Does It Run in the Family?

QualityTool

Does It Run in the Family?

Description

This tool can help consumers collect their family health history information and share it with relatives and health care providers. It creates personalized booklets that individuals, families, and communities can use to learn more about family health history, increase their communication about health, and become healthier people. The booklets have many parts that can be customized: personal stories about health, pictures of familiar faces, questions to ask relatives, disease information, local resources, quotes, and more.

Free registration is required to access this tool.

Developer:

Genetic Alliance, Inc.

Funding Sources:

Genetic Alliance, Inc.

History

Release Date: 2011
Original Summary: May 2012
Last Updated: 02/27/13

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