Brain health: Low-protein, high-carb diet just as good as low-calorie diet

| November 23, 2018

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New research, published in the journal Cell Reports, suggests that a low-protein, high-carb diet may be an easier alternative to calorie restriction for people looking to preserve brain health and prevent cognitive decline. As the world's population ages, protecting against a cognitive decline is becoming increasingly important. One way to achieve this is by restricting the number of calories we consume.

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