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How Wisdom, Resilience and Mastery Work Together to Boost Well-Being in Old Age – Neuroscience News

Summary: Wisdom helps strengthen resilience and mastery to reduce stress and increase well-being, improving a person’s ability to better handle later-life adversity and age-related loss. Source: University of Florida It’s not just wisdom that gives some people a sense of well-being as they age. A new study shows that while wise people tend to be …

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Changing our DNA: 'The age of human therapeutic gene editing is here'

Changing our DNA: ‘The age of human therapeutic gene editing is here’

While Rose spent her short life helping to break down the stigma attached to a devastating illness, geneticist David Liu has dedicated his career to developing ways to alter the genetic code that took her life at such a tender age. “That a single misspelling in her DNA ended Adalia’s life so early is a …

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