Genetics

Popular genetic testing kits may help give you a better understanding of your skin and hair, but there are a few things you should know.
This is exactly what privacy advocates have been afraid of for years.
Researchers said thousands of genetic variants likely are involved and interact with factors that aren’t inherited,
Genes account for about 80% of a child's risk of developing autism, a massive new study finds. Here's what parents need to know.
The commercial, set in the Civil War era, features a white man asking a black woman to escape to the North with him so they can “be together.”
Certain genetic markers can influence your preferences for sweet vs. salty, but you can’t blame them entirely for poor eating habits.
My inaccurate results meant I had been carrying around a devastatingly unnecessary burden for more than a decade.
This is what experts know so far about how family history plays a role in getting pregnant.
From life insurance issues to increased anxiety, read about some possible outcomes before you swab.
A Chinese scientist claims to have used a new gene-editing technique to genetically modify babies for the first time.