• 20 FEB 14
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    The Gift of Epigenetic Empowerment

    The discovery of the double helix structure of DNA by Watson and Crick in 1953 represented the peak of scientific reductionism. The destiny of all living things was thought to be predetermined by their inherited genetic constitution. So much for “free will”! But then it was found that only half of our chromosomes are made

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    • 15 FEB 14
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    GENOMICS BY THE NUMBERS – 3 TESTS THAT PREDICT YOUR LIFESPAN

    …and that your doctor hasn’t heard about TELOMERE LENGTH DNA caps on the tips of chromosomes are called telomeres and they shorten with normal aging but also prematurely with poor lifestyles, obesity, smoking etc. Telomere length is now considered the best predictor of your future longevity. If you are 35 but have the telomeres of

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