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
So, photo rejuvenation, what is it and why is it so much talked about?!
The quickest and shortest answer: photo-rejuvenation is a procedure that is performed to correct signs of photo-aging. Consider what is meant by this definition.
How does our skin age?
In aesthetic medicine, there are two well known as photo-aging and Chrono aging.
Chrono-aging is a genetically determined process that results in gradual changes in the body’s functions and the condition of the skin and its appendages. Continue reading
A woman’s hands are her business card. But, as a rule, it is the hands that most often betray her age and habits. Sometimes a beautiful manicure and well-groomed cuticle will not save the situation if there is pigmentation on the wrists, and the skin of the hands looks very dry and wrinkled. Adverse environmental effects, occupational hazards, hormonal changes, abuse of household chemicals, everyday life-this is what leaves its mark on our hands in the first place. This effect of external and internal factors destroys the natural lipid mantle, which protects our skin from drying out and dehydration, which leads to a decrease in tone, peeling, the appearance of wrinkles and pigmentation. At the onset of menopause, a fine-wrinkled mesh is formed, venous nodes appear, and various benign neoplasms may occur. In order to improve the external condition of the skin on our hands, careful care is necessary. In the course are a variety of treatments: Continue reading