Nutrition & Fitness News Briefs: Heavy Drinking’s Effect on DNA; Exercise Melts Visceral Fat

Heavy Drinking May Change DNA Researchers at Rutgers and Yale Universities have discovered that heavy drinking may actually change a person’s DNA and create alcohol cravings. They reported in Alcoholism: Clinical & Experimental Research that an alcohol-influenced gene modification process called methylation changes two genes, PER2 and POMC, in binge drinkers and heavy drinkers. PER2 […]

Comments

Leave a Reply

Enter Your Log In Credentials
This setting should only be used on your home or work computer.

×