What to expect at the Dermatologist

Dermatologist consulting patient

So you were able to #GetSkinHelp and now you’ve been booked for an appointment, that’s great! A
Dermatologist can often spot a potential skin cancer (whether it be SCC – Squamous Cell Carcinoma, BCC – Basal Cell Carcinoma, Melanoma, or even a Merkel Cell Carcinoma) on sight or with their dermatoscope, or if they find a lesion particularly suspicious they will recommend a biopsy for pathological analysis.

Growing up in the Sun

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November is here and the earthy smell of grass and the warm touch of the sun are all but gone in Canada.

But soon, they will returns. And when they do the bittersweet reality of those moments of that reality need to be acknowledged:

Digital Health vs Telemedicine

Graphic showing the different elements that make-up Digital Health

Due to the evolving nature of technology in healthcare, terms such as digital health and telemedicine are often used interchangeably when in fact they have different meanings.

Aging and your Skin

dermatologist examining a patient

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Fundraising at 110%

(Image of man walking a distance of five kilometres)

We have all been on one of those summer road trips where the sun is shining so hard you need to pull down the visor.

SPF Minute #19 – How the UV Index is calculated

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A 2017 research paper published in the National Centre for Biotechnology Information suggests there is a skin cancer epidemic emerging amongst the elderly. Make sure to get your skin cancer screening today.