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Archive: July 2016

Fast Solution (Financial Express)

Financial Express cited research by Valter Longo of the USC Davis School on how a fast-mimicking diet in combination with chemotherapy, can help reduce tumor growth.

Fasting-like Diet Turns the Immune System Against Cancer

A low-calorie fasting-like diet, plus chemotherapy, enables the immune system to recognize and kill skin and breast cancer cells, according to a new study in mice led by Professor Valter Longo. A second study on human patients shows that fasting is safe and may protect against chemotherapy’s side effects.