What increases the risk of developing a vascular condition?

Cardiovascular conditions can be congenital, but there are also multiple factors that contribute to the onset of these diseases.

There are several factors that can increase the risk of developing a vascular condition:

  • family history
  • obesity
  • high blood pressure
  • smoking
  • high cholesterol

A specialist can tell you more about these different risk factors and provide you with specific recommendations based on your medical history.

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