Tag: nutrition

Metabolite produced by gut microbiota from pomegranates reduces inflammatory bowel disease

Scientists at UofL have shown that a microbial metabolite, Urolithin A, derived from a compound found in berries and pomegranates, can reduce and protect...

UofL research looks at effects of chronic toxin exposure, high-fat diet

Chronic exposure to arsenic could cause all kinds of health problems for adults. But according to research from the University of Louisville, that exposure...

New culinary elective course teaches UofL med students to help patients...

A doctor, a dietitian and a chef walk into a kitchen … No joke. They are there to teach medical students about choosing and preparing...

Get Healthy Now adds new programming to keep New Year’s resolutioners...

January is almost over, but that is certainly no reason to abandon your New Year’s resolutions. UofL’s Get Healthy Now is offering a bevy...

What’s the skinny on dietary fat? Find out at Beer with...

We’ve heard the mantra for years: Avoid obesity and the diseases that accompany it by eating less fat. But recent reports seem to contradict...