Welcome, Guest.
Please login or register


Main Forum Page  ♦   Latest Posts  ♦   Member Center  ♦   Search  ♦   Archives   ♦   Help   ♦   Log In/Out   ♦   Admins
Forum Login
Login Name: Create a new account
Password:     Forgot password

BTD Forums    The Library    Journal Club and Literature Review  ›  BBC mentions epigenetics
Users Browsing Forum
No Members and 2 Guests

BBC mentions epigenetics  This thread currently has 356 views. Print Print Thread
1 Pages 1 Recommend Thread
Ekalia
Tuesday, April 19, 2011, 7:34pm Report to Moderator Report to Moderator

Rh+, Taster, 49% Teacher, ISFJ
Autumn: Harvest, success.
Posts: 119
Gender: Female
Location: Nottingham, UK
Age: 42
Spotted this article on the BBC news site

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-13119545

Good to see it hitting more mainstrem thinking  

Shame it only mentions the possible bad effects rather than stressing the positive influences the mother's diet can have on her unborn child.


Me A+, my son O+, my other half O+
Logged Offline
Private Message Private message
paul clucas
Wednesday, April 20, 2011, 2:42am Report to Moderator Report to Moderator

Swami-fied Explorer! INTP
Kyosha Nim
Posts: 1,766
Gender: Male
Location: Niagara Peninsula, On
Age: 46
It is a start.  Sensational journalism is easier and more profitable than responsible journalism.

We are in the middle of a wasteland in terms of decent science journalism.  Reading the New Scientist for about 5 years may have contributed to this pessimism.


My weight loss goal: 220 lbs.  A 6'4" dyslexic oddball: the size of a line-backer, the silhouette of Winnie-the-Pooh.
Logged Offline
Private Message Private message Reply: 1 - 1
1 Pages 1 Recommend Thread
Print Print Thread

BTD Forums    The Library    Journal Club and Literature Review  ›  BBC mentions epigenetics

Thread Rating
There is currently no rating for this thread