Alarming rise in skin cancer cases26th May 2009
According to new figures published by Cancer Research UK, the number of cases of malignant melanoma has risen to 10,400.
The rates of skin cancer in the UK have tripled since the 1970s. Cancer Research UK's director of health information, Sara Hiom, said: "With the rates of malignant melanoma in the UK rising faster than any other cancer it's more important than ever that people are aware of the dangers of getting burnt, either in the sun or from using sunbeds."
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Title: Alarming rise in skin cancer cases
Author: Jess Laurence
Article Id: 11494
Date Added: 26th May 2009