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Your DNA has a lot to say about your health, traits and ancestry. For help, tweet us @23andMesupport.

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Several studies have shown the negative effects loneliness has on health. However, new research found evidence that… https://t.co/SYg3u7fKKC
2/19
2020
In a bid to preserve genetic diversity, scientists are scouring the globe to collect wild relatives of domesticated… https://t.co/ISaELTP2bMCertain variants in the LDLR gene can lead to high levels of cholesterol and increase the risk for heart disease. L… https://t.co/ZFBkgBaBkb
2/18
2020
We’re so happy we helped Mariel connect with her biological family. She notes that, “I now have a sense of peace wi… https://t.co/KcCWLuI7tD
2/17
2020
Connections. Health. Family. We’re all about everything the heart represents. Happy Valentine’s day from 23andMe. T… https://t.co/kTzMqK47tb
2/14
2020
Knowledge is Power. So as we celebrate #BlackHistoryMonth, we also want to raise awareness about some of the geneti… https://t.co/8afW8c0Au1
2/13
2020
Valentine's Day is a time to celebrate love and connection, so we wanted to highlight Thomas's #DNAStory. ❤️https://t.co/RQDR7W5efYAnne Wojcicki (@annewoj23), @23andMe CEO and Co-Founder, explains how data can be used for a greater good.… https://t.co/CJ24O8kvX0
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2/12
2020
By studying worms, mice, and humans, scientists discovered that lower levels of neuronal firing in the brain were a… https://t.co/0WYLsgzO9N
2/11
2020
@alibree That's amazing! We'd love to hear more about your story. You can submit it here: https://t.co/irB5i1mFbhWe're so happy we were able to help Robert connect with his four half sisters and learn more about his biological f… https://t.co/9oTfYPMAHn
2/10
2020
Self-care is self-love. Whether it’s eating a little better, exercising a bit more or getting more sleep, it's the… https://t.co/F0CPgXRZCp
2/8
2020
Ancestry can provide important insights into your health. Learn about some of the conditions 23andMe reports on tha… https://t.co/qsiKzdpSo0If your 23andMe ancestry composition helped guide your decision, what would you eat for dinner tonight? https://t.co/zHwdcK1xeq
2/6
2020
Paul connected with his biological family last year. For their reunion in Montreal, he brought them all "Someone in… https://t.co/SNsg9YQCwu
2/4
2020
The "Austronesian Expansion" began around 5,000 years ago from Taiwan and spread into the Pacific and Indian Oceans… https://t.co/76zwtxHs7d
2/3
2020
To begin #BlackHistoryMonth, we’re celebrating some of the amazing African American men and women who’ve contribute… https://t.co/MiUkMJlX6s
2/1
2020
Your genetics can affect whether you’re a night person or morning person. How you use this information is up to you… https://t.co/f0zIi5JTW4
1/30
2020
Sleep plays a vital role in your health and well-being. Our DNA reports can give you insight into how genetics may… https://t.co/0ejX9vx7DB
1/29
2020
Our Director of Health Product, Shirley Wu discusses the future of genomic technology on the @allturtlesco podcast! https://t.co/GjROq2jV2WScientists used DNA sequencing to map the family trees of people who lived in the Lech River Valley in Germany ~4,0… https://t.co/PthoFsDazQ
1/28
2020
Elaine connected with her half-sister Gail this past holiday season. She notes that, "so many things fell into plac… https://t.co/UdTUj2cRO7
1/27
2020
This year, explore your ancestry with reports on over 30 ancestral subregions in China and 200+ subregions in Asia,… https://t.co/gpTOohy83P
1/25
2020
@esrCharlotte Customer Care will be able to assist you. Submit a request here: https://t.co/2scnVfUmx8 Hope that helps!Did you know your genetics can influence whether you can taste certain bitter flavors? 🥦 What would you want your f… https://t.co/ZfxR36GL6W
1/24
2020
We're so happy we were able to help Amanda and Kristen connect. The two half-sisters have almost 30 years of catchi… https://t.co/TXWxdd8oe9
1/23
2020
Whether it’s walking your dog or taking the stairs, exercise is important for your health. Find out what actions ma… https://t.co/tu0D6DI1PC
1/22
2020
@jjflaherty12 @TheEllenShow @delaneyf919 We ❤️ this and would love to learn more about your sister's story, if she… https://t.co/WFY9VjH6udCheck out 23andMe Medical Science Liason and certified Genetic Counselor, Altovise Ewing on the podcast DearDoc! https://t.co/KE9XbcNYPh
1/21
2020
A new study suggests that a single strain of the Yersinia pestis bacterium caused the Black Death that wiped out up… https://t.co/HVWuJpJ3kQ
1/16
2020
Researchers from the @EdinburghUni completed a study on retinal detachment. It leveraged data from @uk_biobank and… https://t.co/8CSjRE8dSB
1/15
2020
Our reports can give you insights into how your genetics might affect the way your body responds to what you eat an… https://t.co/DIWkNnxH7u
1/14
2020
@Stephade29 Congrats! We're so happy we could help you connect with your half-sister. We'd love to learn more about… https://t.co/al12qEze0t @nakeiba 🙌Do you think you'll be able to stick to your New Year's resolution? A new study by our researchers found that genet… https://t.co/K3PYiTJVai
1/13
2020
We're so happy that we were able to help Kathryn connect with her half sister Helen. 💕https://t.co/sX00zfA1v1
1/11
2020
Congrats on finding your half sister, @amruskus! 🙌❤️ https://t.co/cg0WoY6HNP @amruskus That's amazing! We're so happy we helped you find your half sister and helped you on the path of discover… https://t.co/Uy8wsaFi35
1/10
2020
With the help of DNA sequencing, scientists created a custom drug for Mila, an 8-year-old girl with a rapidly progr… https://t.co/u45rOsdGHWAlthough our customers have the ability to download their raw DNA data, we do not advise the upload of this data to… https://t.co/w8j8uJhUcK @alyssabernstein @dianafrancesvan @ianthekeslar @reader_geek @adribbleofink That's amazing! We're so happy we could… https://t.co/LQZsVjuVmZ
1/9
2020
You can also take healthier actions today with personalized health insights from 23andMe. https://t.co/gHLXZ4owuW
1/8
2020
As we move into 2020, we wanted to reflect on some of our research achievements from 2019, including the Research I… https://t.co/KU13poAORF
1/7
2020
Health isn’t just a future state. Health happens now! You can start taking healthier actions now with health insigh… https://t.co/uvtZ3ZDeOq @kaylamarie723 🙌
1/6
2020
Check out 23andMe Product Scientists Ruth Tennen and Samantha Esselmann on @Big_Biology! They discuss what people c… https://t.co/qJoCTdE4Y7
1/3
2020
Health Happens Now.℠ Whether it’s eating a little better, exercising a bit more or simply getting more sleep, it’s… https://t.co/MBwXgPoAnE
1/2
2020
Here’s wishing you a happy and healthy new year! 🎉 https://t.co/OcEZuZCRCt @kellymfxo That’s amazing! We hope it went well. @4CindyHopkins @Facebook @fbnewsroom @23andMeResearch We’re so happy we helped you find family. We’d love to hear m… https://t.co/bpLoQrbUBR
1/1
2019
After learning that she has Parkinson's Disease, Claudia got involved with genetic research through @MichaelJFoxOrghttps://t.co/Id3IBZaVRp
12/30
2019
A 23andMe test helped Kimberley find her biological father and confirmed her Ashkenazi Jewish heritage. Although sh… https://t.co/PKTvvpVScS
12/28
2019
A "marsupial-enabled time machine"? By studying a koala virus, scientists hope to better understand the ancient vir… https://t.co/M8f4SS4fcV
12/27
2019
@cruzniki @thejamesdoyle That's amazing! We're so happy we helped you connect with your brother. We'd love to hear… https://t.co/KN0wX25vCe
12/26
2019
Merry Christmas from 23andMe! We hope you spend it surrounded by friends and family, remembering what connects you… https://t.co/68Ps6UZj4l
12/25
2019
At 6 months old, Mallory was adopted from South Korea. After always wondering about her origins, she connected with… https://t.co/B5xXf5JKBs
12/24
2019
Check out some of our favorite DNA stories! ❤️ https://t.co/acRKMRXRPlHappy Hanukkah from 23andMe! Here’s to 8 nights of friends, family and connections. 🕎 https://t.co/bOEbJAlk32
12/23
2019
After decades of searching, Ron was able to connect with his biological mother and find peace knowing that she had… https://t.co/adIhwYkeuK
12/19
2019
Nessie the Loch Ness eel? https://t.co/Zs3BAxUk2Z“23andMe was the best Christmas gift I ever received! I ended up connecting with my biological family!! I now have… https://t.co/vAYXayjhJM
12/18
2019
Our CEO @annewoj23 sat down with @asmeasuredby to discuss the importance of OKRs (objectives and key results) as 23… https://t.co/15sfwBCz3b
12/17
2019
Casper met his biological family for the first time on Thanksgiving. They all wore shirts that said "Casper, I am y… https://t.co/fBN4b0snra
12/16
2019
A reunion 50 years in the making. Denise recently met her biological mother for the first time at the end of Novemb… https://t.co/cfI5Ikg5Lz
12/14
2019
Our CEO and co-founder @annewoj23 is one of @Forbes "The World's 100 Most Powerful Women"! 🙌 https://t.co/lPWl2t1U3f#TBT to Winnie's amazing DNA story. After 40 years of searching for her birth family, Winnie found her half sibling… https://t.co/RS6ghH8Npi
12/12
2019
Thanks for stopping by yesterday to share your research and insights on genetics and diversity, @rick_kittles! https://t.co/JMzuFMeASrIn a recent genome-wide study of the Iranian population, scientists found that although the population is very dive… https://t.co/z5WLopp8vT
12/11
2019
Follow Amanda's genetic journey with us! In part 1, she walks through how to get started and spit. https://t.co/x9hHIokvaW
12/10
2019
We're so happy we were able to help Jean find her half-siblings and biological father! 💗 https://t.co/ziByCMzZsn"The complete DNA testing package." @pcworld picked us as the #1 genetic test! 🙌 https://t.co/zhFjIGMxBk
12/9
2019
Zebrafish are used in many genetics studies because they develop quickly and are nearly transparent. By engineering… https://t.co/Ue9R0NVLbn
12/6
2019
A new study found that physicians' understanding and perceptions of direct-to-consumer genetic tests improved after… https://t.co/jngkVjUEILHappy belated birthday, @TiffanyHaddish! We hope you enjoyed your bat mitzvah. https://t.co/iFF3qtr5LN @JazmineJuly We're so happy you enjoyed learning more about you and your genetics! 😊
12/5
2019
A meeting that was 54 years in the making. Watch Christine and her biological father Ken meet for the first time. ❤️ https://t.co/3uzcVb3wMI
12/4
2019
Did you know genetics may affect what time your body naturally wakes up? New 23andMe research that incorporates gen… https://t.co/Rl2N88OqPyOur CEO and co-founder @annewoj23 was listed as one of @PRWeekUS's Top 50 Health Influencers! 🙌 https://t.co/fKrKvpKHy6
12/3
2019
We love hearing about new chapters in our customers' DNA stories! ❤️ David connected with his brother Eric this pas… https://t.co/tumaQJQ6b7
12/2
2019
What’s your favorite Thanksgiving side dish or dessert? Genetics might influence your choice! https://t.co/9LCD1Bsp6I
11/28
2019
As #AdoptionAwarenessMonth is coming to a close, we wanted to share Claire and Stefanie's story of connection. The… https://t.co/L3b0BEiiab @pamstiles We're so happy you enjoyed learning more about you and your genetics, @pamstiles!
11/27
2019
After 41 years, Joe was finally connected with his father Mart. The two get to celebrate Thanksgiving together and… https://t.co/Vahk5nkJmV @REED_AllAboutIt We're so happy we connected you with your brother! We'd love to learn more about your story. You c… https://t.co/dmTG6r433s
11/26
2019
We're so happy we were able to play a part in Rebekah and her half-sister Laura connecting. The two will get to spe… https://t.co/Vsur33GoRBLast week we held our first @RedCrossBloodCA blood drive at 23andMe's HQ! Thank you to @SmittenIceCream for donatin… https://t.co/MadIbFG8Qv
11/25
2019
"Connecting with my biological sister has recovered a part of myself that I always felt was missing, and it's a rel… https://t.co/25gMXN7Y5s
11/23
2019
Meet a few of the genes that may influence your likelihood for developing type 2 diabetes. You may think it’s impac… https://t.co/ynDXXAWgd6
11/21
2019
Give the best DNA gift this holiday season. Our Health + Ancestry Service lets your family and friends discover mor… https://t.co/dtA6BZCqyD
11/20
2019
In 1973, Leah was put up for adoption. In 2019, she connected with her birth family and met her biological father a… https://t.co/SwCn3Z9E92 @sfodle Happy belated birthday! We hope you enjoy learning more about your genetics. 🎉
11/19
2019
A recent study with 23andMe research participants shows what many parents already know to be true...parenthood is a… https://t.co/26fks5lOiW
11/18
2019
Our CEO and co-founder @annewoj23 is a guest shark on @ABCSharkTank tonight! Tune in at 9|8c! 🦈 https://t.co/FPCsLsStN9
11/17
2019
In honor of #GeneticCounselorAwarenessDay, Anne Greb, one of our genetic counselors and the lead of our Medical Edu… https://t.co/mgUA0sgt7EIn addition to factors like lifestyle and weight, genetics can also influence whether a person develops type 2 diab… https://t.co/gwL7qVSAmG
11/14
2019
A new 23andMe study looked at the genetics of the transatlantic slave trade. Researchers saw that the most recent A… https://t.co/hzVzhMJkCgWe can't wait to watch our co-founder and CEO @annewoj23 on @ABCSharkTank this Sunday! 🙌🦈 https://t.co/bIK4zqWYrz @victoriaaaaaxo_ This is amazing! We're so happy that we were able to help you find family. We'd love to hear more… https://t.co/pJCSiju1q1
11/13
2019
A journey that was 40 years in the making...Kari met her biological father Robert through 23andMe. She's now able t… https://t.co/iC7jdV5rUe
11/12
2019
We teamed up with @iHeartRadio to bring you more information about the role genetics plays in developing diabetes.… https://t.co/YYrOrQc9Wo
11/11
2019

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