Genetic Screening News
Nurses and Kid Patients' Halloween Costumes Bring Fun to Medicine
Patients at Children's Healthcare of Atlanta teamed up with their favorite staffers for extra-special Halloween costumes. "Mekhi Elizondo is an 11-year-old-boy from Poulan, Georgia. He was diagnosed with Joubert syndrome; a rare genetic disorder that affects brain development, at Children’s when he
Isaiah Austin, diagnosed with Marfan syndrome, says he can return
Isaiah Austin, the former Baylor basketball star who was diagnosed with Marfan syndrome during his 2014 NBA draft combine workout, has been cleared by doctors to return to playing basketball, he said. "Ever since the draft, I've been getting checked by my doctor, and through those checkups, we've
Can This Startup Stop the Biological Clock?
Prelude Fertility's ambitious plan aims to change how women approach having a family and career.
Disability Rights Activist Darius Weems Loses Battle with Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy
Darius Weems, the inspiring rapper and dynamic disability rights advocate who suffered from Duchene muscular dystrophy , died Sunday afternoon of DMD-related complications, according to a statement put out by his organization. He was 27. Weems is credited with raising awareness of DMD, a rare
Elizabeth Vargas Talks Divorce, Recovery From Alcoholism
The ABC News anchor stopped by "The View" to discuss her struggles with alcoholism.
Siberian Husky Born Without Paws Gets Second Chance Thanks to Wheelchair
Maya, a 3-year-old Siberian husky, was born without paws thanks to a genetic disorder.
Scientists Announce 1st Baby Born With 3 People's DNA
To be index and a medical breakthrough tonight new site has magazine revealing the world's first baby born with combined DNA. From three people the families from Jordan the baby delivered by American doctors in Mexico. The DNA coming from both parents but one piece of the mother's DNA. Was swapped
Love/Hate for Week 1: The other side of the 'Fantasy Life'
I don't know, man. I honestly don't know. When you give advice for a living, as I do, that's what we call "a less than ideal answer." You're always supposed to know. Sometimes you're right, sometimes you're wrong, but you're not supposed to say "I don't know." This is the start of my 17th year of
Make-A-Wish Foundation Fulfills Little Boy's Dream to Be a Garbage Man
6-year-old Ethan Dean, who has been battling cystic fibrosis since he was born, was able to experience life as a garbage collector.