Are Designer Babies Possible? 

Choosing the genetic traits of your baby is not a viable science at the moment, and the possibility raises many ethical questions. Here's what you should know.

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Should You Get a Gene Test? 

Should you have a gene test? A good reason for a gene test is believing it could help you make an important decision or target your efforts to protect your health.

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Personalized Medicine for Autism 

Targeted treatments bring hope to people on the autism spectrum and their families. Here's what you should know about genetic research for autism.


The High Cost of Targeted Medicine 

New drugs are pricey. But you may be able to get discounts and coverage for your prescriptions. Here's what you should know about the cost of targeted medicine.