health

Be Fascinated for Women’s History Month

March 15, 2019
March is Women’s History Month, a time to recognize the extraordinary achievements, courage, persistence, and contributions of women worldwide. This is the second profile of some of the women at...
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Your Digital Health Coach Is Here

January 08, 2019
Lark Health and 23andMe collaborated to create a new digital health coach that uses artificial intelligence (A.I), genetics and human coaching to help customers make healthy choices. Lark provides two options — a Wellness Program, for weight loss, and a CDC-recognized Diabetes Prevention Program. Both leverage your 23andMe genetic information using clinically validated A.I. to generate personalized suggestions for diet and exercise.
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23andMe’s New Carrier Status Report on Familial Mediterranean Fever

December 20, 2018
23andMe added a new Carrier Status report on familial Mediterranean fever, a genetic disorder that can include periodic fevers and inflammation in the abdomen, chest or joints.
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23andMe The Perfect Gift for the Holidays

November 08, 2018
23andMe makes the right gift for almost anyone during the holidays offering unique insights and personal discoveries for those who want to explore their DNA.
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23andMe Granted The First and Only FDA Authorization For Direct-to-Consumer Pharmacogenetics Reports

October 31, 2018
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) granted 23andMe authorization to offer reports to customers on pharmacogenetics, indicating how customers’ genetics may influence the way they metabolize certain medications.
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Genetics with a kick, a soccer injury sparks a genetics education

July 12, 2018
23andMe intern Luis Nunez's serious soccer injury pushed him to embrace genetics education and learn about how his genetics and lifestyle affects his overall health.
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23andMe Secrets to a Good Night’s Sleep

January 31, 2018
23andMe 's first ever intervention study, yields interesting results as participants make lifestyle changes to improve the quality of their sleep.
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Your DNA DISCOVE(RED)

November 28, 2017
23andMe joined forces with the non-profit (RED) to support the fight against AIDS by creating a limited edition (RED)-branded genetic testing kit for the holiday.
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Ancestry-inspired genetic health and understudied populations

October 23, 2017
23andMe's ancestry and health results are intrinsically linked, and knowledge of one may provide vital information about the other.
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Parkinson’s Awareness Month

April 18, 2017
April is Parkinson’s Awareness Month and this year it also marks the eighth anniversary of 23andMe’s Parkinson’s Research Community, which introduced a game-changing model for science, one that leverages online...
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