Epigenetics; The relatively new branch of genetics

Epigenetics is a relatively new branch of genetics that has been heralded as the most important biological discovery since DNA.

”Only 5% of disease-related gene mutations are fully deterministic, while 95% can be influenced by diet, behavior, and other environmental conditions. Current models of well-being largely ignore genes, yet studies have shown that a program of positive lifestyle changes alter 4,000 to 5,000 different gene activities.” Tanzi and Chopra go on to say:

“You are not simply the sum total of the genes you were born with. You are the user and controller of your genes, the author of your biological story. No prospect in self-care is more exciting.”

This is great news for all of us! We can actually have a great deal of control over our health and our future no matter what genetic hand we have been inherited.

The field of epigenetics is in its infancy and there is still much to learn, but so far the evidence shows that there are many fundamental lifestyle factors that can alter gene expression.

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