As Seen On TV: Genetic Testing

Links to learn more about genetic tests and to assess the risks involved.

ByABC News
September 19, 2008, 5:17 PM

Sept. 19, 2008— -- Friday's announcement by Google co-founder Sergey Brin that he has a genetic mutation associated with Parkinson's disease, raised questions about the controversial topic of genetic testing. Brin has brought the dilemma associated with genetic testing back to the forefront.

For more, read this NPR commentary by physician Douglas Kamerow on the dilemma raised by genetic testing, and this report on people's lives post-testing. And SHARE YOUR COMMENTS about whether you would or wouldn't consider genetic testing.