The first video in the series, Direct-to-Customer Genetic Testing, answered queries about the recent tendency for genetic assessments to be accessible to the general public via the Internet. Both these ACMG Genetics & Your Health videos can be found on YouTube at TheACMGChannel at: Be proactive! Begin preparing now to be a dynamic participant in the customized medicine motion by learning and recording your family health background, says Judith Benkendorf, MS, CGC, of the American University of Medical Genetics. How come family health history so important? Developments in genetics research imply that understanding your family’s health background can help your doctor to predict conditions for which you as well as your blood relatives may be at risk and help you to take activities to minimize dangers and protect your wellbeing.