down's syndrome

The Relationship Between Down Syndrome and Serious Medical Conditions


Genetics and our understanding of genetic disorders have progressed leaps and bounds in the past several decades. Doctors now understand more about how chromosomal disorders develop at conception, and noninvasive prenatal testing has given us the ability to detect the potential of a fetus developing these conditions earlier than ever. Along with our understanding of …

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Health issues that all women should be aware of


  Since the sexual revolution, women’s issues have dominated politics and society. After moving past topics like liberation from employment constraints and antiquated sexual mores, the conversations have shifted focus. In the last few decades, major health concerns for women related to reproductive health, mental health and lifestyle choices have been important topics of discussion …

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