University of Arizona
College of Public Health

New York Times

Well: Counting Your Bites for Weight Loss

Wed, 11/25/2015 - 12:18pm
Having people count their every bite and swallow resulted in weight loss — at least for those who could keep doing it.

Well: Coke’s Chief Scientist, Who Orchestrated Obesity Research, Is Leaving

Wed, 11/25/2015 - 10:05am
Rhona Applebaum, Coca-Cola’s top scientist, is stepping down, a move that follows revelations that the company had funded research that played down the role beverages played in the spread of obesity.

Well: Ask Well: Do Cranberries Offer Health Benefits?

Wed, 11/25/2015 - 4:00am
Cranberries contain chemical compounds called proanthocyanidins that may have benefits throughout the body.

Rise in Early Cervical Cancer Detection Is Linked to Affordable Care Act

Tue, 11/24/2015 - 1:57pm
Researchers say there has been a substantial increase in women under the age of 26 who have received a diagnosis of early-stage cervical cancer since the health law came into effect in 2010.

Well: Squash, Eggplant and Tomato Tian

Tue, 11/24/2015 - 11:48am
A colorful dish to brighten your holiday table.

Well: Stuffed Portobello Mushrooms

Tue, 11/24/2015 - 11:48am
Portobello mushrooms are a great option for a vegan or vegetarian main course because they are large enough to fill a plate,and can be stuffed with a variety of flavors.

Well: Light Treatment May Work on Nonseasonal Depression, Study Finds

Tue, 11/24/2015 - 11:20am
The study says bright light therapy, which has been used effectively for seasonal affective disorder, may also work to treat the more common nonseasonal depression.

Well: Photographing Veterans Back From War

Tue, 11/24/2015 - 10:01am
The photographs are riveting; only upon second glance do you realize that something is different.

Well: Ask Well: Essential Tremor

Tue, 11/24/2015 - 3:45am
What is essential tremor and what can be done about it?

Well: A Prescription for Sticker Shock Caused by Drug Costs

Mon, 11/23/2015 - 5:15pm
In worrisome times of rising prices for medications, it pays to know how to get what you need for less money and with the fewest hassles.

Well: Video Game Is Built to Be Prescribed to Children With A.D.H.D.

Mon, 11/23/2015 - 3:15pm
A game maker plans to seek approval from the Food and Drug Administration to allow doctors to prescribe its game to treat attention deficit hyperactivity disorder.

Well: Breast-Feeding Is Good for Mothers, Not Just Babies, Studies Suggest

Mon, 11/23/2015 - 3:00pm
Breast milk may provide the ideal nourishment for an infant, but two recent studies are putting a different spin on the bottle-versus-breast debate.

Well: Vegetarian Thanksgiving: Roasted Pumpkin Wedges With Chili Pesto

Mon, 11/23/2015 - 2:12pm
The thick wedges of pumpkin, once out of the oven, are velvety rich, and the pesto has all the flavors we associate with fall.

Well's Vegetarian Thanksgiving:: Artichoke Torte

Mon, 11/23/2015 - 2:08pm
Although artichokes aren’t a typical November vegetable, they freeze well and can be enjoyed any time of year.