Having a complete history of your family’s health can provide a peek into the future health of your family. It’s quick and easy with this tool, created by the Surgeon General.
A family history can help you and your loved ones to better understand your risk for conditions that can run in families, and allow a person to take steps to reduce his or her risk, including screening and lifestyle changes. Share a copy with your healthcare provider to create a personalized health plan.
Make a plan to update it once a year.