Know your body
A change to your body might be nothing, but it might be serious. Only a healthcare provider can say for sure whether a change is cancer. Get changes checked sooner rather than later.
What kinds of changes in my body should I report to my doctor?
Regular checkups are important because doctors and other healthcare professionals are trained to spot the early warning signs of cancer.
Questions to ask your healthcare team about your cancer risk
You may find it helpful to take this list to your next appointment and to write down the answers about your risk for developing cancer.
What to ask about finding cancer early
Here’s a list of questions that you can ask your healthcare team about early detection of and screening for cancer. Be sure to write down their answers.