• Getting kids back in the game

    School of Medicine pediatrician, a panelist at Aspen Ideas Fest, says she’s optimistic about effort to reverse trend of childhood obesity

    June 30, 2015
    Chris Casey
  • Debunking exercise myths

    Tips to enjoy a lifestyle that can prevent premature aging

    January 21, 2015
  • Obesity Symposium

    Experts survey obesity landscape, tools and solutions

    November 14, 2014
    Tonya Ewers
  • Sitting is the new smoking

    Walkstations help students get moving

    October 1, 2014
    Courtney Harrell
  • Overcoming barriers to physical activity for African-American women

    Study finds hairstyle can affect exercise: “My hair or my life”

    July 23, 2014
    Jackie Brinkman
  • Diet beverages shown to play positive role in dieters’ weight loss

    Clinical trial conducted at CU Anschutz Health and Wellness Center affirms that drinking diet beverages helps people lose weight

    A groundbreaking new study released today by the University of Colorado’s Anschutz Health and Wellness Center and published in Obesity, the journal of The Obesity Society, confirms definitively that drinking diet beverages helps people lose weight.… Full Story

    May 26, 2014
    Marcia Neville
  • Weight loss leads to fertility hope

    Approach reduces the effects of polycystic ovarian syndrome

    AURORA, Colo. – Good advice, one-on-one guidance and personal motivation got 24-year-old Kristina Colson where she needed to be—25 pounds lighter and with reduced symptoms of her polycystic ovarian syndrome (PCOS), a major cause of infertility in women.… Full Story

    January 23, 2014
    Dan Meyers
  • Q&A: Holly Wyatt, MD

    Weight loss expert, future TV star, potato chip addict

    by Amy Vaerewyck | University Communications ​Holly Wyatt, MD, is associate director of the Anschutz Health and Wellness Center, which is playing partner and host to ABC’s “Extreme Weight Loss” TV show.… Full Story

    August 5, 2013
    Amy Ventura