The MPMA reminds us to check our feet this summer for skin cancer

Skin cancer can develop anywhere on the body, including in the lower extremities. Skin cancers of the feet have several features in common. Most are painless, and often there is a history of recurrent cracking, bleeding, or ulceration. Frequently, individuals discover their skin cancer after unrelated ailments near the affected site. The Michigan Podiatric Medical Association (MPMA) asks that you check your feet for signs of skin cancer and visit a podiatrist with any concerns. While … [Read more...]