adoptee

One Family’s 23andMe Christmas Story

December 19, 2017
Just in time for Christmas, a 95 year-old adoptee uses 23andMe to connect with biological family meeting her brother and two sisters for the first time.
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A Family Reunited Using 23andMe

December 15, 2017
Every day for 55 years, Ida Pollack thought about her baby, wondering if she’d made a mistake in letting him go.As she’d told the recently, she always asked herself the...
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23andMe Family Stories for the Holiday

November 22, 2017
23andMe brought together half a dozen families meeting new family members for the first time just before Thanksgiving to share their 23andMe family stories for the holiday.
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Adoptee Night in Minneapolis

August 25, 2017
Adoptee Night at Tuesday’s Major League Baseball game between the Minnesota Twins and Chicago White Sox in Minneapolis, will be a return home for Holly Choon Hyang Bachman, founder, and...
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Ryan’s Search For Family

August 20, 2017
Ryan used 23andMe to help him find his biological parents, after decades of searching.
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Listen To Annie’s Story

August 07, 2017
Annie was looking at a note from a woman she didn’t know. Someone she’d been searching for all her life. A woman named Harley, who just might be her biological...
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A Mother and Son Reunion

May 19, 2017
It was a simple Mother’s Day gift, but it took 47 years to deliver it. Last week, on the island of Kauai, Tod Walker, a musician and father of two,...
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Coming Home

March 22, 2017
The best things take time, or at least that’s one way of looking at why Jonathan Hay waited so long to meet his biological mother in person. “I’ve been avoiding...
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A Lucky Man

July 21, 2016
By Jonathan Fischer My name is Jonathan Fischer.I was adopted shortly after birth in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Not knowing more than where I was born, I always wondered about my origins...
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Mother’s Day Delayed

May 06, 2016
Sandi had 50 years to prepare for this moment, but as she walked off a plane in Sacramento she felt the anxiety and doubt well-up inside.  From left Candace, Christine,...
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