Melanoma is a type of skin cancer, and it is the deadliest of skin cancers. But self-checks and regular screenings by a dermatologist can catch a spot before it becomes deadly, reports Southwest Farm Press. So break out the sunscreen and check your skin.\
“Skin checks are really important because there are things someone might find that they won’t show a dermatologist, so it's really important to find things before they become problems,” explains Ashley Sturgeon, a farmer’s wife and assistant professor of dermatology at Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, Lubbock, Texas. “If you catch things early, its most often an easy fix.”
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