Health Benefits of Fasting and Caloric Restriction

Health Benefits of Fasting and Caloric Restriction Curr Diab Rep (2017) 17: 123 LIFESTYLE MANAGEMENT TO REDUCE DIABETES/CARDIOVASCULAR RISK (B CONWAY AND H KEENAN, SECTION EDITORS) 1 2 3 4 5 Saeid Golbidi & Andreas Daiber & Bato Korac & Huige Li & M. Faadiel Essop & Ismail Laher Published online: 23 October 2017 Springer Science+Business Media, LLC 2017 Abstract of binge eating following a fasting period are crucial in main- Purpose of Review Obesity and obesity-related diseases, taining the desired favorable outcomes. largely resulting from urbanization and behavioral changes, . . . are now of global importance. Energy restriction, though, is Keywords Calorie restriction Diabetes Adipose tissue associated with health improvements and increased longevity. Oxidative stress We review some important mechanisms related to calorie lim- itation aimed at controlling of metabolic diseases, particularly diabetes. Introduction Recent Findings Calorie restriction triggers a complex series of intricate events, including activation of cellular stress re- It is abundantly clear that the obesity epidemic has affected sponse elements, improved autophagy, modification of apo- most countries in the Middle East more severely [1, 2, 3� , 4, ptosis, and alteration in hormonal balance. Intermittent fasting 5]. It is disconcerting that increases in the rates of obesity and is not Current Diabetes Reports Springer Journals

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