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1 January 1970

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Low calorie diet and longer life span linked by hormone

The hormone that could be responsible for prolonging life of animals fed on a low-calorie diet has been identified using genetically modified mice.
The hormone that could be responsible for prolonging life of animals fed on a low-calorie diet has been identified using genetically modified mice. The findings open up the… http://www.understandinganimalresearch.org.uk/news/research-medical-benefits/low-calorie-diet-and-longer-life-span-linked-by-hormone/

Does how much you eat affect how long you live?

It has been a long-held belief that a restricted diet prolongs life.
It has been a long-held belief that a restricted diet prolongs life. But a newly published 23-year study of rhesus monkeys has thrown the debate wide open by showing that less… http://www.understandinganimalresearch.org.uk/news/research-medical-benefits/does-how-much-you-eat-affect-how-long-you-live/

High-protein diet shrinks brain

Past research has suggested that high protein diets, such as the Atkin's diet, can increase the risk of heart disease and kidney problems.
Past research has suggested that high protein diets, such as the Atkin's diet, can increase the risk of heart disease and kidney problems. However, a new mouse study has found… http://www.understandinganimalresearch.org.uk/news/research-medical-benefits/high-protein-diet-shrinks-brain/

Balanced diet best for arteries

A team studying the effect of diet on the cardiovascular system in mice have shown that a diet low in carbohydrates could lead to artery damage.
A team studying the effect of diet on the cardiovascular system in mice have shown that a diet low in carbohydrates could lead to artery damage. Three groups of mice each… http://www.understandinganimalresearch.org.uk/news/research-medical-benefits/balanced-diet-best-for-arteries/

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