Yes, a protein rich diet can lead a longer life and reduce risk deaths due to heart diseases.
Before you rush to relish your burger or steak , please note the evidence for beneficial effect is very much in favour of plant proteins than animal proteins.
So Befriend your Beans !
And Love your Lentils !
BMJ 2020; 370 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.m2412 (Published 22 July 2020)
Cite this as: BMJ 2020;370:m2412
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