Why fasting bolsters brain power: Mark Mattson at TEDxJohnsHopkinsUniversity

Why fasting bolsters brain power: Mark Mattson at TEDxJohnsHopkinsUniversity

Translator: Madina Juarez Reviewer: Carlos Arturo Morales Thanks, Brian. I am at the National Institute on Aging, and as many of you know– people are getting older, and there have been advances in cancer research, cardiovascular disease research– many people who would have died in their 50s and 60s from those diseases are living into…

Fasting associated with sickness behavior critical to surviving bacterial infection | Guido Kroemer

Fasting associated with sickness behavior critical to surviving bacterial infection | Guido Kroemer

[Rhonda]: That’s the question. Do we know the threshold for the stress threshold for, you know, activating autophagy, and when that pushes the mitochondria then to permeabilize and cause cell death? Like, where, for example, with Valter’s work in mice, he had done 48-hour fasts and there was both autophagy and massive apoptosis occurring. So,…