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Skin Cancer

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  • Californians climb the learning curve for AMBER text alerts

    Californians climb the learning curve for AMBER text alerts
    Southern California residents got their first exposure to the new America's Missing: Broadcast Emergency Response system Monday night, when their mobile phones suddenly displayed an alert telling them to be on the lookout for two children believed to have...
  • New proof sunscreen fights aging — but it's a major commitment

    New proof sunscreen fights aging — but it's a major commitment
    New research offers convincing proof that daily sunscreen use can slow the signs of aging and protect against cancer to boot. Wait. Daily? Yes, every day, the whole year round. Of those who took part in the years-long research and were assigned to use...
  • Review: The Hammer's Forrest Bess retrospective a commanding vision

    Review: The Hammer's Forrest Bess retrospective a commanding vision
    Forrest Bess had his first vision in 1915. He was 4 years old. He kept having them for the next 62 years, often when he closed his eyes to fall asleep at night. In 1946, when he was 35, Bess began to transcribe his abstract visions into paint on canvas....
  • It's tuneup time for Proposition 13

    It's tuneup time for Proposition 13
    Has anyone started a pool on how long Proposition 13 will remain standing, the way it now stands? The process that made Proposition 13 possible is 100 years old, but the revolutionary tax makeover is 35. And it could be argued that its effect on the...
  • Cancer report describes 'amazing progress,' urges more funding

    Cancer report describes 'amazing progress,' urges more funding
    There were more than 13.7 million cancer survivors living in the United States in 2012 -- nearly 2 million more than in 2008 -- according to a cancer research report released Tuesday. But the numbers of Americans who die from cancer is also projected to...
  • FDA proposes warnings to young people on tanning beds and devices

    FDA proposes warnings to young people on tanning beds and devices
    The nearly 3 in 10 white girls of high school age who use indoor tanning beds likely will soon come face-to-face with a new and stiffer warning aimed at young people eager to get that sun-kissed glow in a hurry: Don't. Faced with mounting evidence...
  • Olympic swimmer Natalie Coughlin's tips for summer beauty

    Olympic swimmer Natalie Coughlin's tips for summer beauty
    Summer officially starts on Friday and no matter how old you are, the season still beckons your inner kid with play, adventure and freedom. Just don’t let grown-up, self-conscious worries zap the fun. Swimmer, 12-time Olympic medalist and...
  • New sunscreen labels designed to shed light on products

    New sunscreen labels designed to shed light on products
    So, there you are in the sunscreen aisle, where the number of products on the shelves is approximately equal to the number of grains of sand on a beach. How to choose? Read the labels. Your decision may still not be easy, but new labeling regulations...
  • FDA approves skin cancer drugs and genetic test

    FDA approves skin cancer drugs and genetic test
    The Food and Drug Administration on Wednesday announced its approval of two new drugs and a diagnostic test that can be used to treat advanced or inoperable melanoma, the most dangerous form of skin disease. Advanced melanoma has joined a wide range...
  • Friday's TV Highlights: 'Shark Tank' on ABC

    Friday's TV Highlights: 'Shark Tank' on ABC
    Customized TV Listings are available here: www.latimes.com/tvtimes Click here to download TV listings for the week of May 12 - 18, 2013 in PDF format This week's TV Movies     --------------------   SERIES Undercover Boss Following last week'...
  • Kendall and Kylie Jenner launch summer PacSun collection

    Kendall and Kylie Jenner launch summer PacSun collection
    Kendall and Kylie Jenner’s summer collection for PacSun is set to go on sale starting Saturday, and to mark the occasion, they plan to make personal appearances at a couple of local stores this week. It’s the second Kendall & Kylie...