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Second Opinion

In Second Opinion, Susan Perry helps MinnPost readers make their way through the thicket of health happenings, trends, studies and research. Perry has written several health-related books, and her articles have appeared in a wide variety of publications, including Minnesota Monthly, The History Channel Magazine and Woman's Day. She is a former writer/editor for Time-Life Books and a former editor of Nutrition Action Healthletter, published by the Center for Science in the Public Interest.

How language constrains the way we perceive the world around us

How language constrains the way we perceive the world around us

It’s a fascinating topic, for it offers some insight into why we often find it difficult to understand the perspective of people from different cultures.