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Can Children Inherit Cravings for Junk Food?

By Celeste Yarnall, Ph.D Can children inherit cravings for junk food? As we examine this issue it becomes apparent that this is actually an epigenetic question. In biology, epigenetics is defined …

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Could Unvaccinated Children Get Less Asthma or Allergies?

What is vaccination? Vaccination is also referred to as inoculation, which, according to McGraw-Hill Science & Technology Encyclopedia, is defined as: "The process of introducing a microorgani…

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Can You Change Your DNA?

Is it possible to change our DNA from within ourselves? Can we even alter our DNA blueprint? At the Institute of HeartMath, we have been researching these questions for over a decade. This is suc…

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This Powerful Herb Can Combat Cancer

The role of epigenetics in health and disease is becoming ever clearer, and I firmly believe this field of study will eventually supplant the current medical paradigm. The conventional belief has …

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