Colter Mitchell

Colter Mitchell led study on the association of father loss and child telomere length quoted in the news

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"'Boy crisis' threatens America's future with economic, health and suicide risks" - USA Today. 4/7/2019.

"And dad-deprivation is a significant predictor of the increasing rate of male suicide, drug overdose, obesity and withdrawal into video game addiction. It even predicts by age 9 a shorter life expectancy as determined by shorter telomeres, protective end caps of chromosomes."

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