Regularly scheduled skin cancer screenings can detect melanoma and other forms of skin cancer early. But how often should you get a skin screening?
What Is a Skin Cancer Screening?
A skin cancer screening is a simple physical assessment to determine the health of your skin. Your doctor will look closely at all skin blemishes and moles to determine if they have changed or indicate any cancer risk. It is important to have skin screenings often enough to monitor changes or new moles.