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DNA Kits: Can You Trust Them?

38:31 | Apr 12th, 2019

4 recommendations

Millions of people are sending off their DNA to companies like and 23andme to find out where they come from, and what diseases they might get. But how much can you trust these DNA kits? T...Show More


write2tg recommended:Sep 8th

I thought this episode was:

💡 Educational
🤔 Thought-provoking

tvidatko recommended:Sep 2nd

I always wondered how much of a scam these kits are 👀

mm recommended:Dec 8th, 2019

Learn why your employer cannot test and request your DNA info because of a lawsuit by an office 💩 piler. Yes, someone was leaving shit around an office 🤣

shelfaddiction recommended:Dec 7th, 2019

Such a interesting episode! I've always wondered about these kits, and due to some things that I've heard about true crime and familial DNA, I stayed away from doing them, but it's still interesting to hear about.

mmDec 8th, 2019

Thanks for recommending this @shelfaddiction! This was a crazy episode especially towards the end about the office 💩 piler. I've been tempted to get a DNA protrait once: Part of me was wondering throughout the episode why there isn't a 23andMe but guara...Show More

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