Can DNA Be Changed BY Lifestyle?
What do we know or think we know so far about genetics and disease. We think we know that diseases like diabetes 2, coronary artery disease, a lot, if not all, cancers are driven by inflammation, that is a low grade systemic inflammation not the inflammation that heals cuts and abrasions. When a gene is methylated it will be selected or suppressed, so it will cause a disease or be stopped from causing a disease as in lung cancer. Smoking supplies chemicals that cause lung inflammation and over time lung cancer. Excessive calories cause metabolic syndrome and later type 2 diabetes. For decades the researchers were telling us that genetics, our inheritance, was the cause of most diseases. Continue reading