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Table 3 Coverage linking haplogroups and health online in blogs and forums

From: Health and genetic ancestry testing: time to bridge the gap

Site Author Date Headline Type URL Includes Charchar et al. (2012) [24]
23andMe Dave Hinds 04/04/12 Second Opinion: Haplogroup I Likely Not Linked to Heart Disease blog blog.23andme.com/news/second-opinion-haplogroup-i-likely-not-linked-to-heart-disease/ Yes
Improving Population Health David A. Kindig 07/10/12 Are Male Genetic Health Differences Disparities or Inequities blog www.improvingpopulationhealth.org/blog/2012/07/are-male-genetic-health-differences-disparities-or-inequities.html Yes
Dienekes Anthropology Blog   09/02/12 Y-chromosomes and coronary artery disease in Britain blog dienekes.blogspot.co.uk/2012/02/y-chromosomes-and-coronary-artery.html Yes
Fight Aging   05/11/13 Those Lucky Haplogroup H Bearers blog www.fightaging.org/archives/2013/11/those-lucky-haplogroup-h-bearers.php No
Mathilda’s Anthropolgy Blog   03/11/08 Mitochondrial DNA and survival after sepsis blog mathildasanthropologyblog.wordpress.com/2008/11/03/mitochondrial-dna-and-survival-after-sepsis/ No
Eupedia   28/01/09 – 23/09/13 Medical conditions associated with Y-chromosome haplogroups forum www.eupedia.com/forum/threads/25199-Medical-conditions-associated-with-Y-chromosome-haplogroups Yes
familytreeDNA   09/02/12 – 10/02/12 Do not read if you are a hypochondriac… forum forums.familytreedna.com/showthread.php?t = 30303&highlight = haplogroup + health + risk Yes
Rootschat   22/05/13 – 01/06/13 Utter Confusion: please help me choose DNA test forum www.rootschat.com/forum/index.php?topic=647807.54 Yes (via ref to Hinds blog)
Eupedia   26/07/07 – 26/04/14 Medical conditions and risk factors associated with mtDNA haplogroups forum www.eupedia.com/forum/threads/24801-Medical-conditions-and-risk-factors-associated-with-mtDNA-haplogroups No
Zetaboards   12/01/13 – 12/01/13 Examples of diseases associated with a haplogroup forum s1.zetaboards.com/anthroscape/topic/5045507/1/ No
WorldFamilies   14/06/11 – 20/03/12 At last some FGS-s for R0a2 from Tuscany and The Marche forum www.worldfamilies.net/forum/index.php?topic=9937.0 No