DNA Surprises
DNA Surprises
May 23, 2023
Jen's DNA Surprise
Play • 57 min

Content Warning: Please note that there are references to suicide in this story. If you are experiencing thoughts of self-harm, please contact an emergency or mental health professional. If you’re in the US, you can call or text 988.

Sometimes DNA discoveries occur without the aid of a DNA test. In this week’s episode, Jen shares how her mother revealed the truth about her paternity after a near-death experience. After locating her new-found family, she confirmed her biological father’s identity through DNA testing. 

Jen shares a story of generational trauma, estrangement, and hope for the future. She talks about how she finds a connection to her family in this world and beyond and why accountability is so important for our parents.

Thanks to Jen for sharing her story.

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