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Doctor offers urgent warning during pandemic: Don’t skip cancer screenings

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Dr. Jill Hechtman ignored a newly formed blemish on her cheek and was “very confident” she could delay a screening during the pandemic. Her blemish however, turned out to be invasive melanoma – and now she is urging people to get checkups and cancer screenings amid the coronavirus pandemic. NBC’s Kerry Sanders reports for Weekend TODAY.