Genetic Counseling Directory
Genetic counseling is a process of determining the risk for certain conditions and educating you on the risk or diagnosis. You may discuss issues like pregnancy, disease complications, help with caring for someone with a disease, and more. Follow the links below to find WebMD's comprehensive coverage about how genetic counseling works, what to expect, and much more.
What Is Genetic Counseling?
Concerned you might inherit a genetic condition or pass one along to your baby? Genetic counseling can help you deal with your worries by learning more about your genetic makeup.
Pompe Disease: Learn the Details About This Rare Disorder
Details about this rare inherited disorder.
Spinal Muscular Atrophy
The causes, symptoms, and treatment of spinal muscular atrophy, an inherited disease that affects a child's ability to move muscles.
The causes, symptoms, and treatment of Fabry disease, an inherited condition that brings on a variety of symptoms, including pain in the hands and feet.