Evolving Health

Monthly Archives: March 2012

“I can’t help it, it’s my genes” is a familiar phrase among frustrated dieters and gym goers who feel they can’t make the scale budge despite all efforts to reduce calories and exercise more. There may be something to their justification. After all, weight can depend partly on genetic makeup (among several other factors). Luckily, the genetic revolution continues to churn out exciting news giving us hope that, no, we’re not completely… Read More

Welcome new followers! I’m excited to report that I’ve been selected as official blogger for The American Society for Nutrition (ASN) 76th Scientific Sessions and Annual Meeting in conjunction with Experimental Biology 2012 (EB 2012) on April 21 through 25 in San Diego, Calif. Click here for a peek at the preliminary program. What exactly is EB 2012? The conference is a highly anticipated annual event where six scientific societies hold their joint scientific sessions… Read More