Whatever they found is troubling.

Whatever they found is troubling.

Set alongside the control team (whoever mothers possessed a pregnancy that is relatively stress-free, individuals subjected to their moms’ extreme prenatal anxiety had considerably faster telomeres. By our mid-twenties, the majority of us lose about 60 base pairs of telomere size yearly. Not too of people that had been subjected to extreme prenatal stress — they lose drastically more telomere length every year. The males had 178 fewer base pairs on average (comparable to 3.5 extra many years of aging). Females possessed a shocking 295 base-pair deficit ( five several years of accelerated aging). Continue reading “Whatever they found is troubling.”