In this video, Shonda Schilling, founder of the SHADE Foundation, discusses the importance of performing regular skin self-exams. As Schilling (a melanoma survivor) notes, skin cancer is on the rise so it is even more important than ever to stay vigilant. Dr. Holly Atkinson also shares the signs and symptoms of skin cancer.
Reviewed October 2014-February 2015
Video 1: Metastatic Melanoma (lives in a different section of website than skin cancer, markets Mount Sinai School of Medicine)
Video 2: What is skin cancer?
Video 3: Skin Cancer: Prevent and Treat
Video 4: How to do a skin self exam
Video 5: Why do a self skin exam?
Video 6: True Life Story Melanoma
Note: These are all the sources used for every video in this series, not every source listed was used in this specific video.