Tag: Family Starters

Instagram, Royalty, ‘Empire’ Influence Year’s Top Baby Name Trends

“Yes, the choices Instagram offers to manipulate your photos have become a trending source of baby names,” Deb Belt wrote on Patch.com. Top among them are Lux, Juno, Reyes, Ludwig, Amaro, Valencia, and Willow, says BabyCenter. “At least Lo-Fi, Inkwell, and X-Pro II aren’t on the list. Yet.”

4% Want to Get Pregnant this Year

Ancestry.com is talking to the FDA about using DNA to estimate people’s risk of disease. CEO Tim Sullivan says Ancestry’s genomic database is bigger than that of 23andMe. The amateur genealogy company is seeking permission to use its DNA kit to tell people about everything from their disease risk and genetic carrier status, to how well their bodies might react to a specific drug.