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My Saliva’s from Ireland

I had no big surprises in getting DNA results about my ancestry. I had known my great-grandmother left Ireland and settled in Massachusetts and that other Irish were in my family tree, but I was surprised what a large chunk … Continue reading

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Donate my ponytail

Donating my ponytail to @Pantene #8or8 #beautifullengths #pantenebeautifullengths A post shared by Marcy (@marcytootimid) on Oct 25, 2015 at 6:58am PDT . I cut off my ponytail, and I am donating it to Pantene’s Beautiful Lengths program, which creates real-hair wigs … Continue reading

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I Am Only 9 Percent Human: What’s in My Gut

{Previous post: Give gut.} When I discovered that I am only 9 percent human, my curiosity compelled me to learn more about the microbes that outnumber my cells ten to one. These little buddies and I are a complex system … Continue reading

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