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According to Cancer Research UK, around 85% of melanomas in the UK are caused by too much ultraviolet radiation. The number of people being diagnosed with this type of cancer has increased and is now the 5th most common cancer in the UK.
One of the reasons teenage acne flares is as a result of hormonal changes in the body that cause the glands under the skin to produce excess sebum. It is these hormones that play a major role in influencing how the sebaceous glands function.
Diet plays a critical factor in a person’s overall health and well-being. People with a healthy balanced diet tend to live longer and have a lower risk of developing serious health problems such as cardiovascular disease and type 2 diabetes.
Allergies are the most common chronic disorder in the United Kingdom; it is estimated that around a quarter of brits will be affected by some kind of allergy during their lives, a number that is expected to increase exponentially going forward.