Depression and bad mood can shorten the length of telomeres, known as a marker of aging body cells.
However, adequate treatment for depression can reverse these processes, according to new research.
Large-scale research has shown that telomeres are shortened in patients with mood-lowering diseases. With adequate treatment of depression and other pathologies with reduced mood, it leads to the restoration of telomere length.
“In a study conducted in the Netherlands, we were able to study telomere length in 2,300 patients with and without depression. Our results showed that patients with active depression have a shorter telomere length than patients with stopped depression, ” Josine Verhoeven from the Department of psychiatry at VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, the Netherlands, said in an interview. Continue reading
Does a tanning salon tan really protect your skin from UV rays?
As you know, people with dark skin types are more protected from the negative effects of ultraviolet light on the skin than people with light skin. Hence, there is an opinion that in order to protect the skin from ultraviolet light, it is necessary to “prepare” it for this. How do I do this? – Solarium. Does a tanning salon tan really protect your skin from UV rays?
To study this issue, a group of scientists conducted a clinical study on patients. According to the results of the study, the level of markers of DNA damage (CPDs) of skin cells by ultraviolet light was the same, both in patients who did not sunbathe in the Solarium, and in those who visited the Solarium. Continue reading
Introducing a new product in Venus Clinic-a new generation fillderma filler, Spain.
Fillderma (Spain) is a new generation of filler manufactured using the modern patented technology of cross-link Tissue Trophy, which provides a long-lasting aesthetic result and minimizes side effects.
Fillderma gels have the property of thixotropy – they liquefy under the influence of mechanical pressure, and at rest they acquire the same form. This provides a natural natural result, lasting effect for up to 12 months. In addition, modern technologies for obtaining hyaluronic acid by biofermentation are almost devoid of allergenic properties. The European safety standard provides a minimum amount of endotoxins, protein, and optimal acidity and osmolarity of the drug, which minimizes the possibility of allergic reactions without a rehabilitation period after the introduction of the Fillderma filler. Continue reading