With evidence growing that training the mind or inducing certain modes of consciousness can have positive health effects, researchers have sought to understand how these practices physically affect the body.
Grandma's Experiences Leave a Mark on Your Genes - May 2013 Discover. Your ancestors' lousy childhoods or excellent adventures might change your personality by altering the epigenetic expressions of genes in the brain.
It may be the basis of all life on Earth, but we're betting there's still a lot you don't know about deoxyribonucleic acid. Who discovered it? What makes it "right-handed"? And what does it have to do with LSD? Find out after the jump.
Memories may be passed down through generations in DNA, a process underlying cause of phobias