MY DNA - Text Content 1
Epigenetics is a revolutionary approach to medicine that, in simplified terms, is the study of biological mechanisms that switch genes on or off. In other words, our DNA is not our destiny – we are learning that, by making better, more personalised nutritional, environmental and lifestyle choices, we can prevent many lifestyle-related chronic diseases.
When I got cancer at the age of 35, I was completely baffled. I was a practising homoeopath, living an ultra-healthy lifestyle eating a raw vegan diet. I couldn’t understand how it “happened” to me. I had no history of breast cancer or cancer in my family. Epigenetics gave me the answer.