Tag Archives: health

Stress, Telomeres, Longevity and Caregiving

I’m actually not finished watching this lecture but I found it very interesting as it relates to longevity and stress as the professor is also speaking of the caregiver and even how childhood traumas can affect telomeres and longevity. I may update after I finish watching.

Several studies cited. Many of them reinforcing Continue reading

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Beauty and Perfection

I’m not a big fan of the cult of vanity that feeds a large industry related to food restriction, exercise and ‘health’. I tend to perk my proverbial dog ears whenever a study comes out affirming the ‘Biggest Loser’ mindset as I have found more unhealthy and unhappy people who buy in to that propaganda. I do not believe that weight loss is the panacea that everyone purports it to be. Truly, what brings more happiness? A small number Continue reading