Know and understand key Websites on genetics and genetic disorders
This section on genetics reviews the terminology used in genetics from birth defects to how drugs and genes interact. The common myth that all birth defects are hereditary is refuted and you will be presented with statistics on the numbers and percentage of birth defects. The section ends with a series of Websites where you can obtain additional information.
All birth defects are hereditary.
With the current knowledge of genetics increasing by leaps and bounds on a daily basis, the Web really IS the best place to start when looking for information.