Is smoking hereditary?

Answer On One Hand: Science Believes SoAccording to the National Institutes of Health, much of a person's addiction to smoking (nicotine) comes from his parent's genes. As of 2007, scientists known of sev... Read More »

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Hereditary hemochromatosis?

Quote:Most people who have primary hemochromatosis inherit it from their parents. If you inherit two hemochromatosisgenes—one from each parent—you're at risk for iron overload and signs and sym... Read More »

Is hypertension hereditary?

On One Hand: Family HistoryHypertension (also called high blood pressure) can be a hereditary condition. A person's risk of having the genes that may cause hypertension is increased if there is a f... Read More »

Is alzeimers hereditary?

resent research has shown that there is an increased risk of Alzeimers the APOE4 gene and increased production of amyloid. Amyliod is a protean found in the brain that scientists believe is connec... Read More »

Is diabetes hereditary?

There are a ton of different symptoms depending on which type you potentially could be. Being diabetic is hereditary. You said only your grandpa has it though. The easiest way to tell is through a ... Read More »