From: Greater Omaha Committee for Jewish Genetic Testing
Contact: Joanie Jacobson 812 North 66 Street, Omaha, Nebraska 68132
Jewish Genetic Testing Returns to Omaha in May - Free of Charge!
[Registration required. See the link below for more information]
By Joanie Jacobson
FACT: Jewish genetic diseases are devastating, debilitating and fatal.
FACT: Children rarely live to become adults.
FACT: One out of five adults are carriers of at least one Jewish genetic disease.
FACT: If both parents carry the same gene, the child has a 1 out of 4 chance
of being born with a Jewish genetic disease, and a 2 out of 4 chance of being
a “carrier.”FACT: Jewish genetic diseases can be prevented through Jewish genetic testing.