Category Archives: DNA

DNA Basics Chapter 11: What is Genetic Genealogy? – MyHeritage August 7, 2019

I saw this on MyHeritage – DNA Basics Chapter 11: What is Genetic Genealogy? – MyHeritage August 7, 2019: https://blog.myheritage.com/2019/08/dna-basics-chapter-11-what-is-genetic-genealogy/. Genetic genealogy is the use of DNA testing in combination with the traditional arsenal of genealogical tools, such as personal … Continue reading

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23andMe Explores Dietary Habit and Health Outcomes – August 6, 2019

I saw this on 23andMe – 23andMe Explores Dietary Habit and Health Outcomes: https://blog.23andme.com/23andme-research/23andme-explores-dietary-habit-and-health-outcomes/. You are what you eat, is the old adage, but what does your diet actually say about you? –snip– 23andMe has a unique opportunity to explore … Continue reading

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Adopted Siblings Reunited Through MyHeritage Discover Another Sister Thanks to MyHeritage DNA – August 5, 2019

I saw this on MyHeritage earlier today – Adopted Siblings Reunited Through MyHeritage Discover Another Sister Thanks to MyHeritage DNA: https://blog.myheritage.com/2019/08/adopted-siblings-reunited-through-myheritage-discover-another-sister-thanks-to-myheritage-dna/ This is a follow-up to an earlier story that I mentioned a while back https://upsdownsfamilyhistory.wordpress.com/2018/12/11/myheritagedna-adoption-success-stories; original link: https://blog.myheritage.com/2018/08/against-the-odds-siblings-maria-and-henrik-find-each-other-in-sweden/. Siblings … Continue reading

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Medical Education at 23andMe – August 2, 2019

I saw this on 23andMe a few days ago – Medical Education at 23andMe: https://blog.23andme.com/health-traits/medical-education-at-23andme/. Editor’s note: This is the first post in an occasional series explaining our Medical Education program.  It is no secret that the evolving field of … Continue reading

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John Dillinger’s Corpse to Be Dug Up and DNA-Tested to Settle Conspiracy Theory – LiveScience; DNA Saturdays August 3, 2019

As I was looking for a good DNA topic for today’s DNA Saturdays post, I went to LiveScience and started digging around (no pun intended) when I noticed this article John Dillinger’s Corpse to Be Dug Up and DNA-Tested to … Continue reading

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Quick Tip: Sifting Through DNA Matches – FamilySearch August 2, 2019

I saw this on FamilySearch earlier today –Quick Tip: Sifting Through DNA Matches: https://media.familysearch.org/quick-tip-sifting-through-dna-matches/. Summary If you’ve taken an autosomal DNA test at 23andMe, AncestryDNA, or Family Tree DNA, you likely have a long list of genetic cousins. After sequencing portions of your … Continue reading

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Enhance your 23andMe profile with FamilySearch – 23andMe

I saw this e-mail last night from 23andMe. You have to log-in to see more details. Basically, it allows you to attach your FamilySearch Family Tree to your 23andMe account. Display your family tree information Dear 23andMe Beta Tester, You’re … Continue reading

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Current August 2019 DNA Prices

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Current DNA Sales August 1, 2019

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MyHeritage – Navigating Your MyHeritage DNA Health Reports July 30, 2019

Standard Disclaimer: I am not a medical health professional and any comments I post are not intended, nor should they be construed, as medical advice. If you believe you are experiencing a medical emergency, dial 911 (where applicable) or contact … Continue reading

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