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Been There, Done That

Laverne H. Bardy | Posted 01.25.2014 | Fifty
Laverne H. Bardy

I was only married a short while when I realized something was wrong with me. It happened when I heard myself mumbling obscenities as I pushed the vacuum, powered entirely by resentment.

We Could Be Kings: Looking Back at '90s Britpoppers Gene

Kayley Kravitz | Posted 01.23.2014 | Arts
Kayley Kravitz

It's hard to define the overarching sound of '90s Britpop. Bands like Oasis produced straight-up "lad" rock while art school graduates Pulp explored more experimental roads. In the midst of the UK's '90s indie guitar pop boom came Gene, a London-based four piece.

Scientists Discover American Exceptionalism Gene

The Lapine | Posted 06.30.2013 | Politics
The Lapine

In a shocking discovery, an international team of biologists, led by the famous Dr. Gibbons, a renowned Dutch geneticist, have discovered a unique 'Am...

Can I Ask You a Personal Question?

T.S. Wiley | Posted 04.21.2013 | Healthy Living
T.S. Wiley

This groundbreaking, earth-shaking development in health care of targeted molecular treatments and companion diagnostics will change the treatment you are offered in a way that hasn't occurred since blood typing for transfusion, anesthesia and antibiotics all made surgery really possible.

Why the 'Gene' Concept Holds Back Evolutionary Thinking

James A. Shapiro | Posted 01.30.2013 | Science
James A. Shapiro

DNA and molecular genetics have brought us to a fundamentally new conceptual understanding of genomes, how they are organized and how they function.

Gene Patents

Myles Jackson | Posted 01.29.2013 | Science
Myles Jackson

When one thinks of patents, one generally thinks of mechanical contraptions, the products of a creative genius, such as Thomas Edison. Rarely does one think of human genes. Alas, since 1982 the United States Patent and Trademark Office has granted patents on human genes.

'Single Gene May Hold Key to Life Itself'

Nathaniel Comfort | Posted 11.23.2012 | Science
Nathaniel Comfort

Distortions and sensationalism really only explain how deterministic stories persist -- not why. There must be something satisfying and lucrative about "gene-for" stories. What is so sexy about a gene for IQ?

'The Glass House' Elimination And New Drama

Posted 06.26.2012 | TV

After the surprise that Jacob had quit "The Glass House" (Mon., 10 p.m. ET on ABC) after being sent to limbo last week, viewers and contestants still ...

Scientists Find Gene For Common Skin Disorder

Posted 04.23.2012 | Science

By: MyHealthNewsDaily Staff Published: 04/23/2012 01:37 PM EDT on MyHealthNewsDaily Researchers say they have identified a gene linked to the mo...

Gene Study Reveals Big Limitation Of DNA Mapping

AP | LAURAN NEERGAARD | Posted 04.02.2012 | Science

WASHINGTON -- Gene scans for everyone? Not so fast. New research suggests that for the average person, decoding your own DNA may not turn out to be a ...

Catherine Pearson

New Prostate Cancer Gene Mutation Discovered

HuffingtonPost.com | Catherine Pearson | Posted 01.11.2012 | Healthy Living

After decades of work, researchers have discovered a new gene variant linked with a higher risk of developing hereditary prostate cancer. "We've b...

Into Uncommitted Sex? It May Be in Your Genes

Dr. Yvonne K. Fulbright | Posted 05.25.2011 | Divorce
Dr. Yvonne K. Fulbright

Recent research out of State University of New York at Binghamton, published in PloS One, suggests that a person's DNA may be to blame when it comes to infidelity and sexual promiscuity.

Gene Patent Decision Emancipates Personalized Medicine

Daniel B. Ravicher | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Daniel B. Ravicher

Right now, 20 percent of all human genes are patented.

All Calories are Not the Same!

Dr. Dean Ornish | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Dr. Dean Ornish

It's important to lose weight in a way that enhances your health rather than one that may compromise it.