Tag Archives: Effects

Researchers able to determine the effects of genes and environment in 560 common conditions

When it comes to disease and health, which is more powerful — ZIP code or genetic code? The degree to which nature and nurture affect disease and health remains one of the eternal — and still unanswerable — questions in medicine. Now a team of investigators from Harvard Medical School (HMS) and the University of… Read More »

Drinking alcohol every day for a month: The six damaging effects it can have on your body

Drinking alcohol consistently can have huge effects on a person’s body and health. While many enjoy the taste of a refreshing tipple, alcohol is a ‘poison’, and hangovers symptoms hit hardest when the alcohol levels in the body have dropped to zero. The body is more than equipped to cope with the odd binge, but… Read More »