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Should life insurance firms have access to your genetic test results?

So, you’re thinking you might like to check out one of those inexpensive new tests that would give you some insight into, say, the health implications of your ethnic heritage. 654 more words

Genetics and Apraxia

At the beginning of this year, Jake had a series of tests done at our integrative MD’s office. He also took the genetic test 23andMe… 731 more words


How to Cope With a Positive Genetic Test Result

There are precious few tests in medicine, save pregnancy perhaps, where a positive test result is good news. Particularly in the realm of genetics, testing positive for a mutation is often devastating, portending gloomy days of sickness ahead. 1,226 more words

50 whys to look for genes: 2. Identify presence of risk factors

If presence of a section of DNA (SNP) increases the odds of a disease, then look for that section in people and provide them that information. 116 more words