Which proteins should I eat to increase my longevity?

Dr. Mehmet Oz, MD
Cardiology (Cardiovascular Disease)
Protein is an all-encompassing category that includes meats, beans and nuts. Trout and tofu are high in Omega-3 fats, which ensure normal brain function and lower the risk of dementia. Omega-3s are essential to brain health as they provide the building blocks for brain cell renewal. Brazil nuts contain selenium, an antioxidant that fights the free radical damage that can cause cancer.

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