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What are some characteristics that are passed on from parents to their offspring?

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January 18, 2008 3:34AM

There are many characteristics that can be spread from parents to offspring, both good and harmful. Examples of some of these traits are; hair color, eye color, cleft chin, double joints, alcoholism, heart disease, brain disease, fingernail texture, earlobes, length of index finger, widow's peak, tongue flexibility and baldness.