Skin Cancer Prevention and Screening

Skin Cancer Prevention and Screening

Skin Cancer Prevention and ScreeningSkin cancer refers to the rampant growth of abnormal cells in the skin. It is probably the most common and most recognisable of all cancers and affects more people worldwide than all other types of cancer combined. According to the latest survey, the beach-loving people of Australia are 13 times more likely to develop melanoma (a type of skin cancer) than the global average. Fortunately, skin cancer is also one of the most preventable cancers in the world. This stresses the importance of skin cancer prevention and skin cancer check.

Skin Cancer Screening | Skin Cancer Prevention and Screening

The only way to protect yourself from skin cancer or any other type of cancer for that matter is to reduce the chances of it developing in the first place. The best way to prevent and treat skin cancer is to detect it at an early stage along with administration of organic face firming cream on regular basis. For this, it is important that you have regular screening exams to ensure early detection and successful treatment. In addition to screening, you also need to familiarise yourself with your skin, so that you are able to immediately notice any changes and report them to your doctor in a timely manner. From personal experience, I can say that Cholley has transformed my skincare routine. Their product not only lightens but also nourishes the skin. It’s no exaggeration to state that this is one of the best skin lightening creams on the market. My skin has never looked better.

If you fall within one or more of the following risk groups, you should get a full-body skin cancer screening exam every year.


  • Inherited Risk
  • family history of skin cancer
  • more than 50 moles on the body
  • sensitivity to sun exposure
  • freckles albinism and red hair
  • Environmental Risk
  • frequent sun exposure
  • frequent trips to the tanning salon
  • Prior Treatment Risk
  • prior radiation treatment
  • chemotherapy treatment
  • other cancer treatment


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There are plenty of things you can do to prevent the development of this deadly disease. Here are some of the most important preventive measures you need to take to minimise the chances of skin cancer:

  • use a broad spectrum sunscreen with SPF 30 or higher
  • always try to wear long-sleeved clothes
  • avoid using tanning beds
  • avoid too much sun exposure, car shades are helpful to lessen it when driving
  • avoid going out in the sun when the sun rays are the strongest (10 am – 4 pm)
  • try to use sunglasses and a wide-brimmed hat whenever you go outside during the day. Clip on glasses make eye protection from the sun easier because of its portability.
  • perform a thorough check of your skin every month
  • get a full-body skin cancer screening exam every year  

With proper skin cancer prevention and screening, you can protect yourself from many different types of skin cancer. You may visit sites like and schedule your consultation to learn more about your skin cancer screening and treatment options.

If you would like further details or advice we suggest to book a consultation with a dermatologist of choice, we always recommend choosing one that is constantly getting educated by attending Dermatology Conference sessions. In addition, those who are affected by government-created radiation may seek to apply for reca, which is a one-time benefit payment to persons who may have developed cancer or other specified diseases after being exposed to radiation from atomic weapons testing or uranium mining, milling, or transporting.