ICA: Melanoma rates down in women, steady in men

13.06.2012                      23.Siwan. 5772

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ICA: Melanoma rates down in women, steady in men

Globally the prevalence of melanoma – the most dangerous kind of skin cancer – continues to rise.

Globally the prevalence of melanoma – the most dangerous kind of skin cancer – continues to rise. But thanks to two decades of information campaigns by the Israel Cancer Association (ICA) – which held its annual press conference on skin cancer and sun protection on Tuesday – and the health funds, the prevalence and mortality rates in the country are declining….