Media articles on my research / by Katy Barbier-Greenland

  • I spoke with The Times about the impacts of DNA discoveries on people’s lives, and the resulting article was by Mark Bridge was published on Saturday 7th September. A subscription is required, although the good news is that you can sign up for a free month.

  • Tony Trueman from the European Sociological Association published a longer article about my research on August 23rd, sharing a few family secret discovery stories and looking at the consequences for people’s lives. Tony’s article is published at Medical Xpress and you can check it out here.

  • Journalist Katie Grant at iNews published a great article on August 22nd about my research. You can check it out here. She also included a couple of other stories of family secret discoveries - very complex, difficult and interesting experiences.

  • Yvonne Bolouris of The Scottish Sun shared the details of her own surprising non-parent-expected (NPE) experience, with discovering her biological father was not the man she thought it was her whole life. Like so many who purchase a home DNA test, Yvonne was just curious about the ethnicity of her and her daughters, and she has generously shared her story. Her piece was published 15th September.