Jordan Stiteler’s dad died suddenly of a stroke nearly ten years ago — at only 45 years old. His grandfather died at age 40.
Now through the Healthy Nevada Project’s no-cost genetic testing, she is closer to understanding why that may have happened. And she can take proactive steps to prevent the unhealthy symptoms that often lead to a stroke and heart problems.
After her diagnosis of familial hypercholesterolemia, she is changing her lifestyle by eating healthier and exercising more in order prevent the same fate.