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Resource pdfs for downloading

MELANOMA SUMMARY: A one page summary containing information, self-examination instructions and color photos of moles and early melanomas.

Download How to check your skin for Melanoma

SKIN EXAM: An illustrated one page document with complete instructions for performing a self-skin exam.

Download Body Outlines for Melanoma Skincheck

BODY OUTLINES: Male and female body outlines, front and back, to record notes and mark the locations of suspicous moles or other spots found during self-skin examination.

WHAT TO DO: A one page summary to keep you on the right path if you find a suspicious skin lesion.

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PARENTS SUMMARY: A one page summary for parents of young children. Recommended for pediatricians offices, nursery schools, elementary schools and parent organizations.

A TAN TO DIE FOR: A one page summary of the dangers of tanning beds. Essential reading for teens, young adults, and parents.

click on to download Melanoma Skincheck summary


Download How to check your skin for Melanoma


RESUMO EM PORTUGUÊS: Tradução para o Português em duas páginas contendo ilustrações coloridas.

The Melanoma Education Foundation is devoted to educational purposes only and is not engaged in rendering medical advice or professional services. Information provided by the Foundation should not be used for diagnosing or treating a skin problem or disease. It is not a substitute for professional care. If you have or suspect you have a skin problem you should consult a dermatologist, plastic surgeon, or other professional healthcare provider.