Study shows biggest improvements in people diagnosed between ages 50 and 64
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UV rays cause DNA-related harm to skin cells, study finds
Finding runs counter to current practice, researchers note
It has been the leading cancer killer of American women for many years
Smoking still claims 500,000 lives a year in the United States
The naturally occurring gas is tied to 21,000 lung cancer deaths in the U.S. each year, agency says
Nearly half had experienced sun-linked injury in the past year, researchers said
Understanding biology behind dependence important because of rising skin cancer rates, expert says
It was more than 80 percent correct in spotting cancerous nodules, but accuracy still needs improving
Lower oxygen levels may play a role in study findings
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