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A file photo of former British PM Winston Churchill. Churchill, who smoked 10 cigars a day and lived to be 91, seems to be one of those who were spared the deleterious and carcinogenic effect of smoking. Photo: Getty Images

The importance of genetic testing

4 min read . 28 Dec 2017
The study of a person’s DNA to identify various mutations is called genetic testing. Photo: iStockphoto

Taking the gene test

5 min read . 28 Feb 2017
Angelina Jolie (right) underwent double mastectomy due to a heightened risk of breast cancer. Photo: Pascal Le Segretain/Getty Images For Paramount<br />

It’s all in the genes

4 min read . 15 Jul 2013
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