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People are raving about “metabolism drops," on social media, supplements designed to boost energy and accelerate weight loss. Experts caution about unregulated supplements, and potential health risks.
Source:Columbia University Irving Medical Center
Nature Index Annual Tables has named Columbia University Irving Medical Center the top health care institution for scientific research.
Source:Center for Science in the Public Interest
This article highlights new results indicating that dietary risks (other than BMI) is now the leading risk factor in the number of deaths in the US in 2016, surpassing tobacco.
Source:The Wall Street Journal
Dr. Marie-Pierre St-Onge, associate professor of nutritional medicine at Columbia and director of the university's Sleep Center for Excellence, discusses the sleep-diet relationship.
- May 1, 2019
Save the date for the 2019 Obesity Course!
- May 22, 2018
Columbia University - China Circle Meeting in Shanghai.
- May 20, 2018
Columbia University-China Circle Meeting in Beijing.
Source:United Press InternationalMarch 23, 2018
Utpal Pajvan, MD, PhD, discusses how inhibiting a liver enzyme may help lower triglycerides.
Source:Daily MailMarch 21, 2018
Nutrition and Metabolic Biology faculty, Ira Tabas, MD, PhD, published a new study uncovering the link between our waistline and insuline resistance.
- July 17, 2017
Advertising about artificial sweeteners can be misleading, says Sharon Akabas, PhD, director of the MS in Nutrition Science program at the Institute of Human Nutrition.