• Liver clinic targets silent epidemic with team approach

    Doctors pair up in fight against obesity-driven, potentially-fatal disease

    After watching the cafeteria lady’s husband die under his team’s care, Thomas Jensen, MD, began focusing on preventing the scenario from happening again.… Full Story

    September 6, 2018
    Debra Melani
  • New weight-loss trial commencing for Elipse Balloon

    The investigational device does not require surgery or incisions, is approved in Europe and the Middle East

    February 14, 2018
    Nathan Gill
    Elipse Balloon by Allurion
  • Project takes AIM at rural students' health

    ColoradoSPH team receives more than $3.5 million in grants to continue work

    October 24, 2017
    Debra Melani
    ColoradoSPH health project
  • CU collaboration produces health 'game-changer'

    METHOD app helps everyone from NHL players to couch potatoes achieve optimum fitness

    February 21, 2017
    Chris Casey
    METHOD app shows individualized biometric data
  • Research investigates role of protein in obesity

    Understanding differences in obesity among socioeconomic groups

    February 8, 2017
    Nathan Gill
    protein sources
  • Common antioxidant may guard against development of liver disease

    PQQ is found in kiwi fruit, soy and celery

    January 3, 2017
    David Kelly
    Liver disease
  • Obese and anorexic individuals react differently to taste

    Flavors either too intense or hard to distinguish

    Researchers at the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus have discovered that women suffering from anorexia nervosa and those who are obese respond differently to taste, a finding that could lead to new treatments for the eating disorders.… Full Story

    May 16, 2016
    David Kelly
  • Antibiotics before age 2 increase obesity risk

    3 or more courses of antibiotics increases childhood obesity risk

    While early antibiotic use has been associated with a number of rare long-term health consequences, new research links antibiotics to one of the most important and growing public health problems worldwide — obesity.… Full Story

    March 24, 2016
    Nathan Gill