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How to Do a Skin Cancer Self-Check

The words “skin cancer” are scary because we often associate all skin cancer with the often-deadly melanoma. But, most skin cancers—even some melanomas—are curable when diagnosed and treated early. But since you likely only see your primary care provider once a year for an annual physical, it is up to you to identify any suspicious skin lesions that may need to be checked sooner by a medical professional.

What You Need for a Self-Check

Self-checks for skin lesions should be done Continue reading How to Do a Skin Cancer Self-Check