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Heads Up, Here's the Link Between Breast Cancer and Moles

Having more skin growths may indicate a greater chance of getting the disease, studies show.
A pink ribbon wraps around a black and white photo of a woman with moles on her torso.
Illustration by Jaelen Brock

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