Good Parenting Nurtures Good Genes and Lowers Power of Dangerous Ones

by Savitha C Muppala on  May 29, 2013 at 7:25 AM Research News
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Parenting the right way can make all the difference to a child's growth and now we have research to back this well-known theory.Good parenting can go a long way in enabling good physical and emotional health in children. Though it may sound clichéd, there is a world of truth in this statement.
 Good Parenting Nurtures Good Genes and Lowers Power of Dangerous Ones
Good Parenting Nurtures Good Genes and Lowers Power of Dangerous Ones

Nurture can go a long way in correcting some of the genetic anomalies and in this respect good parenting helps protect children against the effects of bad genes.

Researchers said that a healthy diet, adequate and proper stimulation can help switch off genes that can cause physical and mental illness.

In a phenomenon known as epigenetics, these switches can ensure healthy development which can be adversely affected by bad environmental influences like pollution, toxic chemicals, diet and lifestyle.

Source: Medindia

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