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'Heart attacks not connected to family history'
Your lifestyle choices and environment decide whether you will have a heart attack or not, not your genes, said a study.Researchers have found that heart attacks are not as connected to family history and genetics as may have been previously believed.These new findings may help those with a family history of coronary disease and diagnosed with narrow coronaries realise that heart attacks are not...
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'Heart attacks not connected to family history'
Your lifestyle choices and environment decide whether you will have a heart attack or not, not your genes,...
Viagra may protect your heart
India lagging behind in field of medical research: PM
Smoking during pregnancy alters newborn's DNA
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