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Online risk predictor claims to calculate your chance of developing melanoma

Melanoma is the most dangerous of skin cancers, and now a new tool claims to help people over 40 calculate their risk of developing it in the next 3.5 years.

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This seems rather simplistic however it is another step along the way to DIY medicine. Imagine a similar ap that could tell a patient their risk for oral cancer, sleep apnea, or even caries. It would be a great way to increase awareness and hopefully get the patient asking questions and possibly considering treatment

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