Tag: melanoma

Skin in the Game: See the Ravens + Get Checked for Melanoma for Free


Maybe you don’t get yourself screened for skin cancer detection as often as you should (once a year the general recommendation) because it’s not as much fun as, say, a day out with friends to see a Ravens game or something? (Note: Sports fans who’ve logged hours in stadiums can’t afford to ignore their sun-baked skin.)

Come on, that’s just poor sportsmanship. With early detection, you have a great chance of treating and beating the disease. And I can tell you it’s not that physically challenging to pop into the dermatologist’s office for a scan. It’s all over in a few minutes and it’s empowering. Is it fun? Not really. Cheap? Not necessarily.

Unfortunately, those excuses no longer apply…