Be aware of your skin and see your doctor if you have a mole that has changed shape, size or colour, or bleeds, or an inflamed skin sore that hasn’t healed.
Some people at high risk will need a regular check-up as advised by your doctor. Anyone can develop skin cancer but many people in Australia are at increased risk. If you have any of these risk factors, talk to your GP about the need for an annual check-up.
You may be at increased risk of skin cancer if you: