Articles for Tag: "genetics"

How long will you live? Look to your parents  Featured
How long will you live? Look to your parents
Did your parents live past 70? If so, it might bode well for your longevity.
Can playing this game help fight dementia? 
Can playing this game help fight dementia?
More than 47 million people have dementia. A nurse offers advice for those with a loved one living with impairment.
Should all women be tested for BRCA mutations? 
Should all women be tested for BRCA mutations?
Researchers say it’s only necessary for certain populations or those with a specific health history.
Is your coffee addiction genetic? 
Is your coffee addiction genetic?
For some people one cup is just not enough. But where does the drive to drink coffee come from?
Understanding your family health genealogy 
Understanding your family health genealogy
‘Six years ago I turned 30 and my body experienced a health shift.’ To prevent future health issues, look to the past.
Do you look older than your age? Here’s why 
Do you look older than your age? Here’s why
How old or young you look may not be dependent on just your lifestyle. One study finds another possible factor.
‘Stranger Things’ cast member sheds light on genetic disorder  Featured
‘Stranger Things’ cast member sheds light on genetic disorder
An actor on a popular new show is starting the conversation about cleidocranial dysplasia. Learn more.