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diet

in Scots practice
1 the date fixed by a court for hearing a case.
2 a single session of a court.

DIET. An assembly held by persons having authority to manage the public affairs of the nation. In Germany, such assemblies are known by this name:

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Insulin-like growth factor-1 (IGF-1) was significantly lower among those 50 to 65 years old with low protein intake, while for those 65-plus the difference between the effects that high- and low-protein diets had on IGF-1 were insignificant.
Caption: Dead meat Middle-aged people who ate low-protein diets died at lower rates than those on moderate- or high-protein diets.
However, we also propose that at older ages, it may be important to avoid a low-protein diet to allow the maintenance of healthy weight and protection from frailty," Crimmins said.
They need a low-protein diet and while they like raisins as a treat, these should be limited to two per day.
People with PKU must follow a lifelong strict low-protein diet to avoid phenylalanine, which is abundant in most protein-rich foods such as meat, dairy foods, eggs, nuts and beans.
Summary: TEHRAN (FNA)- Findings of a new Study revealed that the offspring of mothers on a low-protein diet are more likely to develop hypertension as adults.
Washington, July 26 ( ANI ): Earlier studies have shown that the offspring of mothers on a low-protein diet are more likely to develop hypertension as adults - now scientists know how.
However, when the group being fed a high-protein diet was switched to a low-protein diet, the cancer foci decreased sharply.
The recommendation of a low-protein diet is rather controversial.
If she didn't stick to her strict low-protein diet, she would suffer brain damage.
While eating the low-protein diet, all 18 patients recorded fewer off periods and averaged about 100 fewer minutes of off time per day than while on the balanced diet.
While the low-protein diet may help those with chronic kidney and liver insufficiency, for example, it is known to lead to muscle loss.