• Jillian Michaels May Have Just Revealed the Secret to Looking Younger

    12 days ago - By Health

    If you could look inside every single cell in your body, you would see 23 pairs of chromosomes. And at the end of every one of those squiggly thread-like things are telomeres. These little caps protect your genetic information from being lost when your cells divide and keep the chromosome from fusing with neighboring chromosomes.
    Think of them like the ends on your shoelaces, but they're not made of cheap plastic. They're made from a series of DNA segments, or “base pairs,” that repeat thousands of times. In white blood cells, for example, you start out with around 8,000 base pairs at the...
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