Tag: Childbirth


Preimplantation Genetic Diagnosis in Sickle Cell Disease.

Couples in relationships where both are carriers for a genetic illness find themselves in a particularly challenging situation.

Preimplantation Genetic Diagnosis (PGD or PIGD) is a procedure to assist parents at risk of passing a genetic condition to their children


Explaining Medical Reasons for a C-Section

C-section or caesarean delivery is an alternative method for vaginal delivery of a baby. In a C-section or CS, doctors make a surgical cut into both the walls of the woman’s abdomen and then the uterus in order to extract the baby.