July 02, 2015
Foods high in fats have long been put into the “unhealthy” category by nutrition experts, but UAB researchers believe this may have been all wrong, all along.
March 04, 2015
February 27, 2015
Published in Student Experience
Hot topics in cancer prevention and control to be highlighted at national ASPO meeting hosted by UAB.
December 19, 2014
September 30, 2014
Research volunteers are needed for a UAB study to determine which combinations of Type 2 diabetes drugs work best for different groups of people.
September 25, 2014
A program to boost early childhood nutrition and break the cycle of obesity kicks off in Birmingham’s Woodlawn neighborhood Sept. 28.
Published in Service to Community
September 15, 2014
Exercise is important for breast cancer survivors, and a UAB study is finding ways to help cancer survivors become more active
July 24, 2014
Consuming a low-carbohydrate diet should be the first step taken by those with diabetes, according to a new study.
UAB nutrition scientists launch an intriguing study of inflammation, obesity and infertility in African elephants in U.S. zoos, a study that may have an impact on the survival of the species.
The American Society of Nutrition is dedicated to bringing together the world’s top researchers, clinical nutritionists and industry to advance knowledge and application of nutrition for the sake of humans and animals.
June 23, 2014
UAB researchers lay out the facts on commonly held but often erroneous obesity myths. Their conclusion? It’s time to move on.
June 16, 2014
Growing a garden helps cancer survivors eat better, but the benefits extend beyond the harvest, UAB study reveals.
May 29, 2014
Published in News You Can Use
Two endocrinology societies, under the direction of a UAB obesity expert, have laid out an action plan to tackle the nation’s obesity epidemic.
March 13, 2014
Published in Experiencing the Arts
January 27, 2014
UAB Schools of Medicine and Health Professions collaborate to form new, all-inclusive medical center to fight obesity
January 22, 2014
A UAB study will pair master gardeners with breast cancer survivors in an effort to promote a healthy diet and physical exercise.
December 04, 2013
Santa just happens to have a lot of risk factors for diabetes, and UAB has some suggestions to keep him coming to town for a long time.