Connie Sommer is a freelance writer.
Stories by Connie Sommer:
Resilient people have lessons to offer, and USC researchers are listening
Why does adversity knock some people down while others bounce right back up? It’s called resilience, and more scientists are studying it.
Food as medicine? Scientists are getting closer through nutrigenomics
Nutrigenomics — the nexus of nutrition, genetics and genomics — is still in its infancy, but USC researcher Cary Kreutzer sees vast potential in its ability to help people take control of their health.
Chickenpox, shingles and vaccines: USC expert shares what you need to know
Sharon Orrange explains the factors going into the decision on whether the vaccination is right for adults.