August 22, 2018

Sickly sweet: How much sugar is too much?

UMass Lowell researcher weighs in on how to avoid hidden sources, make healthier choices to reduce health risks Sugar. Some people crave it. Others are wary […]
August 6, 2018

Nutrition expert: A healthy gut = a healthy body

‘Food will be medicine’ in the future, says UMass Lowell researcher The next time you pick up that doughnut, consider this: There’s a war for survival […]
March 6, 2017

Beat the Heat the seriousness of Dehydration

Dehydration can be a serious thing. As much fun as summer can be, there are some hidden dangers that can affect our children. In addition to […]
April 22, 2016

Lead By Example

You’re sprawled out on the couch, one hand on the TV remote, the other hand digging into a half-empty bag of potato chips in between swigs […]
December 5, 2015

Covers Girls

How images affect young girls and how we can help. “I’m fat.” “I need to lose all this weight.”   “I’m not eating.” As I hear […]