Family Genetics Resources

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June 28, 2005 at 3:13 pm  •  Posted in Family Genetics, Resources by  •  0 Comments

KidsHealth for Parents, Genetic Counseling
KidsHealth is the largest and most visited site on the Web providing doctor-approved health information about children from before birth through adolescence. Created by The Nemours Foundation’s Center for Children’s Health Media, the award-winning KidsHealth provides families with accurate, up-to-date, and jargon-free health information they can use.
http://kidshealth.org/parent/pregnancy_newborn/medical_problems/genetic_counseling.html

National Society of Genetic Counselors
The mission of the National Society of Genetic Counselors is to promote the genetic counseling profession as a recognized and integral part of health care delivery, education, research and public policy.
www.nsgc.org

Partnership for Parents
The Partnership for Parents is a Web-based support network for parents of children with serious illnesses.   The organization’s Web site is designed to be a haven where parents can feel the solace of kindred spirits while finding the information they need to cope with their situation and navigate their difficult journey.
www.partnershipforparents.org

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