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New blood test to detect DS and other genetic problems at 7wks

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MannyMoeAndJack Wed 24-Sep-08 18:45:58 gner-babies-fear.html

At this rate, it'll be a hpg followed by a home blood test to check the genetics of the baby....followed by a home abortion pill.

In 10yrs time maybe?

jimjamshaslefttheyurt Wed 24-Sep-08 19:12:40

Oh a friend at work (mum of a young adult with DS) mentioned this. She said that she expects the 'counseling' to consist of 'your baby's got down's' hmm

I think you're quite possibly right Manny. And there'll be condition after condition added as genetic tests are developed. Gosh life will be boring.

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