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(Dutch) Gratis digitale check door dermatoloog op Huidkankerdag

Published 5 days ago, by Roeland Pater

Foto: Sabine Olthuis, SkinVision gebruiker

Op 20 mei is het Huidkankerdag in Nederland. Een dag waarop aandacht wordt gevraagd voor huidkanker: een ziekte waar twintig procent van de Nederlanders mee te maken krijgt. De Nederlandse app SkinVision zorgt dit jaar samen met huidkliniek Dermicis voor een primeur, door op Huidkankerdag een gratis digitale screening aan te bieden. Iedereen kan nu simpelweg met een smartphone de gezondheid van de huid checken. 

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Skin cancer awareness month: D for Diameter

Published 9 days ago, by Roeland Pater

May is Skin Cancer Awareness Month. During this month a lot of people contribute to the mission of raising awareness of skin cancer risk to as many people as possible. To support this cause, we will publish a series of blogposts dedicated to the most common signs of skin cancer. We focus on the ABCDE-method for detecting early signs, that will help you when performing self-checks and to get you to a doctor in time. Today we look at D, which stands for diameter.

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Skin cancer awareness month: C for Colors

Published 15 days ago, by Roeland Pater

As you are now (probably) aware of, May is Skin Cancer Awareness Month. During this month a lot of people contribute to the mission of raising awareness of skin cancer risk to as many people as possible. To support this cause, we will publish a series of blogposts dedicated to the most common signs of skin cancer. We focus on the ABCDE-method for detecting early signs, that will help you when performing self-checks and to get you to a doctor in time. Today we look at the importance of color.

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Indoor tanning and the connection to skin cancer

Published 16 days ago, by Roeland Pater


By now, it is widely known that tanning is not good for our health. But what is the connection between indoor tanning and skin cancer? We take a look at how the two are linked below.

Stats show an increase in skin cancer for those who tan. Let's take a closer look.

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