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By Editorial Team - October 16, 2017
There are several terms that are commonly used when discussing clinical trials. Here are some that come up often:1 Adverse event: an undesirable experience associated with the use of a medical product... READ MORE

clinical
By EmilyD - October 11, 2017
Bowen’s disease was named for the doctor, John T. Bowen, who first described the skin disease in 1912. It is now also known as squamous cell carcinoma in situ, or SCC in... READ MORE

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By NinaHU - October 9, 2017
If you know someone with rheumatoid or psoriatic arthritis, chances are you’ve heard of biologics. These drugs are made from modified human proteins, and have been very useful in slowing or stopping... READ MORE

living
By Judy Cloud - October 4, 2017
There’s certainly no lacking of Top 10 lists. Top 10 Classic Rock Songs of All Time. Top 10 Bizarre Phobias People Suffer From. Midway through that particular list (from Listverse.com) is one... READ MORE

clinical
By EmilyD - October 3, 2017
Skin cancer is much more common in adults, but children and teens can be diagnosed with it. In adults, most skin cancers are non-melanoma (including basal cell carcinoma, squamous cell carcinoma, and... READ MORE

living
By Judy Cloud - September 29, 2017
Numbers have never really been my thing. My least favorite classes in high school and college were classes relating to numbers. Math? I’d rather not. Accounting? Please just let me get through... READ MORE

answers
By Editorial Team - September 28, 2017
Skin cancer affects nearly 3.4 million Americans each year, with more cases annually than breast, prostate, lung, and colon cancers combined.1 Start here with our frequently asked questions, and find links to... READ MORE

living
By April Pulliam - September 27, 2017
Efudex, or fluorouracil, has been an important part of my life for the last four years. Efudex, also known as Efudix, is one of several topical medications used by skin cancer patients.... READ MORE

living
By annakeyes - September 25, 2017
3 rings. That’s all it took before I answered the contact-less, but familiar, number on my phone. The woman on the other side seemed calm and unfazed as she broke the news... READ MORE

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