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New Genetic Test For Severe Diseases
January 14, 2011
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If you're thinking of having children, this might interest you. Researchers say they've developed a new genetic test that would allow couples to be screened for potentially serious diseases, to avoid passing them on to their children.

Basically, the test screens both potential parents before the woman gets pregnant for more than 400 different childhood disease genes. Then, doctors say they're able to assess a sort of "risk percentage" for you.

More on the story here.

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