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Amazon's Running a Big Sale On 23andMe's New and Improved DNA Testing Kits

Amazon's Running a Big Sale On 23andMe's New and Improved DNA Testing Kits

23 hours ago   |  

If you aren't freaked out by privacy concerns of DNA testing kits (basically, they may sell anonymized genetic data , but not personally identifiable data), the tests are...
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I took 23andMe's test that can now tell whether you may have an increased risk of cancer - here's what it was like

8 days ago   |     |   2 articles

Hollis Johnson Back in 2015, I decided to send my spit to 23andMe, the company that sells direct-to-consumer genetics tests. The test gave me information as varied as how much...
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There's new evidence that Silicon Valley's favorite mindfulness habit may help defeat a key problem of aging

There's new evidence that Silicon Valley's favorite mindfulness habit may help defeat a key problem of aging

17 days ago   |  

A growing body of evidence suggests regular meditation is linked with benefits including lower stress and better focus - a key trait that dissipates with age. Meditation is...
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There's a chemical in coffee that may cause cancer - here's how worried you should be

There's a chemical in coffee that may cause cancer - here's how worried you should be

23 days ago   |     |   3 articles

Shutterstock/Sergey Bogomyako Starbucks and other businesses that sell coffee will have to post warnings saying it contains a substance that could cause cancer, according to a...
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23andMe's newest cancer mutation test may be dangerously misleading, according to genetics experts

23 days ago   |  

Lydia Ramsey/Business Insider "Direct-to-consumer" genetics tests have soared in popularity in recent years as the cost of genetics sequencing has plummeted. AncestryDNA...
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DIGITAL HEALTH BRIEFING: Nearly 1 in 5 EU5 physicians use Siri, Alexa - Apple Watch sensor can detect dangerous levels of potassium - Fitbit app targets women's health

1 month ago   |  

Welcome to Digital Health Briefing, the newsletter providing the latest news, data, and insight on how digital technology is disrupting the healthcare ecosystem, produced by...
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DIGITAL HEALTH BRIEFING: Top announcements from HIMSS 2018 - Novartis looks into virtual drug trials - Value-based care could hurt small hospitals

1 month ago   |  

Welcome to Digital Health Briefing, a newsletter providing the latest news, data, and insight on how digital technology is disrupting the healthcare ecosystem, produced by...
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DIGITAL HEALTH BRIEFING: Consumer digital health adoption goes mainstream - New York hospital suffers biggest data breach since 2016 - 23andMe cancer test gets FDA approval

1 month ago   |     |   2 articles

Welcome to Digital Health Briefing, a newsletter providing the latest news, data, and insight on how digital technology is disrupting the healthcare ecosystem, produced by...
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Genetic experts have a message for anyone thinking of taking 23andMe's new breast cancer test

Genetic experts have a message for anyone thinking of taking 23andMe's new breast cancer test

1 month ago   |  

Hollis Johnson Genetics testing company 23andMe can now tell you about your breast cancer risk - at least based on three mutations found on the BRCA1 and BRCA2 genes. Genetic...
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23andMe can now tell you about your breast cancer risk

23andMe can now tell you about your breast cancer risk

1 month ago   |  

Lydia Ramsey/Business Insider The FDA just allowed 23andMe to provide tests that analyze your genetic risk for cancer. The test can give you a report about three BRCA1/BRCA2...
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Verne Troyer, Mini-Me from 'Austin Powers' films, has died at age 49

Verne Troyer, Mini-Me from 'Austin Powers' films, has died at age 49

Associated Press/Matt Dunham The actor Verne Troyer, who played "Mini-Me" in the "Austin Powers" films, has died at age 49. Troyer's representatives announced his death on... Read more ...

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos explains his famous one-character emails, known to...

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos explains his famous one-character emails, known to strike fear in manager's hearts

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos still personally reads customer complaint emails sent to him, even though he doesn't reply to many of them, he said during an on-stage interview on... Read more ...

26 incredible US national parks every nature-lover should visit

26 incredible US national parks every nature-lover should visit

Maridav/Shutterstock Travel + Leisure spoke with park employees at 26 of America's 417 National Park Service locations for tips on traversing the natural surrounds. Each park... Read more ...

Oklahoma has the highest rate of imprisoned women in the US - but one county...

Oklahoma has the highest rate of imprisoned women in the US - but one county is remarkably reversing the trend

Oklahoma has the highest rate of female incarceration in the country, a rate that continues to go up in every part of the state except for in Tulsa County. One organization... Read more ...

BANK OF AMERICA: Here are 10 reasons why investors should be pulling money...

BANK OF AMERICA: Here are 10 reasons why investors should be pulling money from tech

Scott Olson/Getty Images Bank of America Merrill Lynch sees the tech industry facing some considerable headwinds going forward, and thinks investors should reduce exposure to... Read more ...

This Rare Sitewide Casper Sale Ever Lets You Save On Mattresses and Accessories

This Rare Sitewide Casper Sale Ever Lets You Save On Mattresses and Accessories

Beyond the standard $50 discounts you hear about in the middle of every podcast, Casper mattresses don't go on sale often, and Casper accessory deals are even rarer. But this... Read more ...

Turkey is heading a fast recovery in tourism with 40 million tourists' arrival

Turkey is heading a fast recovery in tourism with 40 million tourists' arrival

The tourism industry in Turkey is making a fast recovery in 2018 as early booking figures and the growing demand from other countries showed Turkey a record 40 million... Read more ...

7 stylish subscription boxes for guys who want to dress well but hate shopping

7 stylish subscription boxes for guys who want to dress well but hate shopping

The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase. You can get... Read more ...

Bill Clinton reportedly spread a conspiracy theory that The New York Times'...

Bill Clinton reportedly spread a conspiracy theory that The New York Times' publisher struck a deal with Trump to help get him elected

Aaron P. Bernstein/Getty Images Former President Bill Clinton reportedly spread a conspiracy theory that The New York Times's publisher struck a deal with President Donald... Read more ...

10 ways that adults can have their own magical experience at Disneyland

10 ways that adults can have their own magical experience at Disneyland

Disneyland/Facebook Kids aren't the only ones who can have a fun experience at Disneyland . Staying at the parks late at night means you deal with shorter lines and fewer... Read more ...