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Consumer DNA Testing May Be the Biggest Health Scam of the Decade
https://gizmodo.com/consumer-dna-testin ... 1839358522
"... innovations have led to large-scale research projects that collect genetic data from hundreds of thousands of people at once. Scientists can scour through these large datasets to find new links between our genes, traits, and medical conditions. This research has helped us better understand longstanding questions about our biology and health. Someday soon, genetic sequencing may also help us optimize the existing medical treatments people get, particularly for conditions like cancer.
"Right now, though, it’s still up in the air how useful this info dump really is to the average person looking to stay healthy."
"If you want to get your genetic horoscope read this holiday, don’t let me stop you. But it’s a big decision you should sleep on.."
Any thoughts or success (or horror) stories with DNA tests helping to diagnose health risks?