Know your risk for oral and throat cancer

Oral and throat cancer cases are on the rise. By knowing your individual risk level you may decide to take a more precise molecular analysis for early detection, which is key to both survival and minimizing the effects of the disease.


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The information in this website is a best effort as a public health initiative based on available literature and relevant epidemiological data. This is not intended to be comprehensive. Specifically, a determination of a lower quantitative risk level according to this website does not preclude the presence of other unknown risk factors. A recommendation of salivary molecular testing is intended for further detection of biomarkers and potential follow-up. Use of the information and recommendations in this website are at the discretion of individuals, and the creators bear no responsibility for misuse.


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