Genetic discrimination in life insurance must end: Drs

By Melissa Meehan
Updated February 6 2024 - 3:36pm, first published 3:30pm
AMA chief Steve Robson wants laws to stop insurers using genetic tests to freeze out some customers. (Lukas Coch/AAP PHOTOS)
AMA chief Steve Robson wants laws to stop insurers using genetic tests to freeze out some customers. (Lukas Coch/AAP PHOTOS)

Australians are avoiding genetic testing out of fear it will rule them out of life insurance, according to the nation's peak medical body.

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