Health and Traits

23andMe Steps Out with Two New Trait Reports

May 16, 2019
Put up your feet and check out two new 23andMe trait reports that look all the way down to your toes. Using a statistical model and data from almost half a...
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23andMe Adds Another Important Condition to Health Communities

April 30, 2019
Starting today, 23andMe Health + Ancestry Service customers can access a new Health Community page, focused on hypertrophic cardiomyopathy (HCM), the most common form of inherited heart disease. The new HCM...
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People Want to Know About Potential Health Risks

April 25, 2019
A new national survey shows a keen interest in DNA testing primarily driven by people’s desire to know more about their potential health risks.The survey, conducted by 23andMe in the...
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Spit Podcast Takes on Type 2 Diabetes

April 24, 2019
Recorded in front of a live audience at this year’s SXSW conference in Austin, the latest episode of Spit, an iHeartRadio podcast with 23andMe tackles one of our most significant...
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A New 23andMe Genetic Health Risk Report Brings to Light Underdiagnosed Condition

April 09, 2019
23andMe's new report on TTR-related hereditary amyloidosis looks at the three most common variants associated with this little known and underdiagnosed genetic condition.
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23andMe’s New Dandruff Report

April 02, 2019
You have a good head on your shoulders, but your genetics might be influencing whether or not you also have a little dandruff there.While we can’t brush it off for...
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It’s Not a Stretch to See 23andMe’s New Report on Stretch Marks

April 02, 2019
Pregnancy or rapid changes in weight can lead to stretch marks, but your genetics plays a vital role in whether you see those lines across your skin.23andMe scientists have identified...
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23andMe Offers New Genetic Report on Type 2 Diabetes

March 10, 2019
23andMe’s new Type 2 Diabetes report* offers customers insight into their likelihood of developing one of the most prevalent, pernicious, and yet preventable health conditions in the United States.This new...
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23andMe Offers a New Report on Familial Hypercholesterolemia

February 20, 2019
Familial hypercholesterolemia (FH) is one of the most common genetic conditions, which is associated with very high levels of “bad” cholesterol. Elevated levels of cholesterol can lead to a higher...
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Feeling Woozy Over 23andMe’s New Report on Motion Sickness

February 07, 2019
If even the idea of a boat trip triggers a bit of nausea, you may be able to partly blame it on your genetics.23andMe scientists have identified more than 413...
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