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Can Cutting Calories Extend Your Lifespan?

September 19, 2017

Almost a century ago, scientists discovered that cutting calorie intake could dramatically extend lifespan in certain animal species. Despite numerous studies since, however, [...]

Are All Calories the Same?

June 21, 2017

There’s a lot of confusing messaging when it comes to health, nutrition, and weight loss. Imagine my surprise when I read that several foods listed under the headline [...]

Do Slow Eaters Burn More Calories?

May 2, 2017

People have been advising others to chew their food well for a long, long time. In Ayurveda, a school of medicine founded in India some 7,000 years ago, slow and thorough [...]

What Are 10 Easy Ways to Slash Calories?

March 6, 2017

Cutting a few calories here and there won’t show up on the scale immediately, but making consistent changes will. Here are 10 effortless ways to sidestep excess calories [...]