Heredity and Mental Health: Could Your Parents Be Responsible for Your Anxiety and Depression?

It seems that heredity can be an important factor in one's mental health. It’s not a new subject, by any means, discussed with my weekend “kindred souls”. It’s a topic of conversation that has traveled between friends and opened up tangents to other regions of communication. It’s the topic of…

Neurons Constantly Rewrite Their DNA to Adapt to the Environment

If you thought DNA was stable inside mature cells, you were wrong. Apparently, neurons are constantly changing to adapt to their environment. Minor surgeries are conducted toggling activity levels every single day. In effect, neurons constantly rewrite their DNA as needed. This information was discovered by John Hopkins scientists and…

The Flower of Life: a Pattern That Makes Up Everything Around Us

Physically, our world is made up of molecular and chemical arrangements and carbon-based atoms vibrating away and being held together. Deoxyribonucleic Acids (DNA) are present in all life and are known to govern the way the proteins are distributed, as well as to have some influence over instinctive response and personality.…