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Home DNA Tests and Privacy: A Primer

Remember: Reputable companies will ask permission before they share your information with others.

By Carmen Roberts, M.S., R.D., L.D.N.
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How to Find Free Help With Health Insurance Enrollment

Picking a health insurance plan can be difficult. Try these four strategies to get the best health insurance deal for you.

By Nancy Metcalf
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5 Smart Strategies for Buying Health Insurance

Marketplaces open Nov. 1. Prices in many states will be different than last year, but be careful. You could end up with a premium hike or miss out on a bargain.

By Nancy Metcalf
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Genetic Testing Kits: What to Ask

Genetic testing can be tempting, but it’s important to be informed before you take the plunge.

By Jehannine C. Austin, Ph.D.
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Should You Try At-Home Genetic Testing?

Direct-to-consumer genetic tests can be tempting, but it’s important to understand their limitations.

By HealthAfter50
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The Health Screening Tests You Need

Experts no longer recommend an annual physical, but healthy adults without symptoms should undergo the major screening tests outlined here.

By HealthAfter50