May 1st, 2023
Melanoma Monday is also known as National Skin Self-Examination Day. People are encouraged to examine their skin for skin cancer — a leading cause of cancer-related death among both men and women.
Melanoma is one of the leading causes of death, but is highly preventable with regular skin examinations. This is a prime time of the year for dermatologists and doctors to encourage patients to come in for annual skin examinations. An informational graphic or article on the dangers of melanoma, can help spearhead efforts.