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Screening & Diagnostic Testing during Pregnancy…Do I need them & what are they?

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(with Christie Maier, board certified genetic counselor) You’re about done with your prenatal visit…then this question… “Ok, do you want screening & diagnostic testing done?”….crickets. Don’t know about you, but most of us stop. in. our. tracks. when we hear those words. Of course we want to know if something is wrong. Would it change […]

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You’ve Just Been Told Your Beautiful Baby Has Down Syndrome. Where Do You Go From Here?

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(With Kara Shall, mama of 3) ¬†Kara candidly shares her (and her family’s) journey with Down syndrome. She explains how they found out their son had an extra chromosome, how they responded (her answer will surprise you) & what the daily ins and outs are like. Kara’s outlook & approach to life are absolutely inspiring.¬†Even […]

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