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Pros, Cons of Newborn Genetic Screening

URL: http://www.jewishjournal.com/health/article/pros_cons_of_newborn_genetic_screening_20110503

In nearly all states, screening newborn babies for genetic diseases is mandatory. The tests allow parents to intervene early if their child has one of nearly 30 chronic illnesses, and, sometimes, the interventions can be life saving.

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