Mechanism linking cumulative childhood stress to telomere erosion

Mechanism linking cumulative childhood stress to telomere erosion

Posted by: on Apr 25, 2013 | No Comments

There is increasing interest in discovering mechanisms that mediate the effects of childhood stress on late-life disease morbidity and mortality.

Chronic pain & phobic anxiety linked with shorter telomeres

Chronic pain & phobic anxiety linked with shorter telomeres

Posted by: on Apr 4, 2013 | No Comments

New studies find that chronic pain and phobic anxiety are linked with shorter telomeres, which suggests that sufferers of these ailments may be aging prematurely and points to ways to reverse that process.