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Young Women - Family History of Breast Cancer - Genetic Testing ...
You must balance several factors to assess your own risk: family history, genetic risk, diet and weight. Find out what your risk factors may be, and how to work ...
http://breastcancer.about.com/lw/Health-Medicine/Conditions-and-diseases/Young-Women-Family-History-and-Breast-Cancer.htm
Genetic Factors In Schizophrenia - About.com
Genes play a key role in developing schizophrenia, although they can't predict the illness on their own. Genes seem to make a person vulnerable to another ...
http://schizophrenia.about.com/od/whatisschizophrenia/ss/WhatCauses_2.htm
Alcoholism: Can It Be Inherited?
Nov 28, 2014 ... Studies of laboratory animals as well as human test subjects indicate that genetic factors play a major role in the development of alcoholism, ...
http://alcoholism.about.com/cs/genetics/a/aa990517.htm
Is Lung Cancer Inherited? Relation, Heredity and Other Factors
The answer depends on several factors. ... That said, however, for those who have a genetic predisposition to lung cancer, smoking appears to amplify that risk .
http://lungcancer.about.com/od/causesoflungcance1/a/famhxlungca.htm
What Are the Genetic Causes of Social Anxiety Disorder?
Dec 18, 2014 ... Environmental factors relate to your upbringing and experiences, and biological factors are things like your genetic makeup, brain chemistry, ...
http://socialanxietydisorder.about.com/od/geneticfactors/a/genetics.htm
How Genetics Influence Child Development - Psychology - About.com
How much of who you are today was shaped by your genetic inheritance, and ... is largely the results of heredity, but environmental factors such as nutrition can ...
http://psychology.about.com/od/early-child-development/a/genes-and-development.htm
Do genetic factors play a role in causing birth defects? - Pediatrics
Jan 16, 2005 ... Review how genetic factors play a role in causing birth defects.
http://pediatrics.about.com/od/birthdefects/f/genetics.htm
Genetic Causes of Borderline Personality Disorder
Apr 28, 2014 ... This suggests that BPD is fairly strongly related to genetic causes, but that ... early in order to reduce any risk factors and keep you on course.
http://bpd.about.com/od/causesofbpd/a/bpdgenes.htm
What Factors Determine Intelligence? - Psychology - About.com
Evidence of genetic influences: Twin studies suggest that identical twins IQ's are more similar than those of fraternal twins (Promin & Spinath, 2004). Siblings ...
http://psychology.about.com/od/intelligence/f/int-influences.htm
Genetic Variation, Disease Genes, and Risk Factors: What Is ...
Genes make us who we are and small variations in genes do more than just define our difference in physical appearance. They determine our unique ...
http://biotech.about.com/od/DNA-Sequencing/a/Genetic-Variation-Disease-Genes-And-Risk-Factors.htm
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