Spotlight on Screening Through the Life Course
Learn more about newborn screening, pediatric screening, and cascade screening.
Spotlight on Screening
Have a Question? Ask the Experts!
This month our experts want to talk to you about screening through the life course!
Have a Question? Ask the Experts!
How do my genes affect my health?
Your health depends on a combination of your genes, choices, and environment.
How do my genes affect my health?
What is my risk for disease?
Genetic counselors can help you understand your risk for disease and make decisions about genetic testing.
What is my risk for disease?
I’ve been diagnosed. Now what?
There are many people that can help you plan for the future.
I’ve been diagnosed. Now what?

Make Time for Family Health History!

Your family health history plays an important role in your health. Request FREE copies of our family health history toolkit to share with your family, friends, and colleagues. Take this important step for health in 2014. 

My grandmother died of a heart attack when she was 39 years old. Even though my mom is careful about healthcare for our family, she did not know that she had inherited a very serious heart condition.

Your Genes, Your Health

Your genes can be important to your health, but they are not the only factor.

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Disease InfoSearch has information on support groups, diagnosis and treatment, clinical trials, and more.