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And Bob’s your uncle: A guide to defining kinfolk

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The following is an excerpt. When genetic counselors attend family reunions, their unofficial job becomes Namer-of-Relationships. “Keith, you and I are ...

Genetic counseling and the customer service model of healthcare

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The following is an edited excerpt. Genetic counselors wake up every morning and go to work because we are driven ...

Testing everyone for everything: The problems with genetic screening

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The following is an edited excerpt. New techniques of DNA sequencing make it possible to test a single sample to determine carrier ...
Unbalanced scales SQUARE e

Genetic disease: The pitfalls of our risk perception

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Statistics about genetic risk pass through patients’ psychological, cultural, social, and educational filters and out of the other side comes ...