Randomized Cross-over Trial Of Short-term Water-only Fasting: Metabolic And Cardiovascular Consequences

Effect Increase
Values While fasting, growth hormone was about 1.5 ng/dL higher than baseline and 2.7 ng/dL higher than when fed.
Trial Design Randomized trial
Trial Length 24 hours
Number of Subjects 30
Sex Both Genders
Age Range 18-29, 30-44, 45-64
Notes for this study:
In this crossover study, participants engaged in a day of normal eating and a 24-hour water-only fast in random order, with no washout period.