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Congrats on the new baby. Would you like a DNA screening test?

However, before routine genetic screening of infants even approaches reality, many questions need answers, including whether genetic sequencing can accurately identify babies who will develop a disease, according to Dr. Joseph A. Bocchini Jr., chairman of the Advisory Committee on Heritable Disorders in Newborns and Children. The committee evaluates scientific evidence and makes recommendations to… Read More »

This Simple Fitness Test Can Help Predict If You’ll Die Early

Having good aerobic capacity is essential for athletes, enabling them to go harder and longer during their workouts. But there’s another reason being aerobically fit is important: It may even decrease your risk of death from heart disease, cancer, and other illnesses, according to researchers out of Spain. Advertisement – Continue Reading Below In the… Read More »