Tagged: epigenetics

herbal medicine alters DNA

Herbal Medicine Alters our Genes Naturally

Genetics researchers have determined that over a third of herbal medicines used in Traditional Chinese Medicine – and nearly all leading therapeutic herbs – alter our genes or alter enzymes that alter our genetic material.

Toxic effects passed down for generations

Toxins Can Harm Us for Generations

Years ago scientists discovered that stress responses can be passed down over several generations within our genetic information – in a science termed epigenetics. New evidence is revealing that toxic exposures can also affect our grandchildren and their children. Toxin effects can also...