Elderly women will account for growing proportion of cases, study predicts
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Experts applaud decision, saying it will save thousands of lives
Findings underscore importance of prevention efforts
Additional genetic mistakes eventually trigger aggressive growth, study finds
Certain conditions make it harder to reliably detect tumors, study says
Nearly 10,000 in U.S. expected to die this year from deadly skin cancer
Experts in the fight against the deadly skin cancer see Keytruda's OK as big step forward
But it's more painful, time consuming than common treatment, dermatologist notes
CDC report also finds that teens who used the devices were more likely to say they would try smoking
Warnings about sun exposure and skin cancer aren't getting through, experts say
Chronic bronchitis, emphysema and pneumonia linked to risk in study, but not asthma, tuberculosis
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