Do you think you’ve been blessed with “good genes”, or have you been cursed with “bad genes”? Either way – you’re right. Turns out that what you believe about your genes matters more than the genes themselves.
We’ve all heard it a million times and probably said it ourselves – “heart disease runs in my family”, “my family has a history of cancer, so that scares me”, and on and on it goes. We even have all of these gene tests becoming available to see if you have the breast cancer gene so you can get parts of your body removed, then you’ll be safe from cancer – right?
The old version of genetics goes something like this: Everything in the body is controlled by our genes. Read the rest of this post »