Epigenetic Influences and Disease

Epigenetic Influences and Disease

The external environment’s effects upon genes can influence disease, and some of these effects can be inherited in humans. Studies investigating how environmental factors impact the genetics of an individual’s offspring are difficult to design. However, in...

Dawn-to-sunset fasting suggests potential new treatment for obesity-related conditions: Study of 30-day Ramadan fast shows promising implications for timing and duration between meals — ScienceDaily

Fasting from dawn to sunset for 30 days increased levels of proteins that play a crucial role in improving insulin resistance and protecting against the risks from a high-fat, high-sugar diet, according to research presented at Digestive Disease Week® (DDW) 2019. The...