Calls to ban life insurers from discriminating with DNA

By Kat Wong
Updated February 27 2024 - 12:05pm, first published 12:03pm
Independent Kylea Tink says insurers are treating people differently based on their DNA data. (Mick Tsikas/AAP PHOTOS)
Independent Kylea Tink says insurers are treating people differently based on their DNA data. (Mick Tsikas/AAP PHOTOS)

Australians with a family history of cancer or illness are avoiding life-saving genetic tests, prompting calls to ban life insurers from discriminating based on DNA.

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