Hispanic Risks Unique to Being Hispanic

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List of the risks unique to being Hispanic, including illnesses, disorders, ailments, maladies, and diseases associated with being Hispanic. What are the dangers unique to being Hispanic? This list includes genetic disorders and chronic conditions linked to being Hispanic by the medical and science communities through research. Examples include Diabetes mellitus and Diabetic retinopathy. The illnesses and medical conditions are listed in alphabetical order, and you can sort them by column. While many of the diseases related to being Hispanic have only been suggested through correlation, a few diseases are caused by being Hispanic and do not exist without this risk factor. Among other potential problems, being Hispanic can lead to harmful conditions. (12 Items)

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Barrett's esophagus is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Risks Unique to Being Hispanic
Black tarry stool, Dysphagia, Hematemesis

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Diabetes mellitus is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Risks Unique to Being Hispanic
Polyphagia, Acanthosis nigricans, Hyperglycemia

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Type 2 diabetes is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Risks Unique to Being Hispanic
Polyphagia, Acanthosis nigricans, Fatigue

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Diabetic retinopathy is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Risks Unique to Being Hispanic
Vision loss, Nyctalopia, Floater

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Gestational diabetes is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Risks Unique to Being Hispanic
Candidiasis, Nausea, Fatigue

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Glaucoma is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Risks Unique to Being Hispanic
Nausea, Halos around lights, Tunnel vision

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Lactose intolerance is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Risks Unique to Being Hispanic
Bloating, Nausea, Eructation

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Metabolic syndrome is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Risks Unique to Being Hispanic
Decreased HDL cholesterol, Hypertension, Fasting hyperglycemia

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Obstructive sleep apnea is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Risks Unique to Being Hispanic
Snoring, Hypersomnia, Nocturia

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Prediabetes is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Risks Unique to Being Hispanic
Polyphagia, Peripheral neuropathy, Fatigue

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Sickle cell disease is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Risks Unique to Being Hispanic
Dyspnea, Jaundice, Pain

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Spina bifida is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Risks Unique to Being Hispanic
Birthmark, Folate deficiency, Dysphagia