May 25, 2017

Very few, if any, scientists would contend with this. Whether a gene is expressed, and even whether the mRNA transcript gets translated into a protein, relies on the environment. Few diseases — most of which are very rare — are triggered completely by a mutated gene. I...

January 5, 2017

Science gives great insight on not only what works and what doesn't but also why.

December 23, 2016

“Williams, the 36 year old gospel music singer, was a speaker at the Kennedy forum event “ young minds: Building resilience and well being for the next generation” that took place at the Hilton Chicago. There Williams was able to share her testimony and touched more th...

December 1, 2016

We are moving to a prevention-based health care system that will be informed increasingly by genetic perspectives. This is where genetic literacy and our health intersect.

It represents a change in approach that looks to find markers in an individual that predict how th...

November 18, 2016

There are hundreds, if not thousands, of articles explaining how to get healthy. But have you ever stopped and wondered about why certain diets, exercise regimes and medications work?

Science gives great insight on not only what works and what doesn't but also why. Let’...

November 11, 2016

Celiac disease is a chronic condition involving an abnormal immune response to the ingestion of gluten containing foods and products. 

This multisystem inflammatory response often leads to nutrients malabsorption, impaired drug absorption, reduced metabolizing enzymes a...

October 30, 2016

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