Our hot topics: Brain Games, and Hunger Games, and Genes, OH MY!
1. Let the Genetic Games Begin IVF with 2 mothers and 1 father can eliminate mutations but will it produce twice the guilt? Genetic manipulation stories continue to be at the top of our discussion list.
2. Hunger Games and why diets don’t work In the US, 80% of girls have been on a diet by the time they’re 10 years old. Sandra Aamodt is a neuroscientist performing critical (and very interesting) research on why dieting not only doesn’t work, but also is likely to do more harm than good.
3. Brain Games show no results 2 Alzheimer’s Drugs Found Ineffective in Clinical Trials.