Category: genetics

Do Better Than Your Parents

February 17, 2014 | 11 comments

People often voice concern about repeating their parent’s bad experiences. For instance, a 60 year old might fret, “My mother died from a heart ailment when she was 60. I’m afraid I will too.” Or, “I have a hard time

Humans have lots in common

September 22, 2010 | 3 comments

John Yemma reported in the Christian Science Monitor, “In 2000, when they released a rough draft of the human genome, biologists Francis Collins and Craig Venter pointed out that human beings are 99.9 percent identical genetically” (CSM, Sept. 20, 2010).I