Nature vs. Nurture? It's both – meet #epigenetics.
It’s long been thought that the genes we are born with predetermine our characteristics, such as the colour of our hair, or even our personalities. Scientists are now exploring the idea that our environments and early life experiences can potentially change how our genes are expressed, and literally get under the skin to affect our health, well-being and behavior across the lifespan.
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Posted:Jan. 23, 2014, 11:49 a.m.