Where the data comes from

Some of these findings may be alarming and while I don't tout myself as a data scientist and it's totally possible that my own math is wrong, the underlying data actually comes from some very reputable sources! Here I'll lay out some of the methodology behind the numbers as well as where I got my data so that you, the reader, can vet it for yourself and make up your own mind about the importance of researching cancer based on personal risk.