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The Molecules of Emotion: Candace Pert 1946-2013

Several weeks ago a light went out in the world of healing.  The scientific community lost one of its pioneers.  Women’s rights lost one of their true trailblazers for women in science and medicine.  The alternative medicine community lost one of its most powerful and respected voices.  I lost a friend, mentor, colleague and a patient.

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Candace Pert, scientist, mother, pioneer

Once in a great while we witness genius among us.  We often do not see this as it is happening, only when it has passed.  I was lucky enough to know Candace both professionally and personally.

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