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DNA in the News Does Not Provide Medical Advice

All content on the DNA in the News site including text, images, graphics and other material created by our team (collectively referred to as “Content” is for informational purposes only. This Content is not intended to be used as a substitute for professional advice from healthcare providers, diagnosis or treatment. Please approach a qualified healthcare provider for professional medical advice. We do not recommend or endorse specific tests, products, procedures, opinions or other information that is mentioned on the site. Your reliance on the Content of this site is solely at your own risk. DNA in the News Content is intended for individuals over 16 years of age.

Content use

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Violation of these Terms and Conditions will lead to the termination of the permission to use the Content, and you must immediately destroy any copies you have made of any portion of the Content.

Limitations of liability and disclaimer

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Modifications to the Agreement and the Services

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