Genomic health data is sensitive material that may carry long-term consequences. You want to keep it private. Check the news to make sure the company hasn't been involved in any breaches of security. The federal Genetic Information Nondiscrimination Act protects you in the workplace and with health insurers, but there are loopholes, particularly with life insurance and long-term care.
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