Cover of "Health (Key Concepts)"

Cover of Health (Key Concepts)

The US National Library of Medicine published a report on “Epigenetics, Behavior and Health”. It suggests for a long time scientists were focused on genetic changes as the cause of behavior and illnesses. Today it is more likely it is the affects of epigenetics playing our genetics in different ways. It could lead to a much better understanding of illness including mental illness. Children that behave badly and grow up to be abusive or even criminal may have been programmed by what they experienced in their early childhood. We may be mirrors of how our parents acted. Read the abstract and summary of this scientific paper.