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Skin cancer - risk assessment

Summary

Check your skin cancer risk with our quick risk assessment. Skin type, sun exposure and family history all affect your skin cancer risk, but there are many tips that can help you to prevent skin cancer.

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Last reviewed: November 2012

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Check your skin cancer risk with our quick risk assessment. Skin type, sun exposure and family history all affect your skin cancer risk, but there are many tips that can help you to prevent skin cancer.



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