Women who are concerned that they may be carrying a child with Down's Syndrome currently have to undergo a risky, invasive procedure that results in miscarriage 1% of the time. Scientists now say that a new blood test, which could be available in about two years, will eliminate the risk of miscarriage while still delivering reliable results.
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Hm. I'm in Canada, and was offered the option of amniocentesis or a blood test; the latter was said to be 90% accurate, so that's what I chose. Is this not available in the States?