This book provides Jewish families with an up-to-date overview of human genetics, its impact on health, and Jewish legal issues. The focus is on genetic diseases most common in those of Jewish descent, including preventative strategies and support of families affected. It is written in a fashipn that is understandable by all readers. The book brings much needed order and compassion to the field of Jewish genetics. Dr. Zimmerman received her M.D. from Albert Einstein College of Medicine, and is an expert in Jewish law.
|Author||Dr. Deena Zimmerman|
|Dimensions||6" x 8.9"|