Medical Genetics Stories
Dr. Horsager explains interesting new studies into why older women are at higher risk for giving birth to a child with Down syndrome.
Women who are pregnant have the option of having a test performed to assess the likelihood their baby has Down syndrome. Some struggle with whether to have the test.
Doctors can use special testing to screen for and detect Down syndrome in a baby before he or she is born. Dr. Robyn Horsager explains the research that led to this advancement.