New technology in genetic testing of baby
Category : World News
Being parent of someone is a feeling that is completely out of this world. Particularly, when you have recently married and it is your first ever child, the excitement level is high like Everest. There are a lot of things that, as a parent of a child, people overlook. One of it is the DNA testing of the baby. With the time passing by, things are on the road of advancement. Now we have a lot of gadgets and equipment that makes our life easier than it was for the people before us. However, with all this, we have some new health issues, viruses and diseases as well. Therefore, it is recommended to have the genetic baby test which is also known as the DNA test.
Why do you need to have it?
Now, after reading the first paragraph, a lot of people will argue that why they need to have it? Why they should go for the DNA test of their kids? Well, it is only a natural question that can pop up in anyone’s mind. Most of you people only know the DNA test as to confirm the ancestors of the kids. However, the DNA test can tell you a lot more than that.
The DNA test let you know about the areas where your child is strong and where your child is weak. We all know that the development of a children is done in the early stages of his or her life. Therefore, once you know about the problems, you can train your lad and do what is necessary for them to avoid a lot of potential problems that may occur in future. On the basis of genotype, you will become aware of how to properly take care of your kid.
Things you will get to know about
Then it comes to what you get to know about rather than the traditional genes stuff? Well, here I provide a list of certain important things that you will get to know after this test:
- Immunity: The immune system of a baby helps him or her in fighting against the diseases. There are white blood cells that fight against various types of health issues. The immune system depends on a number of things. It is not necessary that if your immune system is resistant to flu, it will resist fever as well. You get to know what sort of immunity your baby possesses and whether he is suffering from any type of infection or not.
- Food intolerances: At start, there are certain babies that does not find some foods suitable. So, by this test, you will become aware of which food you can give to your lad and what he will not be bearing.
- Allergies: There are a number of different types of allergies around us. You may know some people around you that are allergic to pollens, animal furs and certain similar things. By the genetic baby test, you get information about the risk of allergies to your babies and what are certain potential problems that he may catch in future.