Fat Genes to Skinny Jeans: How Science Can Help You Live Longer

Fat Genes to Skinny Jeans
Let me start this article by saying this is an educational post and I'm simplifying things a lot to make it easier to follow along. This  should not replace talking to an actual doctor and/or a genetic counselor. Ok. So, everyone has genes in their DNA in order for the body to know how to build the pieces that make up our bodies. These genes have variations that tell the body to make your eyes a certain color, etc. We are all familiar with this. But did you also know there are gene v...