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Lifestyle, environment play bigger role in disease development than genes
 

Lifestyle, environment play bigger role in disease development than genes

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A new study suggests that an individual’s family lifestyle and environment can also influence their health just as much as genes do.
 
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3 Aug 2016 - General
 
This is mostly true. My brother and cousins used to believe that we inherited "bad veins" as we were all diagnosed with essential hypertension at the age of 25. Upon taking a closer look, I can't help but blame our "genetic" predisposition to our family diet. No one could resist our grandmother's adobo (soy-based pork stew), fast food and chips binging, and we always used condiments for our regular fried foods. All of us had the same diet that may have sealed our inhe...
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Definitely agree on this one. We have got the control, we are the captain of our ship when it comes to life in general. How we live and how we react to the environmental factors will always have a big impact to our health. If confirmed, this study could be beneficial to everyone especially to families whose lives got affected by Cancer. If not, this will still be a good information that living a healthy lifestyle lowers our risk from any form of diseases. As for men (fathers to be), they have to...
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