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Current research Highlights

Bacteriophages – An Alternative to Antibiotics?

People taking antibiotics often develop resistance and experience gastrointestinal distress, since antibiotics kill both bad and good bacteria in the ...

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Defining the Human Requirement for Magnesium

Magnesium is important for many processes in the body, including regulating muscle and nerve function, blood sugar levels, and blood pressure and maki...

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LGBTQ+ Nutrition

LGBTQ+ individuals have unique nutrition needs that may change throughout the process of social integration or physical transition. Unique needs of i...

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Bone Health: Early Prevention of Osteoporosis

Osteoporosis and low-bone mass (commonly referred to as osteopenia) are a major public health threat to approximately 53.6 million Americans age 50 ye...

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Combating COVID-19 and the Role of Nutrition

In December 2019, the viral pandemic of respiratory illness caused by COVID-19, otherwise known as severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SA...

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The Saqmolo’ Project

Approximately 150 million children—or roughly one-quarter of all the children in the world—are "stunted," or too short for their age. This has a d...

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Research interests

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    Bone Health and Osteoporosis

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    Magnesium Requirements

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    Nutrition and COVID-19

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    Choline and Cogition

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    Dietary Supplements

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    Anthocyanins and Other Flavonoids

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    LGBTQ+ Nutrition

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    Gut Microbiome

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    Low-Grade Inflammation

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    Nutrient Shortfalls

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    Sports Nutrition

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    First 1000 Days

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    ScienceBased Policy

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Scientific Contributions

FROM MY BLOG

Transgender Nutrition and Health: An Update

October 10, 2022

Evidence-based dietary guidelines are critical for ensuring that all individuals thrive when it comes to long-term health and wellbeing.  Current...

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Flavanol-3s: Not for Survival but for Flourish

October 5, 2022

What Are Flavan-3-ols? Flavan-3-ols are a complex group of dietary bioactive compounds commonly found in plant-based food and drinks, such as tea, a...

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Magnesium Deficiency & Inadequacy: Dietary Recommendations to Fight it Back

September 14, 2022

Magnesium deficiency, or magnesium in general, is one of the core topics we cover on this blog, which is understandable considering all the things it ...

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