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Obesity is on the rise. Weight loss remains the key in management of obesity. Dietary changes, including calorie restrictions, as well as regular physical activity are important measures for management of obesity.

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UMD awarded grant to develop an integrated hypertension management program for older adults

UMD awarded grant to develop an integrated hypertension management program for older adults

'Good cholesterol' protects the liver from inflammation and injury, study shows

'Good cholesterol' protects the liver from inflammation and injury, study shows

Study: Omega-3 levels in blood erythrocytes are good mortality risk predictors

Study: Omega-3 levels in blood erythrocytes are good mortality risk predictors

Research focuses on ways to enhance gluten-free products

Research focuses on ways to enhance gluten-free products

Traditional Japanese dish may hold an answer to COVID-19

Traditional Japanese dish may hold an answer to COVID-19

UMD receives funding to enhance quality of pork production through improved muscle growth in pigs

UMD receives funding to enhance quality of pork production through improved muscle growth in pigs

Protein consumption at breakfast can increase muscle size and function, finds study

Protein consumption at breakfast can increase muscle size and function, finds study

Children of obese mothers at increased risk of fatty liver disease

Children of obese mothers at increased risk of fatty liver disease

Psychiatric patients have higher odds of hospitalization and death following COVID-19

Psychiatric patients have higher odds of hospitalization and death following COVID-19

A comprehensive approach to encourage citizens to follow Mediterranean diet

A comprehensive approach to encourage citizens to follow Mediterranean diet

UN report highlights dramatic worsening of world hunger in the pandemic year

UN report highlights dramatic worsening of world hunger in the pandemic year

Plant-based diet rich in soy reduces troubling menopause symptoms by 84%

Plant-based diet rich in soy reduces troubling menopause symptoms by 84%

Adult children's educational attainment impacts their parents' mental and physical health

Adult children's educational attainment impacts their parents' mental and physical health

Metabolomics: The Individual Metabolic Profile is the Key to Personalized Medicine

Metabolomics: The Individual Metabolic Profile is the Key to Personalized Medicine

Bacteroides-dominant gut microbiome linked with advanced cognition and language skills in infant boys

Bacteroides-dominant gut microbiome linked with advanced cognition and language skills in infant boys

Whole grain consumption may reduce risk factors of heart disease as we age

Whole grain consumption may reduce risk factors of heart disease as we age

Combination of dietary isoflavones and metabolizing gut bacteria may protect against MS

Combination of dietary isoflavones and metabolizing gut bacteria may protect against MS

New study focuses on personalized therapies for people with severe asthma

New study focuses on personalized therapies for people with severe asthma

USF receives $69.9 Million NIH funding to continue study on type 1 diabetes

USF receives $69.9 Million NIH funding to continue study on type 1 diabetes

Study: Diet rich in fermented foods boosts microbial diversity, decreases inflammation

Study: Diet rich in fermented foods boosts microbial diversity, decreases inflammation