Second Opinions: Health Genius Mobile App assesses the risk for patients developing one of many available diseases or medical conditions. A user can select a specific disease and via a series of engaging questions, this innovative app can predict whether or not a patient has a high risk of developing this disease or medical condition. In addition to risk assessment, images of medical conditions are provided for visual confirmation. Users can research medical conditions including symptoms, diagnostic information, prevention and treatment options pertaining to a specific medical condition. Users can also connect directly with top expert physicians in any specialty and subspecialty for written, telephone and video consultations.
Just 5 Easy Steps to Predict your Risk for Developing One of Many Available Diseases:
Step #1- Please enter your email and agree to the terms and conditions by clicking “Submit” button.
Step #2 Complete an optional “About You” Questionnaire. Click “Submit” when completed.
Step #3 - Follow the directions on the screen by selecting a disease using one of several methods. Click in the box and a list of diseases will appear - select the disease by scrolling down the list OR search by typing the first few letters of the name of the disease OR sort by specialty, ethnicity, age and gender.
Step #4- Answer all questions by selecting one answer for each question. Each disease has a different number of questions. Images are available for many of the diseases and conditions, you can click on the image to enlarge.
Step #5- Utilizing our proprietary algorithm, your results have been calculated to determine your risk factor. On this screen you can click to learn much more about this disease or condition as well as learn important prevention tips. Take better control of your lifestyle to avoid many of the diseases!
How is Risk Calculated?
Risk is calculated through the use of our proprietary algorithm which takes into consideration a complex interplay of both genetic and environmental factors. Calculations are based on many known or hypothesized scientific factors most of which are proven in medical literature to be related to the risk of particular disease
How accurate is this calculation?
All risk calculations are estimates by definition, based on large datasets. There is no guarantee that you will or will not develop any particular disease no matter what your risk is.
What does my specific risk score mean?
Your risk score is your estimated risk of ever developing the disease compared to an average person of similar ethnicity, age and gender.
Why is risk calculator important?
If you know that you have a high risk of developing any particular disease, you will more likely take steps to try preventing it.