Tag Archives: Cancer

Woman, 19, provokes cancer warning after claiming sunbeds fixed her eczema

Doctor warns tanning is NOT a cure for eczema after woman, 19, claimed sunbeds fixed her skin condition Grainne Kennedy claims she suffered with red, itchy skin all her life  She posted before and after shots on Twitter of her skin following sunbed use   Leading dermatologist has stressed sunbeds are ineffective and dangerous By Alexandra… Read More »

Dementia tied to hormone-blocking prostate cancer treatment

Alzheimer’s disease may be a risk for older prostate cancer patients given hormone-blocking treatment, a large, U.S. government-funded analysis found. Previous evidence has been mixed on whether the treatment might be linked with mental decline. But experts say the new results stand out because they’re from a respected national cancer database and the men were… Read More »

Sydney’s city council reviews use of Bayer’s Roundup weed killer amid cancer fears

SYDNEY (Reuters) – Sydney’s city council said on Friday it was reviewing its weed management, which included the use of Bayer AG’s Roundup, after other councils in Australia began cutting ties with the product amid concerns about possible links to cancer. The council, which covers the city’s business center, was “reviewing (its) weed management methods… Read More »