adoption

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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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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Sarah’s 23andMe Mother’s Day Story

May 11, 2017
Sarah Biggers hadn’t been looking for a mother. She already had one.“I didn’t have a need to find my birth family,” she said.But when she became pregnant, the fact that...
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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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Drama in the Family

September 06, 2016
After she retired from teaching theater at a Florida college, Julia Gagne’s life took on its own unexpected dramatic arc. Although she’d been adopted at birth more than 65 years...
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A List For Midlife

July 27, 2016
For his big birthday Adam Keim wrote out a to-do list titled – “40 for 40.” It included little things like walking across the Golden Gate Bridge, volunteering for a...
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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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