Depression seems to have epigenetic (trans-generational) causes, according to a new study.

Depression Has Genetic / Epigenetic Causes

August 2, 2016 purposelywell 0

Depression is a poorly understood and highly medicated disease effecting almost 7% of the population at one point in their life or another. Over the past handful of months, researchers have been churning out tons of novel research into the genetics of depression [1,3]. These studies, which have been verified […]

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Your Thoughts Change Your DNA

December 20, 2015 purposelywell 0

The new field of Epigenetics is proving that our DNA is not a fixed plan that is going to plan out, but rather a set of options that will unfold according to the environment that surrounds us. We know that our thoughts, our feelings, the toxins we are exposed to, […]