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"Hello
    I am a 21 year old male I have generalized anxiety disorder,schizophrenia and depression for the past 7 years I also have anger issues so I am under high stress most of the time so I would like to ask you if I am at risk of having any heart disease.Apart from stress I don't have any other risk factors I don't smoke I don't have high blood pressure or    cholesterol I am not obese and I engage in moderate exercise daily and I don't have a family history of heart diseases either  , so I would like your opinion on weather or not should I be concerned about my heart. Regards ."

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Hi Tom,
Nothing to suggest you are at risk for your heart. Read this about cardiac risks:
http://www.cardiachealth.org/cardiovascular-health-factors-atherosclerosis-treat
Hope this helps,
Dr T
http://www.cardiachealth.org/

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