Family Health History

Family Health History

Common Risk-Associated Diseases

Most common diseases result from a combination of genetic and environmental factors. We inherit genetic factors that make us more or less susceptible to developing a particular disease. But our overall health is also a product of our environment.

Learn more about these diseases, who is at risk, and how that risk can be reduced.

Funding was provided by a grant from the Utah Department of Health, Chronic Disease Genomics Program


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APA format:
Genetic Science Learning Center (2014, June 22) Family Health History. Learn.Genetics. Retrieved July 29, 2016, from http://learn.genetics.utah.edu/content/history
MLA format:
Genetic Science Learning Center. "Family Health History." Learn.Genetics 29 July 2016 <http://learn.genetics.utah.edu/content/history>
Chicago format:
Genetic Science Learning Center, "Family Health History," Learn.Genetics, 22 June 2014, <http://learn.genetics.utah.edu/content/history> (29 July 2016)