Memoir Sheds Light on Tay-Sachs

April 03, 2013
by Amick Boone In the memoir “The Still Point of the Turning World,” author Emily Rapp recounts the nine agonizing months following her son Ronan’s diagnosis of Tay-Sachs, a rare...
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The Uniqueness of Ashkenazi Jewish Ancestry is Important for Health

May 22, 2012
DNA testing reveals how Ashkenazi Jewish ancestry is genetically distinct from European ancestry. Although Ashkenazi Jews fall under the umbrella of “European,” it’s clear from numerous studies that they’re genetically unique and distinct from the European population at large.
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