Can asthma be inherited?

Answer According to the National Heart Lung and Blood Institute, asthma, or a tendency to develop allergies that trigger or exacerbate asthma, can be inherited. If asthma runs in your family, avoid exposu... Read More »

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Is asthma genetically inherited?

The exact cause of asthma is unknown. Asthma triggers can be different from one person to the next. According to the Mayo Clinic, it is believed that a combination of environment and genetics cause... Read More »

What is the Difference Between Inherited and Non-Inherited Traits?

Traits are physical characteristics that can be displayed by animals (including human beings) and some plants. Inherited traits are passed down genetically from one generation to the next, while no... Read More »

How to Transfer an Inherited IRA?

When a loved one dies, taking care of the details of their estate may be overwhelming. As a result, many beneficiaries do the quick and easy lump sum distribution of IRA assets, not realizing the b... Read More »

Is Galactosemia inherited?

Yes it is an autosomal recessive disease.