Checkup Newsroom (Genetic)

2018
December
27,
2018
| 04:43 PM America/Chicago
Most of us know someone who has had cancer. That’s because we are all at risk for developing the disease. Usually it’s by chance. But in some cases, cancer develops because of our genetics and that means some of us are predisposed to developing diffe...
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2015
December
23,
2015
| 08:12 PM America/Chicago
Jana Dodd writes a blog for us about her daughter's time at Cook Children's and her struggle with Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome. ...
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November
13,
2015
| 08:59 PM America/Chicago
A new survey shows a significant increase in the number of children, ages 3 to 17, diagnosed with autism in the United States. But the research may simply be a matter of parents being more mindful of autism than they were previously. “What is t...
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