Entries by Colin Rose

Good nutrition can repair your genes

You are not a victim of your genes. Indeed there is a lot you can do to reduce any susceptibility to any disease that you may have inherited. Nutrition can help cause ‘good’ genes to switch on and ‘bad’ genes to switch off. Through nutrition and lifestyle changes you can turn off genes that can […]

The fat gene – blame your ape ancestors

Few animals – other than humans and our domestic pets – are troubled with weight issues or obesity. Now scientists at University College London, writing in Scientific American magazine, think they know why. A genetic mutation that occurred several million years ago in our ape ancestors could well be a cause of the modern problem […]