The American Academy of Dermatology (AAD) has a wonderful guide for skin cancer self-examination, called the Body Mole Map. It teaches you how to examine your skin, what to look for in moles, and how to chart them.
Click here to view and download and follow the directions:
- Examine Your Skin
- ABCDEs of Melanoma
- Record Your Spots
In addition to regular self-examinations, annual total body skin checks are an essential part of your preventative health care regimen. It’s a new year—time to come in!
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