UCLA’s Steve Cole from The Social Life of Genes.
Your DNA is not a blueprint. Day by day, week by week, your genes are in a conversation with your surroundings. Your neighbors, your family, your feelings of loneliness: They don’t just get under your skin, they get into the control rooms of your cells.
That sounds like a lot of pressure.
Epigenetics in a nutshell
Isn’t it such a good idea to be kind to people?(via trinandtonic)