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Searching for Answers

The day after Kyle was born I began searching for information and answers to my questions about raising Kyle.  You’ve probably read the previous post… 850 more words


A Nice Big Nose

I’ve a nice big nose.

It’s useless.

But it’s nice. And big.

It’s quite handy for obscuring either facial cheek from the opposing eye above. 697 more words


What are Genetic Algorithms?

An Introduction to Genetic Algorithms

Genetic Algorithms are an adaptive, heuristic search method inspired by Charles Darwin’s theory of natural evolution.

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Your genetics can accurately predict your age-related prostate cancer risk

Data from a new study reported in the British Medical Journal discusses a “polygenic hazard score” that can potentially be used to guide screening for aggressive prostate cancer (but only in men of European ancestry at this time). 661 more words


You Dont Have To Send A Letter To Change Your Mailing Address

With certain companies and organizations, you have to change your mailing address with them by filling out a form and sending it to them in the mail. 567 more words


How To Change The Last Name On Your Social Security Card

If you’ve recently divorced or married and wish to change your last name on your social security card, you’ll need to have some documentation regarding your new last name. 892 more words


NUS Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine - Landmark genetic study better predicts stomach cancer

(Source: nusmedicine.nus.edu.sg)

From left to right: Professor Jimmy So, Associate Professor Yeoh Khay Guan and Professor Patrick Tan used genomic technologies to better understand intestinal metaplasia (IM), a known risk factor for gastric (stomach) cancer. 510 more words

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