What you should know before booking a genetic screening package?
Genes are like the story, and DNA is the language that the story is written in. - Sam Kean Genetics play a huge part on who we are. Our genes which are passed down from our parents are responsible for more than mere shaping our physical characteristics. They can give us insight into the kind of diseases we could be exposed to. It is possible now that your genes can help guide your treatment plan. Genetic testing is a type of medical test that can give information about changes in the chromosomes, genes, or proteins. Why do you need to get Gene testing done? • Test results may help to confirm or rule out a suspected genetic condition • It can tell if you have an increased risk of developing a condition later in life and allow you to be able to go for more regular check-ups • Accurate diagnosis can help in the appropriate treatment • It may help determine a person’s chance of developing or passing on a genetic disorder • A positive result can lead to prevention and many treatment options, as well as informed monitoring • It can provide a sense of relief from uncertainty and help people make decisions about managing their health care • Some test results can also help people make decisions about having children • Newborn screening can identify genetic disorders early in life so treatment can be started as early as possible 1mglabs offers packages for Genetic testing. We provide comprehensive compilation of genetic tests for you and your family. Genetic testing can guide the clinician in choosing the most suitable therapy and support for the patient