A 37-year-old member asked:
Do genes play a role in heart disease?
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Cardiology 35 years experience
Cardiac risk factors: One's genetics are a strong predictor for the development of heart problems when the connection is close (sibling or parent), and when the heart problems occur at a young age (<65).
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Last updated Dec 20, 2012
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