Can asthma be genetic?

Answer Asthma's exact causes are unknown, according to the National Institutes of Health, but it's likely that genetics play a role. The NIH reports that researchers attribute asthma to a combination of f... Read More »

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Is lymphoma genetic?

Lymphoma is a collective term used to describe a group of cancers affecting the body's lymphatic system. While these diseases are not strictly inherited, genetic alterations do play a role in their... Read More »

Are birthmarks genetic?

There may be genetic triggers for birthmarks caused while the baby is in the uterus, but this is still unproven. As of February 2010, scientists have not proven that there are genetic reasons for b... Read More »

How to Become a Genetic Counselor?

Genetics counselors work with patients to assess the risks of hereditary disease and medical conditions. The counselor analyzes and interprets data from medical histories and testing to identify th... Read More »

Is my cancer genetic?

it's only if a bunch has the same cancer that u would look into a genetic link1 in 2 men and 1 in 3 women will get cancer in their life.