Since it's the first Monday in May, today is National Melanoma Day! South Georgia Medical Center right here in Valdosta is offering FREE Skin Cancer Screenings several days this month. According to SGMC, about 3.5 million cases of basal and squamous cell skin cancer are diagnosed in this country each year. Melanoma, a more dangerous type of skin cancer, will account for more than 73,000 cases of skin cancer in 2015. 

A few minutes spent getting a free screening could be a game changer in your life! To schedule your appointment, call 229-433-1074. Screening dates are May 7th, 14th and 28th.