Few over 50 get skin cancer screenings

April 21, 2010

That's the finding of a new study in the American Journal of Medicine. It found the lack of screening was more common among those who did not finish high school or receive other common cancer screenings.

Scientists say people over the age of 50 are at the highest risk for developing melanoma. They add it's time to figure out why they are not being screened and do something about it.

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