When I look at my children, it’s easy to see facets of myself, my husband and other relatives in our families. Our genetic code is certainly a complex one filled with many characteristics binding us to our lineage!
In addition to giving us eyes like our mother or ears like our grandfather, our genetic history plays an important role in our pre-disposition for a variety of health concerns or diseases.
Check out the following “The Mystery of Genetic History” info-graphic below for some interesting statistics and information presented by Home DNA in a study that addresses concerns of those in foster care, who may not have access to their family history. I was surprised by the facts this chart reveals:
Presented By HomeDNA