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Better diet can mean longer life, Harvard study finds


Garlic can be an important element of the Mediterranean diet, which has been linked to a better quality of life, a lower risk of chronic disease and better brain health in older adults. As for the suggestion that garlic can ward off colds, boost the

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The all-star Mediterranean diet might improve your gut health better than other diets can
Well+Good - April 30, 2018

At this point, what’s not to love about the Mediterranean diet? Recent studies have found that it could keep your bones strong as you age and help slow the aging process. The latest research is making it clear that its benefits are essentially ...

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There isn't enough land to grow all the food we'd need for the world to follow the USDA-recommended diet | CBC News
CBC.ca - August 16, 2018

Workers harvest wild blueberries at the Ridgeberry Farm in Appleton, Maine. For the global population to adhere to the USDA dietary guidelines, an additional gigahectare of fertile land — roughly the size of Canada — is required, researchers say.(Robert ...

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How do insects survive on a sugary diet? Study offers clues to how aphids capitalize on relationship with beneficial bacteria through changes in gene expression linked to DNA methylation
Science Daily - May 25, 2018

There's a reason parents tell their kids to lay off the sugar: too much isn't good for you.But small sap-sucking insects called aphids can survive quite nicely on a largely sugar-based diet, despite their inability to make important nutrients from scratch. The ...

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Effect of twice-weekly calorie restriction diet for glycemic control in patients with type 2 diabetes
EurekAlert (press release), District of Columbia - July 20, 2018

Bottom Line: A diet with calorie restriction two days per week was comparable to a diet with daily calorie restriction for glycemic control in patients with type 2 diabetes.Why The Research Is Interesting: Conventional weight-loss diets with daily calorie ...

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