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Exposure To Stress As A Child Can Permanently Affect Your DNA | IFLScience

A team of researchers based at Tulane University School of Medicine has found that exposure to violence or other traumatic events within the family during childhood can leave lasting marks on stretches of DNA called telomeres.

Source: www.iflscience.com

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This entry was posted on June 20, 2014 by in Scoop.it.
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