Articles written specifically for the GLP or the articles that are reposted from other sources (sometimes in modified form) with permission list the source as Genetic Literacy Project. Excerpted articles list the original media outlet as the source. Excerpts are posted under guidelines for Fair Use and Creative Commons for educational nonprofits (501c3). The GLP’s Fair Use policy for posting excerpts and using images is explained here.
No, COVID vaccines do not harm the placenta — the organ that provides the fetus with oxygen and food

No, COVID vaccines do not harm the placenta — the organ that provides the fetus with oxygen and food

CNN | 
As the first organ to form during pregnancy, the placenta is critical to the development of a fetus because it ...
Can you stall Alzheimer’s and memory loss? Nutrient-dense Mediterranean diet could help, mounting evidence suggests

Can you stall Alzheimer’s and memory loss? Nutrient-dense Mediterranean diet could help, mounting evidence suggests

CNN | 
Meals inspired by traditional foods from the sunny Mediterranean, a new study found, may lower your risk for dementia by ...
10 cases in the world: Here’s the remarkable story of woman who got pregnant while already carrying a baby

10 cases in the world: Here’s the remarkable story of woman who got pregnant while already carrying a baby

CNN | 
Noah's first close-ups, taken by ultrasound at seven and 10 weeks into the pregnancy, showed 39-year-old mom Rebecca Roberts and ...
Lack of sleep nearly doubles risk of sexual dysfunction, concludes Mayo Clinic study

Lack of sleep nearly doubles risk of sexual dysfunction, concludes Mayo Clinic study

CNN | 
Consistently getting a bad night's sleep may lead to an unsatisfactory sex life for many older women, a new study ...
a image a

Not so random after all: Human egg cells choose which sperm is the lucky winner

CNN | 
[H]ormones present at ovulation can drive a woman to choose a cocky, confident man with a slight stubble and more masculine features. Men can ...
milk health effects x feature

Full-fat dairy not linked to childhood obesity, studies show, raising questions about US dietary guidelines

CNN | 
There's little scientific evidence behind recommendations by US health organizations that kids should stop eating full-fat dairy after the age ...
2-5-2019 download

Cancer-linked obesity soaring among millennials in the United States

CNN | 
Cancers fueled by obesity are on the rise among young adults in the United States and appearing at increasingly younger ...
unknown brothers exlarge

After 60 years, best friends find out they’re biological half-brothers

CNN | 
Seventy-four-year-old Walter Macfarlane and 72-year-old Alan Robinson have been friends for more than 60 years. Born in Honolulu, they first ...
glp menu logo outlined

Newsletter Subscription

* indicates required
Email Lists