Peter Overton: “Do it. Now.”
Peter Overton shares some personal news, with a skin cancer warning.
Nine News presenter Peter Overton is recovering from surgery after having a melanoma removed.
Overton, 54, took to social media to urge others to be vigilant about skin cancer.
I have fair skin & am vigilant re my skin checks every few months. My wonderful dermatologist spotted something unusual on my right temple-Melanoma. Surgery yesterday to remove it. I am a lucky fella. For those thinking about getting their skin checked. Do it. Now. pic.twitter.com/xXvQEBnxP4
— Peter Overton (@PeterOverton) November 10, 2020
It drew a sea of well-wishes including from the likes of Derryn Hinch, Larry Emdur, David Campbell, Angela Bishop, Damian Ryan, Brett McLeod, Kumi Taguchi, Sophie Walsh, Hannah Sinclair, Belinda Russell, Zoe Daniel and Mike Dalton.
A speedy recovery!