Are Telomeres The Answer to Cancer and Ageing?


In 2009 the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine was awarded jointly to Elizabeth H. Blackburn, Carol W. Greider and Jack W. Szostak “for the discovery of how chromosomes are protected by telomeres and the enzyme telomerase.”

Pain is Inevitable, Suffering is Optional

Joint Pain

Pain is Inevitable; Suffering is Optional Written by Sabrina Freudenmann One in five doctor consultations involve a patient suffering from chronic pain and almost 5% report severe disabling chronic pain. As chronic pain is an invisible symptom, sufferers can feel misunderstood and stigmatized by friends, partners, family members and even the medical profession. Back problems […]