cancer. There are several signs and symptoms that high-risk patients should be aware of. One article from the American […]
October 14, 2016

Vitamin B3 and Skin Cancer Prevention

Vitamin B3 is also called nicotinamide. It can be found by eating chicken breast, fish (such as tuna), and lamb’s liver, among other foods. It can […]
October 14, 2016

Photodynamic Therapy for Skin Cancer

Photodynamic therapy or PDT is a treatment for skin cancer. It uses a special type of light and drugs to sensitize the skin and protect it […]
October 13, 2016

Zeaxanthin and Skin Cancer

Zeaxanthin is a natural substance found in leafy green vegetables and in other vegetables that are yellow or green in color. High levels are found in […]
September 30, 2016

Solamargine triggers Cell Death in Melanoma Cancer

Solamargine is a steroidal glycoalkaloid that has recently been studied to see if it could inhibit the growth of melanoma cells. One research article (1) looked […]
September 21, 2016

Types of Skin Cancer

Skin cancer involves damage to the DNA of the cells of the skin. Most skin cancers are a result of exposure to UV radiation from the […]