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Tips and Tricks for Managing Your Own Health

Hi, Mia here! Just after I got pregnant with my first child, my husband and I decided to spend a few months abroad. While it was a great experience, I made the mistake of not learning the language before I left. Getting antenatal care was difficult when I couldn't communicate with the doctors, so I had to start learning things for myself. I enjoyed it so much, I decided to continue even when I got back home to Australia. This blog is filled with everything I've discovered over the years about managing your own health (and your family's health!) with and without medical intervention.

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What to Expect During Genetic Screening?

21 May 2019
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Genetic screening is a kind of medical test used to identify changes in genes, proteins or chromosomes. The changes noted are used to confirm or identify your genetic condition or help in determining your chances of developing or passing on any genetic disorder. There are over 1,000 genetic tests that are being used and more are still being developed. Note some important aspects of genetic screening. Personalised Medicine Personalised medicine is the use of genetic screening to create tailored medical treatments that are appropriate for the biology of each patient. Read More …