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Risk Factor Center

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.

Risk Factor Search

 Risk Factor Search

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Popular Searches
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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