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Feeling Hungry May Protect the Brain Against Alzheimer's Disease, University of Alabama at Birmingham Study



4/3/2013 7:18:38 AM

The feeling of hunger itself may protect against Alzheimer's disease, according to study published today in the journal PLOS ONE. Interestingly, the results of this study in mice suggest that mild hunger pangs, and related hormonal pathways, may be as important to the much-discussed value of "caloric restriction" as actually eating less.



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