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Project Highlights

How the Pursuit of Better Education, Career Opportunities May Be Creating Regional Genetic Inequalities, Genetic Literacy Project.

Study Confirms: Fewer Doses of HPV Vaccine Needed, BC Children's Hospital Research Institute.

4 Things to Know About Epigenetics, Including That Most Changes Are Not Passed on to Offspring, Genetic Literacy Project.

GMO Wheat Could Put Bread and Pasta Back on the Menu for People With Celiac Disease, Genetic Literacy Project.

Why This Lesser-Known CRISPR Sibling Could Be a Key Tool in Fight Against Drug-Resistant Bacteria, Viruses, and Parasites, Genetic Literacy Project.

Do Humans Have a 'Ghost' Ancestor? Artificial Intelligence Thinks So, Genetic Literacy Project.

Using CRISPR to Fight Antibiotic-Resistant 'Superbugs', Genetic Literacy Project.

Experts Divided on BPA Plastic Safety, and New Findings About BPA in Thermal Paper Receipts, BRIGID Magazine.

Autism and Depression: Study Shows Why 'Gold Standard Treatment' Sometimes Fails, Genetic Literacy Project.

Can Consumer Genetic Tests Actually Make Us Healthier? Genetic Literacy Project.

Opinion: Highly Sensitive Person (HSP) and High Functioning Autism Are the Same, BRIGID Magazine.

The Youth E-Cigarette Epidemic, BRIGID Magazine.

Magic and Morality: Why Some Consumers Are Afraid of GMOs, Genetic Literacy Project.

The Public Might Be Ready for Gene-Edited Babies, Real Clear Science and Genetic Literacy Project.

Dictionary.com 'Misinforms' Readers About Obesity in Word of the Year Announcement, BRIGID Magazine.

Groups Call On Amazon and eBay to Stop Selling Illegal Mercury-Containing Cosmetics, BRIGID Magazine.

We Are Getting Larger and Eating More Food, BRIGID Magazine.

No Link Between Vaccines and Allergies, Study Finds, BRIGID Magazine.

Numbers of Canadians With Crohn's and Colitis on the Rise, Wake-Up Call to Healthcare System, BRIGID Magazine.

Genetics and Type 2 Diabetes: Why Weight Loss Alone May Not Be Enough for Some People, Genetic Literacy Project.

Researchers Say No to Low Carb and Keto Diets, BRIGID Magazine.

Can Big Data Fight Cancer by Identifying Those Genetically Predisposed to Disease? Genetic Literacy Project.

Your Genetic Data Is the New Oil. These Startups Will Pay to Rent It, LeapsMag.

What is Epigenetics? The Addictive Brain.

If You're Bullied or Ostracized, Is it Your Own Fault? BRIGID Magazine.

When Antidepressants Fail: Are We Looking at a New Kind of Depression? Genetic Literacy Project.

What the Top Marijuana Experts Say About Today's Weed, BRIGID Magazine.

Possible Consequences of Normalizing Obesity Begin to Emerge, BRIGID Magazine.

Using CRISPR to Block Production of HIV in Infected Cells, Genetic Literacy Project.

Middle-Aged Suicide on the Rise: What are the Top Risk Factors? BRIGID Magazine.

False Ideas About What Causes Cancer Are Rampant, BRIGID Magazine.

Sudden Infant Death Syndrome May Be Linked to Genetic Mutations, Genetic Literacy Project.

Fighting Deadly Adverse Drug Reactions Through Precision Medicine, Genetic Literacy Project.

The Surprising Connection Between Healthy Human Embryos and Treatment-Resistant Cancer, LeapsMag.

Chasing the 'Warrior Gene' and Why It Looks Like a Dud so Far, Genetic Literacy Project

Does Psychotherapy Work? SciShow Psych.

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On Antarctica, Naked, and Other Stories, Amazon ebook. 2010.

Contributing Editor

Glossolalia - flash fiction literary journal


Kristen Hovet Photography, portrait and headshot photography. 2011-2014.