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Most Common DNA Questions

Is my DNA test confidential? Legal DNA offers different types of tests depending on your needs. Both tests come with a guarantee of confidentiality. The only difference for legal and a NON-legal home test is the legal DNA paternity test needed to be conducted by one of our trained professionals to keep the chain of custody. Some clients just need the information for their own personal use and may not […]

You can fail a drug test from having sex with the wrong person.

Recently Legal DNA Testing came across a man in real distress. He had just had his children taken away because a drug test he is required to take monthly came back positive for methamphetamine and THC (marijuana). Now this man has had some addiction issues in the past, so it was no surprise to his babies mother, or even his own family that he had failed, even though it had […]

You can get Paternity Testing even if the father is deceased.

Unfortunately, in the DNA testing community we do come across a few clients who need a test, but do not have access to the father because they have passed away. If this is the case, it is not as difficult as it sounds. There are two ways this can be done. One way is to do a genetic reconstruction test. This test is a bit more costly because you are […]