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What's in a Gene

Just over a week ago I went to see a genetics counsellor to discuss whether I should go ahead with tests to find out whether my cancer could have been caused by a genetic malfunction or if it was ‘just one of those things’. 554 more words

FOOD: Eating is a Big Part of Our Lives WWW.I-NETRADIO.COM Aug 14 Fri

FOOD: Your relationship with food is likely more complicated than you realize. It might be the most complex relationship in your life. We have eating disorders, obesity, cravings, feelings of guilt, reward, comfort. 28 more words


The Genetic Code

Where family gathers.

Familiar faces

Separated by generations

Distance and time-

I still see connections;

In the eyes

In the smiles

In the line of a sturdy jaw, 29 more words

Life Chatter

Two timing

I feel a little guilty today because I have been two-timing my blog with another blog. Yes, that’s right, not only did I set up a new blog, but I also spent an hour staging and taking fancy schmancy photographs for it. 170 more words

Children And Family


Celibacy is not hereditary.

Guy Godin


Intangible intelligence

We still have no clue about which genes in the human genome might be involved in our intelligence. Earlier reports on this topic were wrong, researchers in the United States have concluded after investigation. 1,114 more words


Only Child on green thumbs

I come from a long line of gardeners – my late mother, her mother and father, my godmother, my godfather. Many cousins of my generation seem to have inherited this green thumb. 547 more words

Only Child