DNA testing

Latest Medicare scam involves genetic testing

Latest Medicare scam involves genetic testing

Scams targeting seniors are ever evolving and the latest one involves companies promoting free genetic testing, cancer screening and DNA testing. The scam is elaborate, according to Marti Hearn, a Serving Health Insurance Needs of Elders (SHINE) liaison, with the scammer collecting a DNA sample and then telling the person it will sent to the […]

DNA test leads to surprises

DNA test leads to surprises

For Frank Papasavas, DNA testing through 23andMe held a bigger surprise than just learning more about his family’s roots. Through the online DNA database, this 70-year-old Milton native discovered he had not three children, but four. Read the full article in the Jan. 10 issue of Navarre Press. Visit www.navarrepress.com/subscribe to view subscription options – […]

Students dive into lionfish research

Students dive into lionfish research

Navarre and Gulf Breeze students cut into more than 100 lionfish last week as part of a large dissection research project. The students of Navarre High School, Navarre Beach Marine Science Station, Gulf Breeze High School and others in Escambia County were partnering with the University of West Florida Center for Environmental Diagnostics and Bioremediation […]