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Newborn Screening – An Urgent Need For Awareness

Let us understand what newborn screening is and why there is an urgent need to implement a country-wide screening in India.

Answers to your questions on Spinal Muscular Atrophy – Let’s spread...

Learn more about spinal muscular atrophy, the causes, diagnosis, and treatment. Find out how genetic counselling can help.

Understanding Fragile X

There are many stigmas associated with Fragile X syndrome. Let us stop blaming the moms and choose genetic counseling.

Eclipse, Karma, And Black Magic? Busting Cleft & Craniofacial Myths

Children born with craniofacial anomalies – a cleft lip or palate or change in shape of the head - are often stigmatized. Early intervention can help them live healthy lives.

Autism Spectrum Disorder

Autism or Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), as the term explains, is a condition with a spectrum of characteristics involving behavior, communication and...

Air, Food, and Health: Cystic Fibrosis Awareness Month

We may be in the middle of a pandemic, but May is Cystic Fibrosis awareness month and it is important to wave...

International Day of Persons with Disabilities

By Pooja Ramchandran December 3rd is celebrated as the International Day of Persons with Disabilities (IDPD).


Read this blog article by our expert to learn more about hereditary hemochromatosis.

Fear Mongering In The Times Of Corona

Pooja Ramchandran, India's pioneering genetic counselor, shares her thoughts on fear mongering and coronavirus.

Genomics and Genetic Testing Overview: A Comprehensive List of Genomic Tests

Genetic tests analyse the DNA. Genetic tests can not only confirm or rule out diagnosis of disease, but also determine the chances of being affected by a disease later in life or passing on the abnormal genes to the progeny.