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I'm indian am I more susceptible to having vascular diseases?

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Dr. Norman Chideckel
Surgery - Vascular
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In brief: No

Vascular disease has several risk factors such as diet smoking high blood pressure family inheritance patterns diabetes elevated cholesterol and triglycerides high uric acid levels.

In brief: No

Vascular disease has several risk factors such as diet smoking high blood pressure family inheritance patterns diabetes elevated cholesterol and triglycerides high uric acid levels.
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Dr. Mark Avdalovic
Internal Medicine - Pulmonary Critical Care

In brief: Depends

Cardiovascular risk factors are dependent on family history, smoking, cholesterol, hypertension, and diabetes/obesity.
So if you have any of these risk factors then your risk is higher, the color of your skin is not as critical in determining risk compared to these risks above.

In brief: Depends

Cardiovascular risk factors are dependent on family history, smoking, cholesterol, hypertension, and diabetes/obesity.
So if you have any of these risk factors then your risk is higher, the color of your skin is not as critical in determining risk compared to these risks above.
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