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Pushing for familial DNA testing in NY

For 25 years, police in southern Los Angeles struggled to identify the perpetrator responsible for killing at least 10 black women over the course of three decades, known as “The Grim Sleeper.” 68 mots de plus

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My Dad has moved out and I’ve calmed down a bit since I wrote my last missive. The space has allowed me some time for research and reflection.

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Peace

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Blood teaches respect and that the only thing to expect are some good and some bad days. We are all tapestry of our own vulnerability, but Mother is unlike any other. 109 mots de plus

Poetry

Diseases that run in families not all down to genes, study shows

Family history of disease may be as much the result of shared lifestyle and surroundings as inherited genes, research has shown: July 2016

Family history of disease may be as much the result of shared lifestyle and surroundings as inherited genes, research has shown. 334 mots de plus

Health

“As I walked out the door toward the gate that would lead to my freedom, I knew if I didn’t leave my bitterness and hatred behind, I’d still be in prison” 

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Peace

True peace begins with healing.

It’s self-explanatory, isn’t it? If we long to see peace in our world, whether it be within ourselves or on the global stage, there needs to be a healing of the pain which obstructs that peace.

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The controversial DNA search that helped nab the 'Grim Sleeper' is winning over skeptics

The state’s early success using familial DNA searches to identify the so-called “Grim Sleeper” serial killer led Los Angeles Police Chief Charlie Beck to predict that the method would “change the way policing is done in the United States.” Civil liberty groups expressed alarm, saying the searches raised significant ethical and privacy concerns. Some questioned their legality.

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