Submitted by sromelczyk on June 2, 2015 - 1:21pm
As Jewish American Heritage Month comes to an end, the Center for Jewish Genetics is also wrapping up a yearlong Impact Award from Genetic Alliance. The Center is one of seven Impact Awardees funded to expand upon their existing outreach and education programs and demonstrate a significant increase in access to genetic services.
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Submitted by rkoren on June 3, 2014 - 2:59pm
We asked our consumer advisory group to share their experiences with genetic testing. This consumer shares his daughter's experiences with PKU.
Submitted by rkoren on April 9, 2014 - 11:24am
The states’ newborn screening programs are vital to the health of our country’s children. Learn more about how the Minnesota Department of Public Health keeps this important system running smoothly.
Submitted by rkoren on April 1, 2014 - 3:33pm
Cultural differences mean more than celebrating different holidays or having different family recipes, they could mean a difference in genetic predispositions.
Submitted by rkoren on March 25, 2014 - 1:19pm
You share a lot with your family, including what can make you sick. Cascade genetic screening can help catch certain hereditary conditions in their tracks by allowing to early and preventive care.
Submitted by rkoren on March 20, 2014 - 11:52am
If your pediatrician has suggested that your child see a genetic counselor, there are a number of things you can do to prepare for the appointment. This list can also apply for adults who are seeking genetic counseling themselves.
Submitted by rkoren on March 14, 2014 - 4:12pm
A genetic counselor can help with genetic testing, interpreting the results, and helping you to plan your next steps, no matter the results of a test. Read on to learn morn more about visiting a genetic counselor.
Submitted by rkoren on March 3, 2014 - 1:32pm
Developmental screenings compare your child to norms for children of the same age. These screenings are non-invasive and can help parents and pediatricians identify any developmental delays a child may be having.