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Genetic Information Nondiscrimination Act

Workplace Genetic Testing Isn't Just Unethical, It's Scientifically Unsound

The Huffington Post | Erin Schumaker | Posted 03.15.2017 | Healthy Living

In 2008, Congress passed the Genetic Information Nondiscrimination Act to prevent employers and insurance companies from discriminating against Americ...

GOP Health Bill Could Let Companies Pressure Workers To Give Genetic Test Results

The Huffington Post | Dave Jamieson | Posted 03.13.2017 | Politics

WASHINGTON ― Imagine your employer wants you to submit to genetic testing as part of a “workplace wellness” program. The testing is completely v...

The House Bill That Could Sideline Medical Research And Digital Health

Nisarg Patel | Posted 03.12.2017 | Politics
Nisarg Patel

Earlier this week, House Republicans released the American Health Care Act, their first complete bill to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act, w...

A Brief Legal Overview of the Genetic Information Nondiscrimination Act

Brad Reid | Posted 05.12.2016 | Business
Brad Reid

Enacted in 2008 in response to concerns about potential abuses of the human genome full sequence (completed in 2003), the Genetic Information Nondiscr...

Spitting Into The Future

Lee Schneider | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Lee Schneider

There's a cheap way to know the future and it involves popping a little bit of your spit in the mail.

Democratic Agenda vs. Conservative Courts

Harper Jean Tobin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Harper Jean Tobin

The Supreme Court has ruled that Congress cannot pass any law protecting state employees without extensive proof that states are violating the Constitution.