Friday, November 16, 2012

At Risk

Although PAH can be diagnosed in anyone regardless of age, race, or gender, there are certain risk factors that can make some people more likely to get the disease. These risk factors include:

-Family history
-Obesity and obstructive sleep apnea
-Gender
-Pregnancy
-Altitude
-Other diseases
-Drugs and toxins

You can read more about these risk factors HERE!

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