Can I pluck?

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Q Is it safe to pluck the hairs from a mole? My hus­band says it could turn can­cer­ous. Rachelle, Pon­te­fract

AThis seems to be an old wives’ tale. Hairy moles rarely turn can­cer­ous, and there’s no ev­i­dence that pluck­ing them makes any dif­fer­ence. But, as with any mole, tell your GP if it changes.

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