Amish & Mennonite Genetic-Based Illness

Klotter, Jule
November 2006
Townsend Letter;Nov2006, Issue 280, p33
The article focuses on a study by pediatrician D. Holmes Morton, which investigates genetic-based diseases found among Amish and Mennonites. The author provides information on some genetic conditions and disorders that affects children such as Glutaric adiduria and Maple Syrup Urine Disease. The said research enlightens the people on many illnesses that disable and even kill their children, and also discusses protocols for preventing severe damage.


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