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With Zuum: you can quickly find out your risk of six major diseases - including heart disease, diabetes, and cancer; get customized tips for prevention; and begin to boost your health. Developed by the team that created the award-winning website Your Disease Risk, Zuum packages the latest science into an engaging, easy-to-use health app you can trust. Features:Estimate your risk of six major diseases: heart disease, stroke, diabetes, lung cancer, colon cancer, breast cancer (for women), and prostate cancer (for men).See what your future risks could be if you made healthy changes.See the factors that are increasing and decreasing your risk for each disease.Get ongoing health messages tailored to your profile.Get personalized tips for lowering your risk and boosting your health.Disclaimer:Zuum cannot predict if you will get a particular disease. It estimates your chances and offers personalized tips for reducing your risk. But just because you follow the tips does not guarantee you will be healthy. Your health is the result of many factors, some of which are not yet fully understood.Zuum is an educational application of Washington University School of Medicine and is intended for informational purposes only. It does not provide medical advice or services. Do not use the content to make a diagnosis, treat a health problem or replace a doctor's judgment.Zuum does not take the place of regular medical check-ups. If you have any concerns about your health, talk to a doctor. Do not disregard or delay seeking medical advice because of something you read on Zuum. The information on this application is a summary intended to provide a broad understanding of disease prevention. Washington University School of Medicine makes no warranty as to the usefulness or completeness of the information.Washington University School of Medicine is not responsible for any damages or losses that result from misuse of Zuum.Zuum contains links to third-party web sites maintained by others. These links are provided solely as a convenience to you and not as an endorsement by Washington University School of Medicine of the contents of any of those third-party web sites. The Washington University School of Medicine is not responsible for the content of linked third-party sites and does not make any representations regarding the contents or accuracy of materials on those sites. If you decide to access linked third-party web sites, you do so at your own risk.Furthermore, the Washington University School of Medicine is not responsible for the content of sites that link to, or mention, Zuum. Links, or mentions, do not imply that the University endorses these sites or the products and services advertised on them.You may print or download information for personal, non-commercial purposes only. Permission to reproduce, transmit, distribute or display the content for any other purpose requires prior written consent from the Washington University School of Medicine.All content on the website is protected by copyright law, @ 2012.