Your Genes Unzipped: How Your Genetic Inheritance Shapes Your Life

    Genes and the traits they produce are passed down because in general they have or had an evolutionary purpose. Sometimes just knowing that a problem you have is inbuilt and part of a genetic package can be helpful in the way you deal with it. This volume is a useful guide for anyone who wants to learn more about how genes affect them and their family's everyday lives. Structured around the human life cycle - starting with babies and ending with death - this title addresses issues such as the determination of personality and physical characteristics, the likelihood of disease, sex and risk-taking. In conjunction with research into family history and awareness of personal strengths and weaknesses, this book can help readers to maximize their environment and avoid problems.

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    Number of Pages: 288
    Format(s): Paperback - ISBN: 9781861056627
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    Listed in: Popular science, Genetics (non-medical)
    Publisher: Robson Books Ltd

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    RRP: £8.99

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