My mom comes from a big Italian family and she had lots of cousins around growing up, but she and my dad moved to Texas after they got married and over the years she has lost touch with many of them. Dad died suddenly a few years ago
Four years ago this seemed like a typical teenager problem that would go away, and now we are beginning to fear it will ruin his whole life. We want to try changing his medication but last time we did that it was a disaster, and he ended up in the hospital for a week. A friend showed me an advertis
Editor’s note: The “Dear Jeanie” blog series uses fictional patient questions written by an NSGC expert based on her experiences as a genetic counselor. This series in no way represents a real patient or single genetic counseling session.