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How a Plant-Based Diet Might Help You Live Longer

A recent review suggested that plant-based diets may prove to be a useful nutritional strategy for lifespan extension in part because they tend to be naturally low in methionine. Apparently, the less …

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A Low-Methionine Diet May Help Starve Cancer Cells

In designing an antibiotic, you couldn't create a drug that destroyed DNA because that's something that both humans and bacteria share in common. It would kill bacteria, but it might kill us, too. Ins…

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