Archive for the ‘aging’ Category

ScienceDaily: PTSD News

Does depression contribute to the aging process?
Stress has numerous detrimental effects on the human body. Many of these effects are acutely felt by the sufferer, but many more go “unseen,” one of which is shortening of telomere length.
ScienceDaily: Stress News

Anticipation of stressful situations accelerates cellular aging
The ability to anticipate future events allows us to plan and exert control over our lives, but it may also contribute to stress-related increased risk for the diseases of aging, according to a new study.
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and, a song on anticipation, good or bad: