Intermittent Fasting: From the Ancient Greeks to Isagenix

Calorie restriction (CR) has attracted considerable attention from the press and the scientific community. Since the seminal rat studies of Dr. Clive McCay at Cornell University in the 1930s, the benefits of CR like longer lifespans have been demonstrated in laboratory animals while short-term human studies have documents weight loss and metabolic improvements. Continue reading →

Could Cleanse Days Help Reset Your Appetite?

Scientists refer to the basic concept behind Cleanse Days as intermittent fasting, and an increasing number of studies have highlighted its benefits for supporting weight loss as well as benefits for cellular health and metabolism. But researchers have recently noticed an unexpected benefit of intermittent fasting for helping to manage appetite. Continue reading →