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Free LivingTheCRWay Teleconference and Holiday Recipes

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Last night’s teleconference brought LivingTheCRWay members  up to date about significant advances they will benefit from: A collaboration with Dr. Rob Knight of American Gut Health and the University of Colorado at Boulder. We expect the partnership to provide insights that will allow members to improve microbiome function and resilience. Make sure to listen to… read more

What is Calorie Restriction, Anyway?

What is Calorie Restriction?

We’ve just returned from an exhilarating and highly beneficial series of CR Society conferences in California. The events included the CR Society’s 10th anniversary as a non-profit organization. We are pleased and proud to have played a role in helping it thrive. One central discussion point was how to define calorie restriction. This was the… read more

How long will you live? And how well? Two Calorie Restriction Pathways will Decide.

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How long will you live? And how well? These 2 Pathways will Decide. Find out more at the CR Society Conference June 5 – 8: Wednesday through Saturday Novato, CA – just north of San Francisco.  Imagine two pathways that are so important that they determine how long you live and, even more important, your… read more

The Science of Caloric Restriction: What’s to be gained, what’s to be learned?

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  Restricting calories has been shown to extend healthspan in a variety of species, including yeast, worms, fish, fruit flies, rodents and dogs. But results of studies on our close evolutionary cousins, rhesus monkeys, have been contradictory and controversial. Studies on humans who live a “caloric-restricted lifestyle” show improved cardiovascular health – but it is… read more

Expert teleconference on Calorie Restriction, Exercise, and Longevity

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Many people are signing up to be CR Way members so they can take advantage of the teleconference series, which features health and longevity experts. Tonight’s Guest is Dr. Pankaj Kapahi, professor at the Buck Institute for Research on Aging. It will be held at 7:30 (ET). Dr. Kapahi has had a significant  influence on… read more