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Would You Want Your Baby Tested For This Disease?
 

Would You Want Your Baby Tested For This Disease?

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Experts question whether it's worthwhile to screen newborn babies for a rare disease, Krabbe, which has a treatment but no cure.
 
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28 Mar 2017 - General
 
This is a very terrible disease! Reading the article had me very sympathetic with the families of those babies affected. And the big dilemma here is that, screening still doesn't yield a big benefit, as the disease has no treatment. It's like being in a losing situation where either way, there is no treatment. I think what has to be done here is to refine the genetic screening methods for this disease, along with further funding for research on valid cures for the condition. I'm hopi...
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