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Axia College Material Appendix H Family Medical Tree To create a medical family tree, access the Web site located at https://familyhistory.hhs.gov/fhh- web/home.action .Next, click on the Create a Family History button to complete the medical family tree by entering your information into the boxes. After creating your medical family tree, answer the following questions: 1. Why is it important to know your family medical history? It is very important to know your family medical history because there are so many medical problems that are hereditary. With many hereditary disease it is sometimes possible to limit or even stop the disease if you know about it in advance. Even if you don’t know for sure that you will have a certain medical condition a proper medical history will give you early warning that you may later develop that condition and with everything early detection can be the key to saving your life. 2.
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This note was uploaded on 05/02/2010 for the course SCI/162 AAGR0OHNS2 taught by Professor Helencole during the Spring '10 term at University of Phoenix.

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