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Posted - 05/02/2014 :  23:11:17  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Is it possible to develop skin cancer if skin does not burn?


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Posted - 05/03/2014 :  07:28:48  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
If you did not have an immune system for cancer, in theory all it would take to initiate cancer is one energetic photon damaging the DNA of one stem cell. Read more at In practice, events like these happen all the time and are remedied by the immune system. I think most people would benefit from moderate sun exposure.
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