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Test Results Are In!

We found out that the baby appears to be healthy and in normal ranges for any genetic disorders, which is good news!  I was negative for all the new things they tested me for, so no additional testing needed for Steve.  206 more words

First Doctor's Appointment

Because of the trip to Paris, I didn’t get around to calling the baby doctor until we got back, so our first appointment was April 5th.  340 more words


Seventeen days. I’ve been waiting seventeen days. I’ve been waiting for test results. A genetic test. A test to tell me if I carry a breast cancer gene mutation. 518 more words


My DNA Test Story (I)

On May 14, 2013, one of my favorite movie stars, Angelina Jolie published an article in the New York Times titled “My Medical Choice.” In the article, she announced her decision: to do a breast removal surgery.  1,407 more words


Genetic Tasting

The arborio rice just wouldn’t soften up for me with my risotto.  Then there’s my pasta that got all bundled and stuck-together as I rolled it through the pasta roller.  246 more words


XCODE LIFE launches unique genetic test

Xcode, an innovative personal genomics company based out of Chennai, has announced the worldwide launch of  the first of its kind ‘South Asian Ancestry Genetic Test’ that will  trace one’s ancestry in the global and South Asian sub-population level.  319 more words


I am not who I thought

Indigenous Peoples Day seems as good a day as any for this particular post.

Ask me who are you? Where does your family come from? 527 more words

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