October 2, 2015
A sweet may sound like a treat, but a steady diet of them also may impair recovery from mental deficits after head trauma.
September 30, 2015
Technology has greatly accelerated research on an ambrosia beetle that is damaging trees in Southern California.
September 24, 2015
A quarter of the fish sampled at markets in California and Indonesia has consumed plastic or man-made fiber material.
September 17, 2015
The Inuit and their Siberian ancestors have special genetic mutations that help them partly counteract the effects of a diet high in marine mammal fat — and most of us don't.
September 9, 2015
$1 million endowment from Givaudan will allow for the creation of endowed chair position to support and maintain collection.
September 8, 2015
UC is conducting case studies of selected California schools to evaluate the effects of a USDA grants program; farm-to-school tours show firsthand the benefits and challenges of providing farm-fresh produce to students.
September 3, 2015
Food activist and scholars are among 10 honored for their work elevating the human experience.
August 31, 2015
Center —one of only 12 nationwide – will support and facilitate studies on obesity, nutrition and metabolism at UCSF and across Northern California.
August 19, 2015
Mom was right about washing the greens: Researchers believe peaks and valleys in leaves could be key to numerous bacterial outbreaks involving leafy green vegetables.
July 22, 2015
The main ingredient in vegetable oil is linked to weight gain, fatty liver, diabetes and insulin resistance.