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Coronary heart disease risk factors are conditions or habits that raise your risk of coronary heart disease (CHD) and heart attack. These risk factors also increase the chance that existing CHD will worsen. The risk factors you can't control are age, gender, and family history of CHD.

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Heart disease is a lifestyle disease. Yes, there are genetic or hereditary factors that play a role, but how you choose to live has a major impact. By lifestyle this makes me automatically think diet choices and activity level, but there are other factors that fall under "lifestyle".   Some of these factors would include:   Do you…

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Lisa Nelson, RD, LN, Health Pro, posted Shift Work and the Impact on Heart… Not too long ago I had an individual ask a question about the impact of…

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Lisa Nelson, RD, LN, Health Pro, answered six weeks after tripple bypass surgery… Hi Vdoss,   I recommend discussing the risks with your physician…

05/14/11

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Karen McPartland, RD, Health Guide, answered If you have "spider veins" behind your… Hi jennifersenn,   Here is a link that you may find helpful: …

04/12/11

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Lisa Nelson, RD, LN, Health Pro, posted Heart Disease Risk Factors You Can… There are risk factors for heart disease that you have no control over, such…

04/11/11

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