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If You Could Learn Every Disease Your Child Could Possibly Develop in Life, Would You?

Adding genomic sequencing results to traditional newborn screening means a baby could potentially test positive for numerous conditions that might not develop within their lifetime. A UNC School of Medicine study proposed a method for how to responsibly determine which types of conditions to include in testing and potentially return to parents. CHAPEL HILL, NC… Read More »

How Rory, 4, escaped a life on dialysis thanks to a transplant from his own father 

Thanks daddy, you’re a lifesaver! How Rory, four, escaped a life on dialysis thanks to a transplant from his own father Stuart Blair, 40, stepped forward to donate his own kidney to save his son Rory Rory, four, is enjoying life at home in Buxton, Derbyshire with his relieved family NHS figures show 6,097 people… Read More »