WATCH ON GMNW: Melanoma diagnoses are up 53 percent. Find out how to prevent and detect it.

WATCH ON GMNW: Melanoma diagnoses are up 53 percent. Find out how to prevent and detect it.

In the past decade, the number of new melanoma cases diagnosed each year has increased by 53 percent.

We’re live at Advanced Dermatology in Spokane Valley this morning, talking about how to protect your skin and spot when something is wrong.

Watch LIVE on Good Morning Northwest right now!

This morning’s other headlines:

City council passes new rules for Spokane’s parks

River flooding affecting North Idaho residents

Elkfest canceled after 13-year run