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December 8 2006
09:48

The aging of the immune system slows down the extreme low-calorie diet. This has been proven on rhesus monkeys that were starving by the will of the U.S. National Institute on Aging.

University of Oregon experimented with diets macaques. With monkeys received 30% fewer calories than usual.

These monkeys besides improving immunity have demonstrated that they are less likely to fall ill with cardiovascular diseases.

Half-starved monkeys live longer and suffer less frequently, in particular, in contrast to the well-nourished "counterparts, they have not arisen diabetes. Tells MIGnews.com.


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