When Shelby bought her mom a DNA kit, the results were shocking. Newsweek spoke to three women whose families were transformed by the technology.
Decades after a woman was raped inside her own home, Ohio police arrested a man they believe to be the culprit because a recent DNA match tied him to a 1999 rape kit.
Scott was found guilty of falsely telling Medicare beneficiaries that the federal healthcare program would pay for expensive genetic tests that could cost up to $6,000.
A fraudulent cancer screening system resulted in Medicare being being billed for over $2.1 billion in unnecessary costs, and, with 35 arrested, has become the "largest health care scam ever" according to the government.
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He was evacuated from Spain to Belgium in 1939 during the Spanish Civil War, and had no memory of his former life.
"The selection of an athlete today is largely based on a coach or coaches' experience…even the best coach makes [a] mistake," a government researcher said.
Women can now test themselves for three mutations without a doctor's approval.
Everyone in Canada could get screened, for a price.
A study showed perceptions of aging were linked to the gene.