The reason a calorie-restricted diet extends your lifespan is in your genes

You've probably seen some headlines in recent years heralding the correlation between a lowered caloric intake and increased lifespan. The topic has been a rich area of research for decades, but scientists have been unable to successfully explain the phenomenon. New research from a team at Temple University may have finally cracked the puzzle by revealing that epigenetic changes that occur with age can be slowed through a calorie-restricted diet... Continue Reading The reason a calorie-restricted diet extends your lifespan is in your genes Category: Health & Wellbeing Tags: Aging Diet DNA Lifespan Related Articles: Dual studies suggest high-fat, low-carb diet improves memory and lifespan Caloric restriction increases monkey lifespan, benefits health Does human lifespan have a limit and have we already reached it?

The reason a calorie-restricted diet extends your lifespan is in your genes

You've probably seen some headlines in recent years heralding the correlation between a lowered caloric intake and increased lifespan. The topic has been a rich area of research for ...

Fri 15 Sep 17 from Gizmag

Researchers uncover mechanism behind calorie restriction and lengthened lifespan

Almost a century ago, scientists discovered that cutting calorie intake could dramatically extend lifespan in certain animal species. Despite numerous studies since, however, researchers have ...

Thu 14 Sep 17 from Medical Xpress

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