University of Arizona
College of Public Health

New York Times

Well: Weight Gain During Pregnancy Is Especially Good for Boys

Fri, 12/19/2014 - 5:23pm
The less weight a woman gains during pregnancy, the less likely she is to have a boy, an analysis found.






Recipes for Health: For Hanukkah, Cooking With Oil

Fri, 12/19/2014 - 11:45am
The latke tradition is all about oil. This week’s Recipes for Health put the focus on skillet-cooked vegetables.






Phys Ed: How Exercise Changes Our DNA

Fri, 12/19/2014 - 1:31am
Exercise, a new study finds, changes the shape and functioning of our genes, an important step on the way to improved health and fitness.






Ask Well: Wild Fish vs. Farmed Fish

Thu, 12/18/2014 - 3:19pm
A reader asks: Is eating farm-raised fish better than eating no fish at all?






Well: Belly Fat Tied to Sudden Cardiac Death

Wed, 12/17/2014 - 12:24pm
Having a “beer belly” significantly increases the risk for sudden cardiac death, a new study has found.






Well: Questioning the Idea of Good Carbs, Bad Carbs

Wed, 12/17/2014 - 8:56am
For people who already follow a healthful diet, the glycemic index may not be very important.