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Breaking down calories

You see them counted on food labels and now on restaurant menus. But do you know what calories are?

Jun 09, 2018
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Less is more? Gene switch for healthy aging found

Aging is a major risk factor for physical frailty and the development of age-related diseases such as cancer, cardiovascular diseases, type II diabetes and Alzheimer's disease. Numerous studies have already shown that a calorie-restricted ...

May 25, 2018
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Is fasting a diet solution?

(HealthDay)—Research shows that fasting on alternate days has health benefits, including lowering the amount of inflammation in the body.

May 23, 2018
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Tasty, healthy alternatives to sandwich bread

(HealthDay)—Sandwiches make convenient lunches, but those two slices of bread can really eat into your day's calorie allotment. What's more, typical white bread doesn't provide much in the way of nutrients.

May 18, 2018
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