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"MyHeritage DNA Health + Ancestry test includes dozens of personalized and easy-to-understand health reports. It also includes all of the features of the current MyHeritage DNA test (to be referred to from now on as the MyHeritage DNA Ancestry-Only test), including matching to relatives based on shared DNA, ethnicity estimates, a chromosome browser, and others."

GEDmatch has opted-out all DNA kits from matching law enforcement

As of May 18, 2019, you'll have to opt-in if you'd like your DNA test kit results to be available to law enforcement.

MyHeritage introduces
Theory of Family Relativity

From my DNA results...

“MyHeritage found a Theory that may explain how Patrick… is related to you.” They showed me 2 theories that might explain our connection. 
My synopsis: This is a really helpful tool!
Daniel Horowitz, from MyHeritage, is flying in from Israel to be our featured speaker on September 7, 2019. Mark your calendars to visit the DNA Genealogy Group of Long Island for this very special in-person event.

DNA News You Can Use

Useful news to help you on your DNA journey

AncestryDNA introduces ThruLines


From the AncestryDNA site:
"ThruLines™ shows you the common ancestors who likely connect you to your DNA matches and gives you a clearer view of how you all may be related through those shared ancestors." 
Crista Cowan will be our featured speaker on Sat. Oct. 5, 2019.
Mark your calendars to visit the DNA Genealogy Group of Long Island for this very special in-person event.