Jim Duncan

Jim completed his M.S.W. in Social Work Administration at Portland State University. He has always been interested in analyzing social issues, and he helped fund and start a program against domestic violence. He has also conducted many public speaking sessions about violence against women, and published 3 fiction novels. Inspired by SelfDecode’s mission to make precision health a reality, he decided to use his natural writing ability to help teach the world about the power and promise of genomics. His areas of interest include science-based writing,  astronomy, and genomics.
Role: Science Writer

Articles by Jim Duncan

Is Acne Genetic? How Your Genes May Help Improve Skin Health
Is ADHD Genetic? How Your Genes Can Help You Boost Attention
Is Rheumatoid Arthritis Genetic? Can Genes Affect Risk For Joint Pain?
Is Eczema Genetic? How Your Genes May Actually Affect Your Risks
Is Psoriasis Genetic? What It Is, Triggers & How To Manage
Is IBS Genetic? Types, Risks & How To Deal
How To Lower Cortisol & Manage Stress
What Is A Genetic Mutation?
Is Osteoarthritis Genetic? Facts, Risks Factors & Ways To Deal