Tag: genetics

Collecting your family health history

Collecting your family health history

Thanksgiving is a time when many families get together, celebrate and give thanks. It’s  also a great time to talk about your family’s health history. ...
It’s Prematurity Awareness Month – Come chat with us!

It’s Prematurity Awareness Month – Come chat with us!

November is Prematurity Awareness Month, and World Prematurity Day is on November 17. Come and chat with us on Twitter. Raise your voice and join us ...
Pass the turkey, gravy, and the family health history form

Pass the turkey, gravy, and the family health history form

Thanksgiving, or any other family gathering, is a great time to share good times, delicious food, and family memories. It is also a great time to lear ...
If my first baby has a congenital heart defect, what are the chances my second baby will have one, too?

If my first baby has a congenital heart defect, what are the chances my second baby will have one, too?

This is a question we received from a mom who is pregnant with her second baby. Congenital heart defects (CHDs) are the most common types of birth def ...