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Genetic Disorders and Birth Defects

Find out everything you need to know about Genetic Disorders including symptoms, treatment, causes, management and more.

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How to Keep Your Stem Cells Young
Find out everything you need to know about Genetic Disorders including symptoms, treatment, causes, management and more.Stem cells are the highly versatile spare tires of your body. Once called on, they can replace a ...

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How Porphyria Can Impact Sleep (And What to Do About It)
Find out everything you need to know about Genetic Disorders including symptoms, treatment, causes, management and more.Porphyria refers to a group of rare metabolic disorders...

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The Power of Epigenetic Changes to Remake Future Generations
Find out everything you need to know about Genetic Disorders including symptoms, treatment, causes, management and more.Thanks, Drs. Watson and Crick! (They discovered the DNA molecule is a three-dimensional doub...

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5 Resources for NF Patients and Parents
Find out everything you need to know about Genetic Disorders including symptoms, treatment, causes, management and more.Neurofibromatosis (NF) is a rare genetic disorder that affects people of all ages. For some, sign...

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How Reliable Is Mail-In Genetic Testing?
Find out everything you need to know about Genetic Disorders including symptoms, treatment, causes, management and more.The Perfect 46 is a movie in which people are routinely tested to find an ideal genetic ...

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Stemming the Tide of Stem Cell Scams
Find out everything you need to know about Genetic Disorders including symptoms, treatment, causes, management and more.In April 2019, the Federal Trade Commission returned almost $515,000 to consumers who bought dece...

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How Stress Affects Hereditary Angioedema
Find out everything you need to know about Genetic Disorders including symptoms, treatment, causes, management and more.Also called HAE, hereditary angioedema is a ...

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Choosing a College or University When You Have SMA
Find out everything you need to know about Genetic Disorders including symptoms, treatment, causes, management and more.Decisions about education are challenging for everyone. But when you or a loved one is living wit...

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What You Need to Know About Hereditary Angioedema
Find out everything you need to know about Genetic Disorders including symptoms, treatment, causes, management and more.Hereditary angioedema, abbreviated as HAE, is a disorder where people experience recurring episod...

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What is the Treatment for Spinal Muscular Atrophy?
Find out everything you need to know about Genetic Disorders including symptoms, treatment, causes, management and more.Spinal muscular atrophy (SMA) is the name given to a collection of rare genetic disorders that af...
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