Body Weight

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

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