Healthy Living: Melanoma and Pregnancy

Every 57 minutes, someone dies of melanoma.

It’s the deadliest skin cancer and it’s on the rise.

Now, researchers are linking melanoma and pregnancy.

Today in Healthy Living, Michelle Dunaway tells us what moms-to-be need to know.

Dr. Gastman says looking for unusual changes and scheduling regular doctor visits are key for pregnant women.

He says to look out for the a-b-c-d-e’s of melanoma.

"A" stands for asymmetry, "b" is for border, "c" is for color, "d" is for diameter and "e" is for evolution.

For more on what an abnormal mole looks like, click here.