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Fewer perks of calorie restriction when humans try it

Published on 3rd Sep 2015

Published on 3rd September 2015

Severely cutting calorie intake appears to lower the risk of cardiovascular disease and make people more sensitive to insulin, according to the largest study to date of sustained calorie reduction in adults.

The results do not, however, show the metabolic effects associated with longevity that past calorie-reduction studies have found in animals.

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