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Genetic testing at home or from the doctor’s office – same difference?

  • Stephany Tandy-Connor, MS, CGC
  • March 28, 2018

  There has been a lot of talk about Direct-To-Consumer (DTC) genetic testing and the caveats that come along with that type of testing, but what does it all really mean? What is the actual difference between a DTC genetic test and a genetic test ordered by a medical professional through a clinical laboratory? There are several things that make …

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A Mother's Letter to Her Daughter After Waiting 16 Years for a Diagnosis

  • Marla Rosenblum
  • March 21, 2018

Unedited. Untouched. Raw Emotion. Raw Love. Dear Aubree Bella, My Rare Girl: Ahhh sweet 16. And what a journey. You entered this world so very sick. Beating the odds and surviving. Looking into your eyes as I held you for the first time in the NICU, there was something about your eyes. My “mommy heart” knew they held the answers. I …

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