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If you’re going to get your DNA analyzed, brace yourself for the results

Jack Lyon

Genetic testing has taken off in recent years. Companies are finally allowing people to get their DNA tested so that they can better understand their genetic lineage and determine if they're prone to certain diseases. Now all this sounds good in theory — but what if your genetic tests yielded some rather horrible results? This is exactly what happened to journalist Julie Green, a Canadian who was completey unprepared for what the tests indicated about her future health.

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  • Douglas Sellers

    I have actually done this and the results are a bit terrifying. It could really harsh your mellow if you find out you are going to have some terrible disease 25 years from now.