Can taking a DNA test impact your life insurance rates

CHELSEA BRENNAN | November 9, 2018

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An at-home DNA test helped me track my family tree back six generations, even though my mother was adopted. Seeing the map of my ancestry was exciting and illuminating. We even attended a family reunion with a branch of our family we never would have discovered. It was an incredible thing. And now, at home DNA tests can do more than ever, helping you understand your full health picture or informing your lifestyle choices. But with the proliferation of detailed DNA data that can potentially reveal future health risks, people are understandably starting to ask important questions about how their private information can be used. And, specifically, how could these data points impact them in the future.

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