Health and Traits
News & Announcements
23andMe Customer Stories
go to 23andMe.com
Hemochromatosis in Women Before and After Menopause
September 28, 2012
Hereditary hemochromatosis is a common genetic condition that makes a person more prone to absorbing too much iron. Premenopausal women are largely protected from iron overload because of menstruation...
Updated Results for Hereditary Hemochromatosis
July 27, 2012
Editor’s Note: This post does not reflect the current product offering for customers in the United States. Mutations in the HFE gene cause most forms of hereditary hemochromatosis – a...
The Iron Scale: Factors Tipping Towards Overload
July 11, 2012
Some of us may have grown up thinking that spinach is a good source of iron, but this isn’t exactly true. It’s been said that a report from the 1800’s...