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AFAR in the News: The Wall Street Journal Article on Protein Intake Cites AFAR

Mar 12
2014

AFAR in the News: The Wall Street Journal Article on Protein Intake Cites AFAR View MoreBACK

A March 12th article in The Wall Street Journal spotlighted AFAR’s pioneering April 2013 symposium, “Optimal Protein Intake in Older Adults."

The article explored the dichotomy between the negative longevity effects of high-protein diets on individuals under the age of 66 and the healthy-aging outcomes of the same diet for older adults

Also sited was 1998 AFAR Research in the Biology of Aging grantee and 2013 Vincent Cristofalo Rising Star Award in Aging Research honoree, Valter Longo, Ph.D., Edna M. Jones Professor of Gerontology at the University of Southern California, Davis.

For more expert tips on nutrition and healthy aging, check out AFAR’s InfoAging resource here





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