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Risk factors tied to sagging eyelids
Risk factors tied to sagging eyelids (May 30, 2014 - Insidermedicine) From the Netherlands - Research published in JAMA Dermatology examines risk factors associated with sagging eyelids. Researchers studied over 5,500 individuals of Dutch European ancestry with an average age of 67 years, as well as over 2,000 twins with an average age of 53 years. Among the Dutch Europeans, risk factors for sagging eyelids included increased BMI, male gender, lighter skin color, age and current smoking. Among the twins, 61% of sagging eyelids were heritability.
 
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