Combined Disability and Genetic Variation

Many disabilities have a combined genetic variation. All humans have  DNA; these are molecules inside cells that contain lots of information that help us to grow, develop, and function. When someone has a genetic variation, it means that something is a bit different in their DNA. Depending on which part of your DNA is affected, you may have a genetic variation that results in disability. This section contains information on a few such disabilities. If your particular disability or genetic disorder is not listed below, here are a few charities that can guide you toward relevant information:

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