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Epigenetics

Not Just Waitin' On Our Prostates to Change

David Katz, M.D. | Posted 09.23.2016 | Healthy Living
David Katz, M.D.

The big medical news of this past week was a seminal study of prostate cancer, suggesting that when it is diagnosed, we men have options―including t...

Quantum Living: Join The Mitochondrial Epigenetics Revolution: Turn on Your Powerhouse Potential with Intracellular Respiration And Exercise

Marina Rose, QDNA | Posted 09.16.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Marina Rose, QDNA

Did you know that you can have your DNA designed to ensure that you have a happy, healthy, strong, powerful and a highly attuned body that enables you...

Epigenetics: The Keeper of the Code

Healthline | Posted 08.12.2016 | Healthy Living
Healthline

In recent years, attention has increasingly turned away from DNA's code and toward the way that DNA is packaged and the proteins that interact with it...

What Is Your DNA Doing For You Right Now?

Deepak Chopra | Posted 08.08.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Deepak Chopra

By Deepak Chopra, MD and Rudolph E. Tanzi, PhD Ever since its structure was unraveled in the early Fifties, DNA has been considered the mastermind...

The New Woman

Miriam Ava | Posted 08.03.2016 | Women
Miriam Ava

Showing America and the world that it is indeed possible for a woman to become the presidential nominee of a major party is life-changing.

Quantum Living: Epigenetics And Exercise: How Genes Take Shape To Change Your DNA One Workout At A Time

Marina Rose, QDNA | Posted 07.14.2016 | Healthy Living
Marina Rose, QDNA

Are you ready for a DNA make-over that's guaranteed to help you get slimmer, stronger, happier and overall in great shape? It's called Epigenetics, ...

Hope for the Future

Peter A. Georgescu | Posted 06.01.2016 | Impact
Peter A. Georgescu

In a recent article for The New Yorker, Siddhartha Mukherjee offered an explication of epigenetics that quickly became controversial, inspiring a wave...

What You Need To Know About The Genetics of Mental Disorders

Allen Frances | Posted 04.30.2016 | Science
Allen Frances

The nature/nurture debate on the causes of mental disorder generates no end of silly controversy by proponents on both sides.

How Your Thoughts Change Your Brain, Cells and Genes

Debbie Hampton | Posted 03.24.2017 | Healthy Living
Debbie Hampton

Every minute of every day, your body is physically reacting, literally changing, in response to the thoughts that run through your mind.

Decoding the Dark Matter of the Human Genome

Elena E. Giorgi | Posted 02.12.2017 | Science
Elena E. Giorgi

In 1994, researchers from Harvard and Stanford published a paper in which they described three mice: one was yellow and fat, one mottled and fat, and ...

One Solution to America's Health Care Crisis

Deepak Chopra | Posted 01.11.2017 | Healthy Living
Deepak Chopra

By Deepak Chopra, MD, Rudolph E. Tanzi, PhD, Joseph B. Weiss, MD, Nancy Cetel Weiss, MD, and Danielle E. Weiss, MD Complications in medical care oc...

DISPATCH: I Can Do It, You Can Do It

Miriam Ava | Posted 01.10.2017 | GPS for the Soul
Miriam Ava

Community equals immunity. Something good happens to your primordial grid when you're spending time with like-minded folks. Knowledge is shared. Inspi...

DNA Is Not Destiny? Well, Duh

David Katz, M.D. | Posted 12.21.2016 | Healthy Living
David Katz, M.D.

A high profile paper just published in the highly prestigious journal Nature suggests that overwhelmingly, cancer results from "extrinsic factors," na...

4 Reasons To Be Hopeful About The Quest To Reverse Cancer

Omar Abdel-Wahab, MD | Posted 12.18.2015 | Healthy Living
Omar Abdel-Wahab, MD

One of the fastest-moving fields in cancer research, epigenetics is the study of changes that influence how DNA does its job. Some of these alteration...

Does Fear Lead to Fascism? A Culture of Fear and the Epigenetics of Terror

John W. Whitehead | Posted 12.10.2016 | Politics
John W. Whitehead

America is in the midst of an epidemic of historic proportions. The contagion being spread like wildfire is turning communities into battlegrounds and setting Americans one against the other.

Epigenetics: Embracing the Role It Plays in Your Life

Greg Archer | Posted 12.03.2016 | Home
Greg Archer

Seventy-five years ago, Joseph Stalin's henchmen (the NKVD) came pounding on my Polish family's door in Eastern Poland. It wasn't until 2012, after a series of serendipitous events, that I decided it was time for me to do some knocking on a few doors myself -- the doors of history.

Healing Violence This Holiday Season

Rose Kumar, M.D. | Posted 11.27.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Rose Kumar, M.D.

"You cannot get through a single day without having an impact on the world around you. What you do makes a difference and you have to decide what kin...

The One Thing You Probably Didn't Know About Inheritance

The Huffington Post | Eliza Sankar-Gorton | Posted 11.27.2015 | Science

Most of us learned in grade school that parents' DNA is passed on to their children, and that DNA is the only thing that gets passed on because memori...

How Science and Technology Shatter the Myth of Generational Cycles

Benjamin Hardy | Posted 10.30.2016 | Science
Benjamin Hardy

At the heart of American pride is the dream that anyone can bootstrap their way from rags to riches. Unfortunately, despite belief and hope, this dream is statistically rare. Research by Pew's Economic Mobility Project shows that 70 percent of people born in poverty never know anything different.

The Science of Denial

Dean Hamer and Joe Wilson | Posted 10.22.2016 | Queer Voices
Dean Hamer and Joe Wilson

In the past, I ignored Risch's attempts to belittle and minimize those of us who study the role of the genome in human sexuality and focused on our own research. But given his power as President of the ASHG to derail the entire field, it is time for people to understand the history of his opposition.

Global Police, Pre-Crime and the War on Domestic 'Extremists'

John W. Whitehead | Posted 10.20.2016 | Politics
John W. Whitehead

Now connect the dots, from the 2009 Extremism reports to the NDAA and the UN's Strong Cities Network with its globalized police forces, the National Security Agency's far-reaching surveillance networks, and fusion centers that collect and share surveillance data between local, state and federal police agencies.

The Epigenetics of Sexuality - Wrong on So Many Levels

Nessa Carey | Posted 10.13.2016 | Science
Nessa Carey

The ludicrous amount of coverage of a basically uninterpretable experiment suggests a surprising amount of interest in the basis of sexuality, and I am even more irritated by this than I am by poor use of statistical analyses.

Kickstarting Your Longevity Genes -- The Epigenetic Benefits of Intermittent Fasting

Dawson Church | Posted 09.17.2016 | Healthy Living
Dawson Church

It's been 20 years since scientists discovered that putting mice on a super-low-calorie diet extends their lifespans dramatically and combats age-rela...

Heroism Is No Trick

Peter A. Georgescu | Posted 09.16.2016 | Impact
Peter A. Georgescu

Practice in small things prepares a person for the glory of those rare, big choices that make us the human beings we're meant to be.

Genetic Tags Can Pass Trauma From One Generation to the Next

Dawson Church | Posted 09.01.2016 | Healthy Living
Dawson Church

With each new research finding, it becomes apparent how strong the effects of traumatic experiences can be in both brain and body.