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Skin Cancer Prevention Behaviors Among Agricultural and Construction Workers in the United States, 2015.

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Summary of "Skin Cancer Prevention Behaviors Among Agricultural and Construction Workers in the United States, 2015."

Nearly 5 million people are treated for skin cancer each year in the United States. Agricultural and construction workers (ACWs) may be at increased risk for skin cancer because of high levels of ultraviolet radiation exposure from the sun. This is the first study that uses nationally representative data to assess sun-protection behaviors among ACWs.

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Name: Preventing chronic disease
ISSN: 1545-1151
Pages: E15

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