Tag: epigenetics

Understanding How Our Fingers Can Predict Health Problems

Understanding How Our Fingers Can Predict Health Problems

[ 0 ] 2011-05-12 | |

Much of the focus in current medical research is directed towards identifying the genes responsible for illness. However, our genes are not the only contributor to disease. The environment in our mothers womb is also a significant contributor to our future health. One of the very visible signs recording our development in the womb is the relative lengths of our fingers.

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