Dr. James D. Baird

/Dr. James D. Baird

About Dr. James D. Baird

About the Author: James D Baird (http://www.drjamesdbaird.com) is a graduate engineer and researcher who has studied genetics and common behaviors for more than 20 years. He has researched the field of behavioral epigenetics, which holds the promise of modifying behavior by changing gene expression. Baird holds a PhD in natural health and is the author of six books on human behavior. He has won many awards and appeared on major TV stations and dozens of radio shows. His most recently published book is Behavioral Genes-Why We Do What We Do and How to Change. In addition to Behavioral Genes, Dr. Baird’s books include Happiness Genes, Obesity Genes, Mindful Meals Diet, Modern Christian Happiness Plan, and The Happiness Plan.

January 2011

Facts of Happiness

By |January 30th, 2011|Epigenetics|

The following are the biological facts of happiness.  Regardless of your beliefs about happiness, these facts can be proved by the self examination of your mind and positive emotions from altruistic expressions. There are two types of happiness, depending on whether they result from external or internal causes.   External, is self centered and results from [...]

Parenting: Epigenetic and Altisim

By |January 29th, 2011|Epigenetics|

There are two aspects of parenting to discuss here. One is positive touch and the other is responsivity. When parents are warm and responsive to the child’s needs and desires, the child develops a more agreeable personality, greater conscience, and prosocial behavior. These children show more empathy in our studies. Apparently, if you are treated with [...]

Moving Toward Natural Happiness

By |January 29th, 2011|Epigenetics|

Everyone wants to be happy, but since most people are directed by their unconscious mind, they seek a type of short lived happiness.  A common type of externally conditioned happiness that is identified by: brief pleasures, material possession, self serving relationships, satisfaction and the like. Natural happiness is independent of external circumstances.  It comes from [...]