Body Weight

Previous research has identified several factors that may contribute to excessive body weight. Recently, sweeteners and sweet products have been ... Read More

Brain and Cognition

Nutrition is essential in supporting proper development, health, and function of the nervous system and the brain. Dietary factors, including ... Read More


According to the Center for Disease Control (CDC), more than 9 percent of the United States population currently suffers from ... Read More

Gout / Uric Acid

Gout is a painful form of arthritis caused by the buildup of uric acid that can result in uric acid ... Read More

Gut Health

Researchers continue to explore the interaction of nutrients and the gastrointestinal tract, particularly the microbes that make up the microbiome ... Read More

Heart Health

Scientists have been studying the relationship between obesity and metabolic risk factors for decades. One specific relationship being evaluated is ... Read More

Kidney Health

Diabetes is currently the most common cause of chronic kidney disease and failure in the United States. Over time, diseased ... Read More

Liver Health

It is well established that excessive energy intake can lead to adverse liver health outcomes including nonalcoholic fatty liver disease ... Read More

Performance Athletes

In a 2016 position, the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, Dietitians of Canada, and the American College of Sports Medicine ... Read More