The importance of regular skin checks Skin cancer is one of the most common cancers in the world, and it’s also one of the most preventable. By catching it early, you can increase your chances of beating it. Skin Cancer Statistics in Australia In Australia, skin cancer is the most common cancer. There are two […]

Melanoma – why early detection is so important! Given the fact that Australia in general, and Queensland in particular, have the dubious distinction of ranking near the top among regions with the highest rates of melanoma, it should come as no surprise that the skin disease is sometimes referred to as ‘Australia’s national cancer’. Abundant […]

How do I check myself for skin cancers? Moles, coloured spots and growths on the skin are usually harmless — but not always. The earlier a skin cancer is identified and treated, the better your chance of avoiding extensive surgery and other advanced treatments such as immunotherapy and chemotherapy. For some cancers, non-surgical methods such as the use of […]