Frequently Asked Questions About Genetic Testing

Genetic testing is a process that can help individuals who have concerns about their genetic background. The following are frequently asked questions about genetic testing:

What are patients looking for when they seek genetic counseling?

What if you don't have information about your genetic background?

Can genetic counseling benefit people who are unsure of their genetic background?

If you're unsure of your family history, what are the odds of marrying someone to whom you're related?

How do you counsel people who discover a genetic link they may not be happy about?

Are personality and behavior linked to genetics?