Sweet potatoes are a super food that I have only recently come to appreciate. When preparing my lecture on heart disease epidemiology for our new … Continued
Our children are growing up in a world very different from the world that most adults experienced in their youth. In terms of food and nutrition, these differences are profound and have had and are continuing to have a major impact on our health and the health of the planet. It is important to recognize the implications of these changes from a public health, environmental, and educational perspective.
In medical school, when time was shorter than short and I lived alone, I would periodically get concerned that I wasn’t eating enough leafy greens, because I wasn’t.
Science, according to an abbreviated definition of the Oxford dictionary, is the activity of observing the natural world, through systematic study and experimentation.
What does it mean to have scientific evidence on our side? It means having added value and, very likely, money in the bank, pure and simple.
So, what’s wrong with that? Nothing—if we really understand what ‘science’ means and if we use it properly and wisely.
On June 19th, an article in the New York Times titled, “In Single Gene, a Path to Fight Heart Attacks,” …
During the spring semester of 2013, Southern Adventist University’s (SAU) Campus Ministries Student Wellness Director, Katie Schuen, and Health Science major, Caitlin Hobbs, came together and began a project.
I read with interest the comments on my essay, Fed Up With Fed Up. I particularly welcome the challenges, especially those who thought that I understated the case against sugar.
Our collective consciousness understands that exercise is an important part of a healthy lifestyle.