Content on Genetics

Content on Genetics

The Art of Daily Genetic Tikkun

Just as we work to maintain the daily essentials of our lives – our diet, our occupations, our home, our relationships – so do our bodies. Our organs have an amazing ability to continually repair themselves in the face of the daily onslaught of environmental impacts – daily genetic “tikkun,” or repair. However, this is bittersweetly balanced by how closely linked this process is to aging. The more frequently and intensively our body has to rebuild and replicate itself, the…

The Family Gene

When it comes to rare diseases, it’s the loneliness that gets you. But there are many more stories just like ours.