Health

Port Stephens skin cancer clinic takes life saving message to beach

Michael Hartshorn
Updated November 21 2023 - 3:21pm, first published November 20 2023 - 2:54pm
Dr Shirley Shen, Dr Jodie Yapp and nurse Kerrin Millington will be running extra skin checks this week at part of Skin Cancer Awareness Week. Picture supplied
Dr Shirley Shen, Dr Jodie Yapp and nurse Kerrin Millington will be running extra skin checks this week at part of Skin Cancer Awareness Week. Picture supplied

It's National Skin Cancer Action Week this week and one of Port Stephens' local skin cancer clinics is stepping out to promote skin cancer prevention at one of its major sources, the beach.

Subscribe now for unlimited access.

$0/

(min cost $0)

or signup to continue reading

See subscription options
Michael Hartshorn

Michael Hartshorn

Senior reporter

Since starting in 1985 at the then Melbourne Herald, journalism has taken me around Australia from Victoria, to the Northern Territory, Cairns in Queensland and now Port Stephens. After all those years there is still something special about informing and connecting with readers.

Get the latest Nelson Bay news in your inbox

Sign up for our newsletter to stay up to date.

We care about the protection of your data. Read our Privacy Policy.