Genetic Disorders

There are many genetic disorders out there. Read about what a genetic disorder is along with the people who have them.

15 Famous People You Didn’t Realize Overcame a Disability

Differently abled is the right term for a person overcoming a disability: These celebrities are proof of that.

I Had My DNA Tested—and It Changed Everything

As a health editor, I thought I understood how to take care of myself. Then I got my DNA test...

It Took Doctors 20 Years to Diagnose These 2 Sisters

At long last, a chief of genetics was able to identify the cause of their unique symptoms.

How These Twin Babies Were Born with Different Skin Colors

Scientific proof that love is colorblind.

This Woman Is One of Just 10 People in the World with Her Genetic Condition

After 24 years—and ten brain surgeries—she finally got a diagnosis.

Teen’s Sickle Cell Disease ‘Reversed’ with Groundbreaking Therapy

A new drug provides hope for the approximately 90,000 Americans with sickle cell disease.

The Case of the Bone Marrow Buyer

Should a desperate mother be allowed to entice donors with cash? You be the judge.