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mutations is the formation of plaques. 2. Once Suzanne and David decided to get the genetic test they had to prepare themselves for the possibility of the test coming back positive. There were many
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Kentzel 2 factors they had to consider such as issues with health insurance coverage and costs, discrimination in the workplace, and relationships changing between themselves and their loved ones. Suzanne being a genetic counselor had the knowledge of what her possible outcomes and risks are, so she was better prepared than the average patient. They knew to increase Suzanne’s life insurance plan as well as purchasing a long-term case policy. They also tried to mentally prepare themselves by making promises to each other and using their religion as a system of support. 3. Now that Suzanne is aware that she has the APP gene mutation, she is also aware that if her and her husband were to have kids, each of them have a 50% chance of inheriting the same mutation. Ultimately, it is the couple’s decision to decide to have children under these circumstances. Many questions arise when a situation occurs, especially because it’s not only questionable concerning the children’s genetic inheritance, but how the possible childs life would be with a dying mother and then no mother at all. Her sisters’ symptoms started occurring at a very early
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