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This Test Could Save Your Life

Wouldn’t it be great if there were some sort of test you could take to predict which medications are likely to work best for you and which could hurt...

Can You Trust Genetic Tests for Meds?

Last week, the FDA approved yet another direct-to-consumer pharmacogenetic test. This one will help determine how your body metabolizes medications based on genetic variants. Do you need it? The...

IVF and ICSI Babies at Higher Risk of Heart Defects

Babies conceived via vitro fertilization (IVF) or intracytoplasmic sperm injection (ICSI) are at a higher risk of experiencing congenital heart defects compared to those conceived spontaneously, according to a...