• Healthy Heart Habits Linked to Lower High Blood Pressure Risk

    11 days ago - By Medindia Health

    Middle-aged adults with healthy heart habits may lower high blood pressure or hypertension, said new study.
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  • Placental Telomere Length: Linking Maternal Nutrition to Transgenerational Healthy Aging?

    Placental Telomere Length: Linking Maternal Nutrition to Transgenerational Healthy Aging?

    11 days ago - By Nutrition

    Originally described by David Barker ( 1 ), the Barker hypothesis and subsequently the fetal origin of adult disease hypothesis have prompted a research field that studies the impact of environmental exposures at prenatal and perinatal stages on diseases and risks later in life. These concepts have been further evolved into the developmental origins of health and disease hypothesis, entailing that adverse epigenetic consequences early in life point toward age-related degenerative diseases decades later ( 2 ). Studies of prenatal famine in many countries consistently showed that the...
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