Gina was just fourteen years old and when she died. She had such a positive and upbeat attitude, despite facing major health issues caused by Familial Dysautonomia, a Jewish genetic disease.
“To be honest, I wasn’t even sure if Fragile X Syndrome was considered a rare disease.”
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Use fear to your advantage.
As a genetic counselor, it’s very common to get confused looks from people when I try to describe to them what I do for a living.
Are you Ashkenazi, Sephardic, Mizrahim, or one of the many other modern Jewish ethnicities?
Ashkenazi Jews are 10 times more likely to have BRCA mutations.