Caroline Ross

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On Our Fascination with Twins

A stranger said my wife was having twins. We didn’t encounter an oracle in some forest; the stranger was an ultrasound technician. I do not remember …

Why Mothers and Daughters Tangle Over Hair

While men's hair can often be neutral, women's hair is fraught with questions of sexuality, professionalism, and identity.<p><i>This article appears in the</i> …

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A thin line between mother and daughter

A former anorexic ponders the family origins of eating disorders.<p><b>My</b> stepsister Marcia and I share an occasional lust for high grease<br>breakfast foods, and over pancakes and eggs recently, she told me something<br>interesting. Marcia's daughter, Drennan, was with us -- a wily, emphatic<br>little girl who, at …

Can parents be trusted with gene editing technology? – Erik Parens

When the international project to sequence the human genome started in 1990, nearly everybody agreed: to use genetics to control the shape of future …

Should a Mental Illness Mean You Lose Your Kid? — ProPublica

<i>This story was co-published with The Daily Beast.</i><p>In August 2009, Mindi, a 25-year-old struggling new parent, experienced what doctors later concluded …