Ketogenic diet may increase memory and prolong life

A ketogenic diet (KD), known as a keto diet is the most extreme Low-carbohydrate diet (LCD). The goal is to get more calories from protein and fat than from carbs. When carbohydrate intake is very low the body shifts from using glucose as the main fuel source, to break down protein and fat for energy producing ketones, causing ketosis.

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How does olfactory impairment affect the quality of life?

A productive insight into our understanding of olfactory perception has been made in recent years. Major progress was made in 2004, when Linda Buck and Richard Alex were awarded The Nobel Prize for discovering a large gene family that encodes olfactory receptors in the nose.

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