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Tomorrow Is DNA Day April 25, 2021 – DNA Saturdays April 24, 2021

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DNA Day April 25, 2021

DNA Day is April 25, 2021 – https://www.awarenessdays.com/awareness-days-calendar/dna-day-2021/. I learned about it in 2013 when ordering various DNA tests from different companies – Ancestry, 23andMe, FamilyTree DNA (FTDNA), and a company that no longer offers DNA testing. MyHeritageDNA is now … Continue reading

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Update on AncestryDNA Health Tests Ending – April 8, 2021

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. I mentioned in this post and an earlier post that Ancestry was discontinuing AncestryDNA Health … Continue reading

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Current 2021 DNA Companies April 1, 2021

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Adopted twins separated at birth find each other living just 6 blocks apart — FOX 46 Charlotte – DNA Saturdays March 6, 2021

An Indiana woman adopted at birth has found she has a twin, and he lives only six blocks away from her. Adopted twins separated at birth find each other living just 6 blocks apart — FOX 46 Charlotte Thought this was … Continue reading

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Current 2021 DNA Companies March 1, 2021

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Contribute to the Endogamy Study — The DNA Geek

Endogamy, the practice of marrying within a community or religion, is one of the biggest challenges in genetic genealogy, especially when using autosomal DNA.  In my talks for RootsTech Connect 2021, I explain what endogamy is, why it’s a problem, … Continue reading

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Why I Disagree with Uploading DNA Results to Other Companies – February 25, 2021

I covered this topic before several times, including Why I Always Test Directly with Each DNA Company – DNA Saturdays February 6, 2021, ISOGG Autosomal SNP Comparison Chart – DNA Saturdays December 26, 2020, among other posts. Yet, I continue … Continue reading

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Latest Update from AncestryDNA – February 3, 2021

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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AncestryDNA® Announces Updated Communities for Members with Ties to Germanic Europe and US Regions of New England, Mid-Atlantic and the Midwest – February 1, 2021

I checked recently and saw new updates – AncestryDNA® Announces Updated Communities for Members with Ties to Germanic Europe and US Regions of New England, Mid-Atlantic and the Midwest – February 1, 2021: https://www.ancestry.com/corporate/blog/ancestrydna-announces-updated-communities-members-ties-germanic-europe-and-us-regions-new. Slightly longer article.   As the global … Continue reading

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