New Study Gets to the Root of Hair Loss in African American Women

New Study Gets to the Root of Hair Loss in African American Women

African-American women are no strangers to hair loss and/or damage. Tension from braids, twists, and weaves can cause permanent follicle damage, especially to the “baby” hair around the perimeter of the head. Additionally, chemicals such as relaxers and colors can also cause damage if the product is not applied properly. A new discovery by a […]

Gene-Editing in Babies Viewed as Unethical, but What About Moral?

Gene-Editing in Babies Viewed as Unethical, but What About Moral?

There has been much discussion surrounding the ethical implications of germline editing in the world of science over the years, which refers to the process used to create genetically altered children or as many are now calling, “designer babies.” This long-term controversy among those in the science community has recently seen a dramatic increase along […]