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Why is it bad to marry your first cousin?

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Dr. Richard Bensinger
Ophthalmology

In brief: Genetic problems

The closer one is in actual relationship, the more likely you will share common , detrimental genes.
If you are both sterile, i suppose this could work out. It is the impact on the next generation that limits intermarriage among close relatives.

In brief: Genetic problems

The closer one is in actual relationship, the more likely you will share common , detrimental genes.
If you are both sterile, i suppose this could work out. It is the impact on the next generation that limits intermarriage among close relatives.
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