• If you have any risk factors for GIST or any other condition that could cause these symptoms, be sure to mention that to your doctor. (healthline.com)
  • Limiting alcohol use to no more than 2 drinks a day for men and 1 drink a day for women could have many health benefits, including a lower risk of many kinds of cancer . (cancer.org)
  • There was not enough data available to include dietary factors or alcohol consumption in the findings, but experts believe both could be similarly influential. (netdoctor.co.uk)
  • Regardless of your upbringing or moral code, many factors can raise your risk of becoming addicted to alcohol and other drugs. (healthline.com)
  • According to the National Institute on Drug Abuse , up to half of your risk of addiction to alcohol, nicotine, or other drugs is based on genetics. (healthline.com)
  • For children and teens, lack of parental involvement can lead to greater risk-taking or experimentation with alcohol and other drugs. (healthline.com)
  • Alcohol consumption has also been linked to increased lung cancer risk. (news-medical.net)
  • Along with well-established risk factors (such as human immunodeficiency virus (HIV), malnutrition, and young age), emerging variables such as diabetes, indoor air pollution, alcohol, use of immunosuppressive drugs, and tobacco smoke play a significant role at both the individual and population level. (hindawi.com)
  • Diabetes, alcohol, malnutrition, tobacco smoke, and indoor air pollution are factors which impact a larger section of the population and accelerate progression to TB disease. (hindawi.com)
  • This paper summarizes these factors along with health system issues such as the effects of delay in diagnosis of TB in the transmission of the bacilli. (hindawi.com)
  • Underlying mental health issues can increase your risk of addiction. (healthline.com)
  • A handful of states have enacted rating reforms for the individual health insurance market, prohibiting or restricting insurers from charging higher premiums based on health status or the risk of having future medical claims. (hhs.gov)
  • An infant who has seizures faces a higher risk of being diagnosed later in childhood with cerebral palsy. (smartdraw.com)
  • Although people with any skin color can develop melanoma, having a fair complexion (light-colored eyes or hair, prominent freckles, easily sunburned, not able to tan) puts you at a significantly higher risk for the illness. (mskcc.org)
  • Adults 65 years or older are at increased risk for pneumococcal disease. (cdc.gov)
  • Anyone can get pneumococcal disease, but some people are at greater risk for disease than others. (cdc.gov)
  • And some people who get the disease may not have any known risk factors. (cancer.org)
  • Peer pressure is another risk factor for addiction, especially among young people. (healthline.com)
  • People with this condition are at an increased risk to develop benign tumors in nerves at an early age. (healthline.com)
  • There are clear risk factors for pneumoconiosis and a range of jobs that are more likely to bring people into contact with harmful dust. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • People with silicosis have an approximately 30-fold greater risk for developing TB. (wikipedia.org)
  • The search strategy for this paper included searching PubMed, Medline, and EMBASE databases for known risk factors. (hindawi.com)
  • This can speed up the process of addiction and raise your risk of serious complications, including overdose. (healthline.com)
  • Having more than 100 moles, even if they appear normal, is associated with an increased risk for developing melanoma. (mskcc.org)
  • These characteristics of our market create significant risks and uncertainties for our business success. (trendmicro.com)
  • So not surprisingly with today's high risk factor correlations, it is difficult to create unique return streams. (forbes.com)
  • The occurrence of any of the following risks could affect the Trend Micro group's business, financial condition, and operating results. (trendmicro.com)
  • The availability of a substance in your social group can also affect your risk of becoming addicted. (healthline.com)