• 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
  • Study: To keep pounds off, consider walking the dog

    CU Anschutz researchers examine how patterns of light exercise, sedentary behavior affect weight-loss maintenance

    January 31, 2017
    Chris Casey
    Woman walking a dog in the city
  • 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
  • Meet endurance goals with visit to Human Performance Lab

    Through end of month, CU Anschutz Health and Wellness Center offers special price on assessments

    December 3, 2015
    Guest Contributor
    CU Anschutz Health and Wellness Center
  • Fat cells originating from bone marrow found in humans

    Cells could contribute to diabetes, heart disease

    AURORA, Colo. (Nov. 24, 2015) –  Researchers at the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus have found that fat cells produced by stem cells from the bone marrow may be linked to chronic illnesses like diabetes, cardiovascular disease, kidney disease and some cancers.… Full Story

    November 24, 2015
    David Kelly
  • New campus clinic open to students

    Campus Health Center now offering integrated care for AMC students

    September 23, 2015
    Steven Barcus
    Student clinic
  • Researchers find key step in taste bud regeneration

    Findings could help cancer patients

    Researchers at the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus have discovered a key molecular pathway that aids in the renewal of taste buds, a finding that may help cancer patients suffering from an altered sense of taste during treatment.… Full Story

    May 28, 2015
    David Kelly