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Family Cancer Syndromes - American Cancer Society
Jun 25, 2014 ... Sometimes, this is because family members have certain risk factors in ... Your genes control things such as hair color, eye color, and height.
HLA-B27 and HLA-DR4 - Arthritis and the Genetic Factor
May 29, 2014 ... Arthritis research, in part, is focusing on which genes may be directly related to the disease.
Genetic Factors In Schizophrenia - About.com
Genes play a key role in developing schizophrenia, although they can't ... Genes seem to make a person vulnerable to another factor that brings the illness on.
Is Lung Cancer Inherited? Relation, Heredity and Other Factors
Jul 14, 2014 ... Overall, it has been estimated that 1.7% of lung cancers up to the age of 68 are hereditary. Several factors are associated with hereditary lung ...
Genetic Causes of Borderline Personality Disorder
Wondering about the genetic causes of borderline personality? You're not alone. Many people wonder why they or a loved one has borderline personality ...
What Are the Genetic Causes of Social Anxiety Disorder?
Genetics are an important risk factor for Social Anxiety Disorder. Your family history, brain chemistry, and inborn temperament all play a role in the development ...
Hereditary Cancer - How Genetics Can Cause Cancer - About.com
Learning About Genetic Cancer, Counseling and Testing ... mutation does not necessarily mean that person will develop cancer, but increases their risk factor.
Is Genetics One of the Major Causes of Asthma? - About.com
Jun 10, 2014 ... However, a whole host of other risk factors increase asthma risk, too. Genetics certainly explains some, but not all cases of asthma. More than ...
Genetic Causes of Fibromyalgia - Fibromyalgia & Chronic Fatigue
Jan 1, 2014 ... Is there evidence for genetic causes of fibromyalgia and chronic fatigue syndrome? Find out what research says about fibromyalgia and chronic ...
Alcoholism: Can It Be Inherited?
May 29, 2014 ... Studies of laboratory animals as well as human test subjects indicate that genetic factors play a major role in the development of alcoholism, ...
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