“A good prevention of melanoma starts from a conscious relationship with the sun, to be cultivated from childhood”, explains Franca Taviti, director of Dermatology of the New Hospital of Prato Azienda Usl Toscana Centro and member of the Italian Hospital Dermatologists Association, interviewed by ‘actress Paola Minaccioni in a direct Instagram for the Health account of the Gedi Group.
Melanoma, in the sun without risk: prevention starts as children. Paola Minaccioni’s interview
Better to avoid, the expert advises, intermittent exposures. Like weekends spent under the sun. Protecting yourself with carefully chosen sun creams on the beach as in the city, self-examining and being checked periodically by the dermatologist, especially for those who are more predisposed, are other habits and precautions necessary to prevent this skin cancer. Early diagnosis saves lives.