New Research: Sunscreen slows skin aging, if used often enough
WASHINGTON — If worry about skin cancer doesn't make you slather on sunscreen, maybe vanity will: New research provides some of the strongest evidence to date that near-daily sunscreen use can slow the aging of your skin.Continued ...
Penn State joins other big Ten schools in cancer research
HERSHEY — Big Ten schools including Penn State have banded together on cancer research.Continued ...
The universities formally started the Big Ten Cancer Research Consortium this month in Chicago.
HPV a growing cause of upper throat cancer
ATLANTA — Actor Michael Douglas’ comments about throat cancer have thrown a spotlight on cancer risks from a sexually spread virus.Continued ...
Vinegar cancer test saves lives, India study finds
MUMBAI, India — A simple vinegar test slashed cervical cancer death rates by one-third in a remarkable study of 150,000 women in the slums of India, where the disease is the top cancer killer of women.Continued ...
Major effort to stave off hantavirus at Yosemite National Park
YOSEMITE NATIONAL PARK, Calif. - Sisters Lauren Scott and Patrice Fambrini stood near the check-in desk of Curry Village, a quaint collection of tents and cabins in Yosemite National Park, and considered the merits of their lodgings.Continued ...
- New Research: Sunscreen slows skin aging, if used often enough