‘Tis the Season for DNA Testing!

Though they are used frequently in legal proceedings, DNA tests aren’t just useful for law enforcement, attorneys, and government agencies. And paternity tests aren’t the only types people use for their personal purposes, either.

DNA testing is also an excellent way for people conducting ancestry research to learn more about their genetic background.

You can get a quick, painless DNA test at nationwide ARCpoint Labs any time of the year, but we think the holidays are a great time to kick start your genetic research.

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How DNA Testing Can Help You Learn Your Family Heritage

Just a few years ago, doing research on your family heritage might mean lead you to an old graveyard or the dark stacks of a library to get answers about your family’s origins. Today, however, DNA testing can give clearer information than any tombstone or old newspapers.

Today, ARCpoint Labs helps celebrate August as National Heritage Month by examining how DNA testing can shed light on your family heritage.

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Irish-American Heritage & DNA Testing

With St. Patrick’s Day 2014 here and March the official Irish-American Heritage month, it only felt appropriate to explore how ancestry DNA testing can be used to uncover your Irish roots.

If you’re curious about your ancestry and want more details on your lineage or help pinpointing where your past relative settled, there’s no easier way to do so than with ancestry DNA testing. Here are the details on how this simple process works and how it can help you celebrate your Irish ancestry.

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