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Depression may accelerate the aging process of our cells,... - The Verge

Depression may accelerate the aging process of our cells,... - The Verge | human genetics | Scoop.it
Depression may accelerate the aging process of our cells,...
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Those who had the longest and most severe depressive episodes also had the shortest telomere length in their cells. Obvious, since stress seems to have the same consequences.

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Telomeres, lifestyle and Prostate cancer

Telomeres, lifestyle and Prostate cancer | human genetics | Scoop.it
Lifestyle interventions increase telomere length after 5 years in men diagnosed with prostate cancer on active surveillance compared to men just on active surveillance with no lifestyle intervention. Active surveillance is a viable option for men ...
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Epigenetics: Emerging Targets, Available Technologies, Expert Interviews, and ... - PR Newswire (press release)

Epigenetics: Emerging Targets, Available Technologies, Expert Interviews, and ...
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This report covers several technologies, epigenetic targets, and market outlook.
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Lifestyle Changes Could Lengthen Telomeres, Life

Lifestyle Changes Could Lengthen Telomeres, Life | human genetics | Scoop.it
Eating well, exercising regularly and reducing stress can extend life, even if you’ve been dealt a poor genetic hand, according to a small pilot study.
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In The Netherlands available: the Telomere Analysis Technology from Life Length

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Beginnings of the Ends: Telomere Storytime | Sara Gottfried MD

Beginnings of the Ends: Telomere Storytime | Sara Gottfried MD | human genetics | Scoop.it
I've been talking up telomeres a lot lately, which are emerging as the key biomarker of biological aging. Think you look younger than your chronological age? Here's your marker.
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