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Unformatted text preview: I have known my family history for a very long time. I remember my Mother telling me these things at a very young age. I think her for this. I do have some risk factors mainly due to high blood pressure. Blood pressure stays on my mind daily, I do things to help prevent it. Had I not known what risk factors I faced who knows if I would be as healthy as I am today. 3. How might being aware of your medical family history help you? Knowing about my family history is something that stays on my mind especially when my children get sick. I know that knowing the types of problems/illness that run in my family could SCI/162 save the life of one of my babies. It is important for all people to have knowledge on their family history, with they might safe a life of a loved one. SCI/162...
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- Spring '10
- Economics, Family Medical Tree, medical family tree