Some articles on risk, increase:
... Calluses are important risk factors for diabetics, in part because of changes in skin or vasculature characteristic of feet and lower legs in diabetics ... There has been recent speculation that the increase in such carbohydrates since sucrose (table sugar—half glucose and half fructose) became available in quantity after about 1700 with the ... Diabetics have an increased risk for cataract since high levels of glucose cause reactions with assorted proteins, including those in the lens many of the reaction products are not optically clear, nor ...
... They state that the MAOA-L allele gene is just one of several other genes that increase the risk of violence and one of many from which are still yet to be identified ... discovered genetics played no role in any violent behavior in boys who were not exposed to any risk factors ... Beaver found that in boys who had eight or more risk factors, genes did explained 80 percent of their violence ...
Famous quotes containing the words risk and/or increase:
“Its a funny thing, the less people have to live for, the less nerve they have to risk losingnothing.”
—Zora Neale Hurston (18911960)
“There seem to be but three ways for a nation to acquire wealth. The first is by war, as the Romans did, in plundering their conquered neighbours. This is robbery. The second by commerce, which is generally cheating. The third by agriculture, the only honest way, wherein man receives a real increase of the seed thrown into the ground, in a kind of continual miracle, wrought by the hand of God in his favor, as a reward for his innocent life and his virtuous industry.”
—Benjamin Franklin (17061790)