Increasing Longevity – Can It Be Done?


TheVitaDoc

Do YOU want to live a Longer, Healthier Life?

Doesn’t Everyone?

Have you heard it’s ALL Genetic? [Not Likely]

Is Exercise the answer? [Not necessarily] 

Or Luck? [Why risk it?]

Could it be Nutritional? [More than Likely ;~]

Have you heard that Calorie Restriction [CR] increases longevity?

There is some suggestion it might.

Did You hear about the recent Monkey study?

It didn’t seem to work in Monkeys. 

A little disappointing to the CR crowd.

Confusing? Yes

Explanable? Yep

But, There is Good News !!

Read On…

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The original Calorie Restriction studies done in 1934 by Clive McCay and Mary Crowell at Cornell University.

Rats that were fed 30% fewer calories lived 50% longer than their well-fed counterparts.

Repeat – the calorie restricted animals lived 50% longer!

Exciting Stuff – Everybody wants to live longer!! [even rats]

This sounds like compelling evidence that calorie restriction increases lifespan.

However, on…

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