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Diets of the most long lived people

A few minutes before 6 a. There is a strong rationale for each. Anyway, the following paragraph sums it all. Born in Britain, she celebrated her th birthday last year. The diets followed by these centenarians lines up with much of the studies that suggest people who consume more vegetables and other plants while avoiding… Read More »

No carb diet for old people

Low-carbohydrate diets, such as the ketogenic diet, have become more popular due to claims they may aid in weight loss, improve cholesterol levels, decrease blood pressure and increase energy. Here, the aging-in-place home care providers at Avila Home Care detail the potential benefits and risks of low-carb, high-protein diets for seniors. A low-carb diet limits… Read More »

What people have said about the peleo diet

Finding yourself confused by the seemingly endless promotion of weight-loss strategies and diet plans? In this series, we take a look at some popular diets—and review the research behind them. Paleo proponents state that because our genetics and anatomy have changed very little since the Stone Age, we should eat foods available during that time… Read More »

Percentage of people use diet pills

A study released today by the University of Minnesota’s “Project EAT” Eating Among Teens shows startling results of 2, female teenagers studied over a five-year period. The study found that high school-aged females’ use of diet pills nearly doubled from 7. By the ages of 19 and 20, 20 percent of females surveyed used diet… Read More »