What Are Some Surprising Heart Attack Risks?

Earlobe Creases 1 of 16

Are your earlobes smooth? Or do they have creases? If yours are the creased variety, don't panic!

It's true that some research points to a greater risk of heart attack in people with earlobe creases. However, it's possible that as people age, they are simply more likely to have creased earlobes. It could be that aging, not the creases, gives you an increased chance of heart attack.

Click through to see if you have any of the other weird risk factors that could potentially mean you have a greater chance of heart disease or heart attack.

If you do -- don't stress -- but do run it past your doctor, just to be sure. And while you're at it, use it as an added incentive to lead the healthiest possible lifestyle!