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Can a 15 year old suffer from a stroke or heart attack?

Can a 15 year old suffer from a stroke heart attack or heart failure if the have a family history of diabetes? Yeah im 15 years old a started to fill pains on the right side of my chest do you think its high blood pressure last time i checked mine it was 130/80 and i have family history with high blood pressure and i also have a family history with diabetes to think i ve been diagnosied with these diseases
Tue, 15 Dec 2009
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no because when you if you feel pain caused by heart problems, you feel it on the left. but i'm no doctor, so i would talk one, cuz who knows what IS causing it. i don't think your going to have a heart-attack, there are many other things that can cause that pain. =] Hope u feel better! o and if ur asking if it's physically possible than yes it is, but it is VERY rare.
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