How Could DNA Testing Affect Adopted Children, Parents?

Published: Monday, December 4, 2017 - 12:24pm
Updated: Monday, December 4, 2017 - 2:25pm
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DNA testing is all the rage these days — with ads for sites like and programs like PBS’ "Finding Your Roots."

But how could the search for distant relatives affect adopted children and their birth parents? What are the personal and privacy issues involved?

Arizona Republic reporter Mary Jo Pitzl wrote about those topics.

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