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Charles Nunn


Founded in 2013 by Stephen Stearns

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Evolution, Medicine, and Public Health is an open access journal that publishes original, rigorous applications of evolutionary science to issues in medicine and public health …

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Yo-yo dieting might cause extra weight gain.
University of Exeter | 5 December 2016
Parental Age & Mental Illness: The Maternal Dimension.
Psychology Today | 26 July 2016
Could Mothers’ Milk Nourish Mind-Manipulating Microbes?
National Geographic | 8 April 2015

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