Healthy lifestyle triggers genetic changes: study 6-08

By Will Dunham 

 http://www.reuters.com/article/2008/06/17/us-genes-lifestyle-refile-idUSTON70483420080617

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Comprehensive lifestyle changes including a better diet and more exercise can lead not only to a better physique, but also to swift and dramatic changes at the genetic level, U.S. researchers said on Monday. ...After the three months, the men had changes in activity in about 500 genes -- including 48 that were turned on and 453 genes that were turned off.    Read the article by clicking on link above...