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Epigenetics: more than “there’s a gene for that”

As we increasingly look to our personal electronic devices for help with our daily tasks, we’ve been assured they can help us address nearly any issue we may encounter. Companies like Apple that there is no problem they cannot address … Continue reading

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Amino acids…how can diet affect mental health?

We all know we need food to survive. However, the type of food we eat enhances our survival. When we eat protein-containing foods, they are broken down into amino acids which are the building blocks for neurotransmitters.For example, tryptophan is … Continue reading

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