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lifestyle choices and atherosclerosis risk
lifestyle choices and atherosclerosis risk. Atherosclerosis is a lifestyle disease related to smoking, lack of exercise, obesity, and a high-fat diet. Reflect on your own lifestyle choices, and consider how those choices may be increasing your risk of atherosclerosis. Considering the prevalence of ischemic heart disease and atherosclerosis in the United States, research your own family history for evidence of these diseases. Interview family members about the following:
Number of family members diagnosed with ischemic heart disease and the number that have died from it.
Pathophysiology and pathogenesis of the disease in each family member
How closely the persons lifestyle fit the profile for ischemic heart disease (e.g., smoker, weight, diet)
For those who died of the disease, the age at time of death and year they died