Firstcheck saved my life!

Firstcheck saved my life!

Melanoma survivor, Leah Smith, generously shared her Firstcheck experience with the New Zealand Woman’s Weekly – explaining how “A phone app saved my life”. Here’s an excerpt from the article which tells Leah’s story:   A phone app saved my...
What does melanoma look like?

What does melanoma look like?

Melanoma – do I know what to look for? Checking your own skin for potential cancers is really important as you are the person most likely to first detect melanoma. We are much better than we might think at detecting which moles are suspicious and require...
How to check for skin cancer

How to check for skin cancer

Want to know how to examine your skin for areas of concern? Get familiar with the signs and symptoms of melanoma and skin cancer – and: Remember your ABCDEs! If your moles are: A = Asymmetrical (two halves don’t match) B = Borders (borders are irregular)...