Comments on: Family History and Heart Disease Wed, 05 Aug 2015 12:24:22 -0400 hourly 1 By: Tue, 18 Mar 2014 16:36:18 +0000 My father was adopted, so we are limited to his history all we know is at age 66 he got diabetics from a fall that punctured his lung it brought it on. I have a sister who is 67, one 61, 53 and a brother who is 57. None of them have heart trouble or diabetes and no breast cancer. . My brother had lymphoma 27 years ago is is cured. my baby sister who is 53 had graves disease. But is fine now. my mother had porphiria, a blood disease. That is my family history.