What are the risk factors of a heart attack in teens?

Answer While heart disease is not a major cause of death in teens, there are modifiable and non-modifiable risk factors that can increase a teen's risk of heart attack. Some are hereditary, others are sec... Read More »

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Am i at risk of a heart attack?

Too young to have a heart attack!Increase your intake of fresh fruits and vegetables. Studies have shown that bioflavonoids, the pigments that lend fruits and plants their color, may stimulate insu... Read More »

What are the risk factors for heart disease?

Heart disease encompasses a wide variety of diseases affecting the heart, including arrhythmia, heart defects, blood vessel disease and coronary heart disease. Many factors increase a person's risk... Read More »

If i was at a risk of a heart attack would the doctor of told me by now?

Yes if the doctor has any reason to believe you may have a heart attack, he/she would tell you. But of course your doctor would have to run some tests on you before knowing anything. But if you a... Read More »

If your cholesterol is lower than 200, can you still be at risk for a heart attack or stroke etc?

The answer is a definite yes. In the problems you mentioned, in Medicine ,there is ,what we call High Risk Factors. High Cholesterol,Diabetes,Smoking, High Blood Pressure, Positive Family History a... Read More »