Why I Decided to Do Genetic Screening Before Trying to Get Pregnant
I'll admit I was nervous to spit into a DNA kit's vial to see if I'm a genetic carrier for any conditions. But I knew it was a necessary step before having kids with my husband.Read More
Do At-Home DNA Kits Actually Benefit Your Baby's Health?
Genetic testing of newborns is on the rise, but it's not without controversy. Here's what parents need to know before they order a test.Read More
Baby Abandoned at Airport 33 Years Ago Finds His Birth Parents, Only to Learn His Mother Died
"I have found my birth father and siblings on both sides, who were all unaware of my existence," Steven Hydes (aka "Gary Gatwick") wrote on Facebook.Read More
Preimplantation Genetic Diagnosis: Should You Get PGD?
With preimplantation genetic diagnosis, parents can screen embryos for genetic abnormalities before undergoing IVF. Here’s everything you need to know about PGD.Read More
This 10-Year-Old Boy Needs Three Organ Transplants—and You Can Help
Noah was diagnosed with cystic fibrosis at five months old. Now, at age 10, he needs a new liver and lungs. His family have reached out to the public for help.Read More