Privacy

Your privacy is a top priority to Digbi Health. We recognize how important it is to keep your information secure and confidential. Privacy matters for your information, and in particular your Genetic and health Information.

This Privacy Policy describes the types of information we collect and describes how we use, maintain, protect, and disclose the data that we collect from you.You choose how your genetic information is used and shared with others. We tell you how those choices are implemented and how we collect, use and disclose your information.

  • We will not share your individual-level information with any third party without your explicit consent
  • We support the Genetic Information Nondiscrimination Act (GINA) and other similar laws that protect individuals from being discriminated against based on their genetics and will not provide your information or results to employers or health insurance companies
  • We have guidelines and policies in place to protect the personal information of children as well as incapacitated or deceased individuals
  • We do not provide information to law enforcement unless we are required to comply with a valid subpoena or a court-ordered request

We are committed to protecting your information through our compliance with this Privacy Policy. By accessing or using our Services, you accept our practices described in this Privacy Policy. If you do not agree with our practices and policies, you can choose not to access or use our Services.

With your consent,  we do the following:

  • collect and process your saliva sample;
  • sequence your DNA;
  • collect and process your gut biome sample;
  • sequence your gut biome DNA;
  • All DNA is sequenced at CAP accredited and CLIA compliant partner labs;
  • Collect your self reported health lifestyle data;
  • store your resulting health, lifestyle and Genetic Information;
  • store any DNA sample that is left over after we sequence it; and
  • share your relevant Account Information, Genetic Information and Self-Reported Information with a Partner to fulfill your purchase of their DNA Product.
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  • Digbi and Digbi partner researchers can include your de-identified physiological Information generated through samples you shared with us and Self-Reported Information in a large pool of data for analyses aimed at making scientific discoveries to promote wellness.
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    Digbi Health does not evaluate your DNA or gut biome for disease risks.

    • Digbi Health suggests food, lifestyle and exercise actions or interventions that you can take. We  do not have a complete view of your health. Before you act on any information provided please first consult with a healthcare professional.

    • We do provide capture and analyze additional DNA and gut health information, which we can provide if requested by your doctor.

    • Not all Genetic Information can or should be acted upon.

    • Not all food and lifestyle claims have been validated by the Food and Drug Administration (“FDA”). Our recommendations are based on reliable reputed curated research conducted across academia and labs. However, our claims and recommendations do not  require approval by the FDA.

    • Your biological relatives will share some portions of your DNA. Because of this fact, some information you receive from DNA Products you purchase may have implications for them as well.