Genetic Medicine

Genetic Medicine

Surprising Danger of DNA Tests

Just knowing you have a genetic health risk can physically affect your body. Read this before getting that DNA test you’re considering

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Your Home DNA Test Results Are In—Now What?

You can try to interpret your DNA report yourself—but it’s smarter and safer to get the help of a genetic counselor. Here’s why.

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23andThem. How DNA Test Kits Are Selling Your Data.

Imagine a world where your biology can be used as a weapon against you… Where an employer can refuse to…

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Use Genetic Testing To Get The Right Medication, Cancer Treatment And More

Modern medicine is more often than not formulaic. Everyone with a certain health problem—for example, heart disease or depression—gets basically…

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Is Genetic Testing Right for You?

You could uncover a condition that hasn’t yet caused any symptoms… Genetic testing can save lives by alerting individuals to…

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Are You Taking the Wrong Drug?

Breakthrough genetic testing maximizes effectiveness… When your doctor writes you a prescription, you may assume that it’s just a matter…

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Program Your Genes to Fight Genetic Disease Risks

Your body is a war zone, especially in this day and age, with your immune system battling the effects of…

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Genetic Testing Helps Pinpoint the Best Drugs and Treatments

If you've ever left your doctor's office feeling more like a number than a person, that's no surprise. Much of…

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Personalized Genetic Medicine

How to Use Genomics, Genetics and "Personalized Medicine" for Your Health Life was simpler back in the day when you…

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Buyer Beware of At-Home Genetic Testing

Do-It-Yourself Genetic Tests Can Do More Harm Than Good The science of unraveling the human genome has been on fast-forward…

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Do Your Genes Enable You to Get Enough Vitamin A?

It’s amazing how much we still are learning about basic nutrition. Nutritionists have long known that the nutrient beta-carotene is…