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In the Media

HealthWatch: UCSF Study Finds Long-Term Damage of Stress on CBS San Francisco. Aoife O'Donovan explains the cumulative effects of stress, and the impact of anticipating stressful situations. She explains the importance of living in the moment.

Is Sugar Toxic? on CBS's 60 Minutes. Dr. Sanjay Gupta speaks with Kimber Stanhope regarding her studies on sugar and high fructose corn syrup, which show increased consumption leads to increased levels of LDL cholesterol and risk of heart disease. He also speaks to other experts regarding the impacts of sugar.

Stress Reduction and Mindful Eating Curb Weight Gain Among Overweight Women by Jeffrey Norris

New Center to Focus on Effects of Stress, Socioeconomic Status on Obesity by Robin Hindery


Less frequent eating predicts greater BMI and waist circumference in female adolescents by Lorrene D. Ritchie in the American Journal of Clinical Nutrition

Circulating Concentrations of Monocyte Chemoattractant Protein-1, Plasminogen Activator Inhibitor-1, and Soluble Leukocyte Adhesion Molecule-1 in Overweight/Obese Men and Women Consuming Fructose- or Glucose-Sweetened Beverages for 10 Weeks by Chad L. Cox, Kimber L. Stanhope, Jean Marc Schwarz, James L. Graham, Bonnie Hatcher, Steven C. Griffen, Andrew A. Bremer, Lars Berglund, John A. McGahan, Nancy L. Keim, and Peter J. Havel in The Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism

Consumption of fructose-sweetened beverages for 10 weeks reduces net fax oxidation and energy expenditure in overweight/obese men and women by C.L. Cox, K.L. Stanhope, J.M. Schwarz, J.L. Graham, B. Hatcher, S.C. Griffen, A.A. Bremer, L. Berglund, J.P. McGahan, P.J. Havel, and N.L. Keim in the European Journal of Clinical Nutrition

Consumption of Fructose and High Fructose Corn Syrup Increase Postprandial Triglycerides, LDL-Cholesterol, and Apolipoprotein-B in Young Men and Women by Kimber L. Stanhope, Andrew A. Bremer, Valentina Medici, Katsuyuki Nakajima, Yasuki Ito, Takamitsu Nakano, Guoxia Chen, Tak Hou Fong, Vivien Lee, Roseanne I. Menorca, Nancy L. Keim, and Peter J. Havel in the October 2011 issue of the Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metbolism


Cindy Leung presented a poster entitled, "Sugar-Sweetened Soda Consumption is Associated with Shorter Leukocyte Telomere Length Among Healthy Adults", at the 2014 American Heart Association Epidemiology and Prevention/Nutrition, Physical Activity and Metabolism Conference in San Francisco, CA on March 18th at 5pm.

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