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Stories with subject: Skin disorders
  • Valeant steps in to work on psoriasis drug with AstraZeneca 
    Updated: Sep-01-15 5:35 pm

    NEW YORK - Canadian drugmaker Valeant will work with British competitor AstraZeneca on a potential treatment for psoriasis a few months after biotech giant Amgen said it was ending research on the drug because of a link to suicidal thoughts and behavior.

  • As cancer treatment begins, Carter to scale back on work story has photosstory has video
    Updated: Aug-21-15 1:43 pm

    ATLANTA - Former President Jimmy Carter is stepping back from most of his humanitarian work and surrounding himself with family as doctors target the skin cancer that showed up in his liver and brain.

  • Carter to get radiation, new immune therapy for skin cancer story has photos
    Updated: Aug-20-15 7:16 pm

    It was found in his liver and then in his brain, but very well may have started in his skin. Former President Jimmy Carter revealed Thursday that he has melanoma, a serious form of cancer.

  • Ventura supports Farrell, gets skin cancer screening 
    Updated: Aug-15-15 7:59 pm

    CHICAGO - White Sox manager Robin Ventura expressed support for Red Sox skipper John Farrell and, coincidentally, arrived Saturday wearing several small bandages on his neck and nose after being screened for skin cancer earlier in the week.