Intestines modify their cellular structure in response to diet

According to researchers from Carnegie Institution for Science, body organs such as the intestine and ovaries undergo structural changes in response to dietary nutrients that can have lasting impacts on metabolism, as well as cancer susceptibility, Their work used fruit flies, which are currently the most-sensitive experimental system for such detecting diet-induced cellular changes that… Continue reading Intestines modify their cellular structure in response to diet

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Anti-inflammatory diet linked to reduced risk of early death

A new study finds that adhering to an anti-inflammatory diet is associated with lower risks of dying from any cause, dying from cardiovascular causes, and dying from cancer. In the study of 68,273 Swedish men and women aged 45 to 83 years who were followed for 16 years, participants who most closely followed an anti-inflammatory… Continue reading Anti-inflammatory diet linked to reduced risk of early death