Know your body

Get changes checked sooner rather than later. That change to your body might be nothing, but it might be serious. Only a doctor can say for sure whether a change is cancer.
Patient seeing their doctor for a checkup

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.
Doctor answering a patient’s questions

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 cancers.
Patient reviewing a list of questions with their doctor

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.