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Why we all need to talk about prostate cancer the forgotten cancer
15th November 2011: Why we all need to talk about prostate cancer the forgotten cancer Read more: From the The Telegraph
Skin cancer clinics open throughout the UK
If you have any concerns about a specific mole or any new skin changes, then Check4Cancer can provide you with fast track a...
Who is at risk of skin cancer?
Skin cancer is the most common form of cancer in the UK and rates of skin cancer are increasing faster than any other cancer...
UK Skin cancer incidence risen 45% in 10 years
Cancer Research UK has recently reported that the incidence of melanoma, the most serious type of skin cancer, has risen by ...
Warning over suntan lotion application
Per Hall, Clinical Advisor for SkinHealth UK comments on BBC news health warning. “This article reminds us of how import...
Check4Cancer wins Diagnostics Provider of the Year at the 2018 Health Investor Awards
Check4Cancer is delighted to announce it has been awarded ‘Diagnostics provider of the year’ at the 2018 Health Inves...
Check4Cancer appoints Louise Mills as Clinical Services Director
Check4Cancer is delighted to announce the appointment of Louise Mills as Director of Clinical Services. Louise will op...
Your skin and the sun - Know the facts this Skin Cancer Awareness Month
Skin cancer is the most common form of cancer in the UK, with >100,000 new cases diagnosed each year, resulting in >2,5...
Finalist in three categories at LaingBuisson healthcare awards for excellence 2017
Check4Cancer is delighted to have been shortlisted as finalist in three separate categories of the Laing Buisson healthcare ...
Skin cancer – and the importance of protecting your child.
With schools having broken up for the summer holidays and long days ahead, it’s more important then ever for parents to con...
Skin cancer risk increased by hidden red hair gene.
New research suggests that a “silent” red hair gene could significantly increase individuals’ risk of skin cancer – a...
Check4Cancer & Cigna finalists for second year in ‘Best Diagnostics Provider’ category at Health Investor Awards
Check4Cancer and Cigna have been working together for the past 14 months to tackle early detection of breast cancer and skin ...
Skin cancer: new research says we must look to our feet
The study collected data on 123 patients (54 men and 69 women) with melanomas of plantar volar skin who received treatment at...
SkinHealth UK reminds Brits of the importance of sun protection during the summer
Mr Per Hall, FRCS(Plast) of SkinHealthUK explains: “It is vital to wear sun protection every day, even if you are not out i...
Cigna and SkinHealth UK join forces to launch skin cancer diagnostic clinics
In line with current best practices, customers will be offered a skin cancer assessment which includes: A dermatology nu...
Telemedicine can support high quality skin cancer diagnostics
For people who are worried about a skin lesion, waiting times to the see the GP or skin cancer specialist can be long, and in...
Skin cancer – what to look for, when to act
Per Hall has been a consultant plastic surgeon in Cambridge since 1995. He has been a pioneer in the early detection of skin ...
Skin cancer – you’re not just at risk during summer
Among NMSCs, an estimated 50-70% of squamous cell carcinomas (SCCs) and 50-90% of basal cell carcinomas (BCCs) in fair-skinne...
New measures to deliver faster diagnoses
The new measures – which will cost £300 million each year until 2020 – will be trialled initially at five ...
Why we need to take extra care in the sun over the age of 65
Recent figures released by Cancer Research UK have shown that people over 65 are seven times more likely to develop malignan...
Even moderate drinking may increase cancer risk
The study brought together results from two large surveys of US adults – all health professionals – over a perio...
Quarter of cancer patients had to visit GP three times before diagnosis
Some returned repeatedly over a six-month period only to be sent away with painkillers, antibiotics or drugs for high blood ...
New NHS guidelines on melanoma
The report quotes Prof Mark Baker, from NICE, who says: “This new guideline addresses areas where there is uncertainty...
Shift work and increased cancer risk
What she discovered was shocking. If the body clock is disrupted, we not only suffer from fatigue and poor concentration &nd...