Birth related · Pregnancy Related

Newborn baby screening, genetic screening in baby who says so?

new baby royal babiesWhats the law and whats not  as recent new guidelines come into force for newborn genetic screening.

In USA and other states When you are pregnant and you are the patient sometimes you go into patient mode and think you always have to obey what the state says is best for your baby.As parents you can decide whats best .

In some states 30 disorders for newborn screenings are often covered in the delivery and hospital charges. Parents do not have to agree to genetic screening.parents can opt out.The new guidelines suggest the states that have newborn screening should provide these services but Any further testing should be left up to the parents. Parents may have to pay for further testing.

for more information see the recent article just below

http://www.kvue.com/news/health/kids-doctor/192514101.html

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