It seems like an easy question with a simple answer but in today’s world believing and being are miles apart. He actually listens to you and offers thoughtful, specific advice. Troy Murphy, DO is a family medicine specialist in Savannah, GA. Dr. Murphy completed a residency at Greenville Hospital System. As such, the field is growing quickly, and new discoveries are rapidly emerging that are shaping the way we look at the process of evolution (see research on how females have been found to use elaborate traits to signal dominance in both goldfinches and orioles). Tarvin K. A., Murphy T. G. (2012) It isn’t always sexy when both are bright and shiny: considering alternatives to sexual selection in elaborate monomorphic species. Females sing more frequently than males in the streak-backed oriole (Icterus pustulatus)." (2012).

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