restriction diet

restriction diet

A diet that limits and/or increases specific foods, which is intended to reduce the risk of a particular condition.

Restriction diets 
Atherosclerosis
Goal
Reduce weight and cholesterol.
 
Method
Decrease saturated fat, cholesterol; increase bran, fish, garlic, olive oil, red wine.
 
Hypertension
Goal
Reduce blood pressure.
 
Method
Decrease salt (only half of patients respond to salt restriction).
 
Cancer
Goal
Reduce cancer.

Method
Dietary fat has been linked to cancer of breast, colon, prostate and ovaries; polyunsaturated fats are a substrate for peroxidative reactions and thus should be reduced; increased fibre and cruciferous vegetables are linked to decreased colorectal cancer, an effect attributed to decreased contact of the colonic mucosa with carcinogens; alcohol consumption is associated with hepatoma, oropharyngeal and oesophageal cancer with very low cholesterol.
 
Renal failure
Goal
Limit or slow progression of failure.

Method
Low-protein diet slows progression of renal failure.
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One trial in 2017 compared IF versus a standard calorie restriction diet for a full year and concluded both forms of dieting were similarly effective.
Over 200 young and middle-aged normal-weight or moderately overweight adults were randomly assigned to follow either a calorie restriction diet or their usual diets.
During the course of two years, participants in the study who were on a calorie restriction diet lowered their blood pressure and levels of bad (LDL) cholesterol, and saw a 24% drop in concentrations of triglycerides, a type of fat in the blood.
Studies have shown also that children suffering from epileptic seizures had fewer incidences of seizures when placed on calorie restriction diet or IF as fasting may counteract the over-excited signals exhibited in epileptic brain.
RNA were isolated from thymus tissue of ad libitum, chronic calorie restriction, and intermittent calorie restriction diet MMTV-TGF-[alpha] mice from 10 weeks of age to 17 weeks of age or 18 weeks of age.
None of the subjects was subjected to a caloric restriction diet at the time of the study.
According to the video, in a regular calorie restriction diet, about 25 percent of muscle mass is lost.
Researcher Dr Stephen Simpson, from the University of Sydney in Australia, said: "We've shown that, when compared head-to-head, mice got the same benefits from a low protein, high carbohydrate diet as a 40% caloric restriction diet.
He's had to cope with the calorie restriction diet, the Stone Age diet and the rather boring sounding 100 per cent fruit diet.
Giles Coren also meets people from around the world obsessed with longevity; undertakes the calorie restriction diet; tries one that consists only of foods hunted, fished or gathered by humankind's Paleolithic ancestors; and another fruit-centric diet.
A caloric restriction diet with increased protein, replacement of refined with complex carbohydrates, and decreased saturated fat can produce a substantial reduction in uric acid.
I recently read of the calorie restriction diet, in which you can't eat wheat, sugar, dairy or meat.