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Genetic testing is the future of healthcare, but many experts say companies like 23andMe are doing more harm than good

There are two ways to do the testing: getting a costly but complete genetic workup through a doctor or opting for a cheaper at-home test like those sold by 23andMe.

12 January 2019, Business Insider

Clinicians and advocates criticize the at-home approach, which they say prioritizes convenience over privacy and long-term health…Read more >>> 

 

 

 

 

DNA Testing? You Might Want to Wait for More Legal Protection

Giving companies access to your gene testing results has consequences

7 January 2019, Bloomberg

Genomic testing also could reveal information about your family…Read more >>>