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Picking the bones & hoping they don’t contain disease.


Let's talk about BRCA

Today is my last day at work before my op in exactly 7 days time.

I haven’t been that open at work about the operation or BRCA and I think this is simply because most of my colleagues are men so I always feel like I’mĀ embarrassing them and I think it’s also dealing with people’s reactions that puts me off too. 259 more words

Angelina Jolie

From Appendicitis to Kidney Disease

I had never heard of PKD, or poly-cystic kidney disease, until I had to go to the hospital with appendicitis.

I woke up in the middle of the night in May of 2011 and had a stomach ache. 596 more words



Gilded gusts near a valley seed
Deciding a destiny for the son
Missing marks, he’s off the trail
A purified past has all but won… 37 more words


#290 Bad Behavior

Somehow I wonder whether bad behavior is hereditary, inherent, or nurtured.

Hereditary Paradox

Hereditary for intelligence is linear with hereditary for sport athlete, it will meet the merit system as long as the environment condition is strictly under control. 167 more words


How Much Coffee You Need Is a Genetic Trait

An international research team has found six new genes underlying our coffee-slurping ways.

The work, led by Marilyn Cornelis, a research associate at the Harvard T.H.

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