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Genetic Armor in Flu Season

A sure way to make you more diligent about washing your hands is to read a little coverage on what’s turning out to be the worst flu season in recent memory. A lucky few of us, however, have defenses that go beyond trusty soap and water — our genes. Approximately 30 percent of people with European ancestry ...

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23andMe H1N1 Flu Survey: Share Your Experience

By now, you're probably sick of hearing about the 2009 H1N1 flu, also known as the swine flu.  But if you believe you've had it, and you've already recovered from your symptoms, please take a few minutes to complete our new survey. There have been heard reports of people holding "swine flu parties" in ...

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