Tag: Genes & Genetic Disorders

November 4, 2016

What to know about genetic testing and personalized medicine

Your genes will play a growing role in your healthcare.

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Prevention

pregnancy November 3, 2016

Advances in genetic testing for pregnant women

New screening gives pregnant women a less-invasive route for prenatal genetic testing.

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Breakthroughs Pregnancy

September 20, 2016

Duchenne muscular dystrophy (DMD) brothers: Meet Jonah and Emory

A father shares his family’s journey with Duchenne muscular dystrophy, one of nine types of muscular dystrophy.…

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Breakthroughs Children

September 7, 2016

My son has sickle cell anemia — a mother’s story

September is sickle cell awareness month. Learn more about this blood disease from a mother whose son has it.

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Heart & Vascular

how to handle a down syndrome diagnoses March 21, 2016

For Down Syndrome Awareness Month: Meet Lillian

The Down syndrome diagnosis was a complete surprise. And she has continued to surprise ever since. Meet Lillian, who is a "typical girl" no matter her diagnosis.

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Angelman syndrome December 18, 2015

Son’s genetic disorder drives mom’s quest

'I should go to school and figure out how to turn on the gene. Why not?'

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Breakthroughs

August 21, 2015

What’s in your genes?

Use this tool to collect and store your family's health history with ease.

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Prevention