Smoking, heavy alcohol use are associated with epigenetic signs of aging

Not that this is likely to change anyone’s mind all by itself, but…

Cigarette smoking and heavy alcohol use cause epigenetic changes to DNA that reflect accelerated biological aging in distinct, measurable ways, according to research presented at the American Society of Human Genetics (ASHG) 2015 Annual Meeting in Baltimore.  MORE

Author: Bill

Stumbling down the Middle Path, one day at a time.

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