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The Risk Factor Center is where you can research information about factors that may increase the chances of getting a disease or medical condition. Use the search tool or select a link in our Popular Searches section below to find diseases that each risk factor may be related to.
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|Lifestyle:||inactivity, stress, diet, aging|
|Behaviour:||sex, smoking, alcohol, drugs|
|Fatal Four:||obesity, cholesterol, diabetes, hypertension|
|Diseases:||HIV, heart, cancer, autoimmune, immunocompromise|
|Infection:||animals, birds, insects, water, travel|
|Exposure:||environment, occupation, sunlight, radiation, chemicals|
|Medications:||medications, contraceptives, steroids|
|Womens:||pregnancy, childbirth, menopause|
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