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Podcast: Females have a biological advantage over males

Naked Scientists | 
[F]emales have two X chromosomes whereas males have one, and females compensate by ‘switching off’ one of them while still ...

How genetics affects our diet and lifespan

Medical Daily | 
[T]oday[,] we have the technological ability to traverse an immense amount of distance with relative ease...[which] often leaves our DNA ...

Insurance and genetics: Primed for discrimination

Huffington Post | 
It's currently illegal in the United States for employers and health insurance companies to discriminate based on genetic information, thanks ...
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