As touched on in a previous post, “The price of scientific advancement in genetic testing“, there are some that see this as a benefit that far outweighs the consequences. Then there are those Continue reading
The article, Prenatal genetic test offers more information, raises questions, by Deborah Shelton, Chicago Tribune, outlines a new dilemma in an area that could potentially save countless lives…How much is too much information? Continue reading
I came across this article, Newborn Blood Spot Litigation: 70 Days to Destroy 5+ Million Samples, by Adam Doerr. Continue reading
This article, The importance of newborn screening, by Coleen A. Boyle, PhD, MS, that I found on News Moms Need, gives some great information on some reasons why this is an important step. What are your thoughts?
I found this article, The Unusual Suspects: Genetic Metabolic Disorders in the Newborn, from Medscape Nurses, which I think gives some really good information on this topic. FYI, my daughter’s disorder is listed here as well, Methylmalonic Aciduria. Let me know what you think.
No, not me. This is about the Blog. And dressed up is a bit of an exaggeration. I have never blogged in my life. I barely Facebook (I can’t believe that is probably going to be classified as a verb). Continue reading