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Beautifully told story with nuggets of wisdom to hold on to.

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This story about a mom finding out her newborn daughter has Down syndrome will touch your heart. (via The Moth)

Quite the turn-around from the FDA.

The FDA approved the first home DNA tests that let people find out if they have a genetic risk for certain diseases.
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Good morning MAGC! Thank you all for following this page. We encourage anyone to share articles, stories, things happening at your clinic/site, events, questions for fellow GCs, job postings, or anything else. This can be another forum of connecting with GCs across the state and keeping more of us in the loop about important things going on! Go out and make it a great day

Anyone else packing up to head to ACMG this week?? I am excited for many of the talks and the above-average temps don't sound so bad either!

I know we have all seen a lot going around regarding this bill. Has anyone contacted or wrote their Representative and/or Senator? I know few of the same Reps as when GINA was voted on may still be in office, but here is the link to the original House vote on GINA. You can remind them that they think this is important and they voted for these protections! http://clerk.house.gov/evs/2007/roll261.xml

A bill that passed its first hurdle yesterday in Congress threatens to take away genetic privacy protections put in place with the Genetic Information Nondiscrimination Act (GINA) of 2008. H.R.1313, the “Preserving Employee Wellness Programs Act,” might instead be called the “telling on relatives” r...
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