So you think the Western diet isn’t so bad? Turns out the Western diet shortens telomere length, which means early cell death and early mortality.
Tagged: telomere length
Turns out that what we eat and drink directly affects how fast we age – and this can be measured precisely and specifically.
Shorter telomere length has been linked with shorter life span. New research finds stress, depression and an unstable family life as children decreases telomere length.
Researchers from Northwestern University’s School of Medicine have determined that the use of certain pesticides over a lifetime produces a shortening of chromosome telomeres.