Category: Cost

Making a life plan based on your DNA

Ten years ago, geneticists would look only at one or two genes and test for individual diseases. Now, with Next Generation Sequencing, a more rapid, cost-effective approach to genome sequencing, experts can obtain data on thousands of genes with a single test. By Barbara Sadick, Chicago Tribune JUNE […]

Concierge Medicine: Is It Worth It?

By Erin Havel, Huffington Post MARCH 25, 2015 – Growing up, my entire family went to one local family physician. That doctor gave my mom medical care when she was pregnant, delivered me when I was born, gave school shots, wrote prescriptions for any virus that came up, […]