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Will having an anamnesis make me healthier?

There is nothing magical about having an anamnesis. Knowing your family history cannot increase your health in every circumstance. And not all disorders are hereditary, so your family's medical history cannot predict everything. However, if you have compiled your anamnesis, you are more likely to know your risk of certain diseases. This can help you take measures to prevent them. Thus, you have a better chance of improved health if you do know your anamnesis.

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Can I put my anamnesis in a family tree?
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Yes. In fact, putting your anamnesis in a family tree can actually be a great way to visualize the c...
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How is anamnesis used?
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Doctors can use anamnesis, or your medical history, to help improve your health. There are several w...
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What should I do with my anamnesis when I finish it?
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After you have completed a report of your medical history, or anamnesis, you should give it to your ...
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Why should I care about my anamnesis?
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Your anamnesis, or family health history, can help you understand your health conditions and risks. ...
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