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3 Ways Down's Syndrome can Affect a Child

3 Ways Down’s Syndrome can Affect a Child

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Down syndrome is a genetic disorder based on an abnormal cellular division, leading to extra genetic material from chromosome 21 resulting in 47 chromosomes instead of normal 46. This one extra set of a chromosome...

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5 Most Common Genetic Disorders That You Can Have

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Genetic disorders are when an illness from one generation passes to the next generation. Sometimes, these disorders skip one generation, but still prevails in the genome (genetic structure of a person). Genetic disorders can also...