Caloric restriction and fasting can regenerate brain cells.

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Caloric restriction and fasting can regenerate brain cells.

Post by Individual » Tue Jun 02, 2009 6:34 pm

Interesting study:
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So maybe that's why monks eat so little?
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Re: Caloric restriction and fasting can regenerate brain cells.

Post by DNS » Tue Jun 02, 2009 10:14 pm

Additional research suggests that increasing time intervals between meals might be a better choice than chronic calorie restriction
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Re: Caloric restriction and fasting can regenerate brain cells.

Post by retrofuturist » Tue Jun 02, 2009 11:31 pm

Greetings,

Upholding the precept of not eating after noon when in a mindful/meditative situation does seem perfectly normal and natural.

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