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Kids getting a steady diet of fast food on the tube

Kids getting a steady diet of fast food on the tube

Kids getting a steady diet of fast food on the tube

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NIH awards $12.4 million for study of nutrition and aging.

NIH awards $12.4 million for study of nutrition and aging.

NIH awards $12.4 million for study of nutrition and aging.

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An innovative approach to a possible treatment for prostate and breast cancers

An innovative approach to a possible treatment for prostate and breast cancers

An innovative approach to a possible treatment for prostate and breast cancers

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Pennington Biomedical Supports the U.S. Military Every Day

Since 1988, the Pennington Biomedical Research Center has supported the U.S. Military and has become the No. 1 provider of nutrition science for the Department of Defense, or DOD. Over the years, that relationship has grown to include research focused on all aspects of readiness, performance and resilience. Over the past 35 years, Pennington Biomedical has attracted researchers from around the world to its Baton Rouge campus with the purpose of helping people live longer, healthier lives. These internationally renowned scientists collaborate with their colleagues in 240 academic institutions in 24 countries. Their work has generated close to 400,000 citations in scientific literature with five scientists ranking among the most cited researchers in the world

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New Study Offers COVID-19 Testing in Black Communities

New Study Offers COVID-19 Testing in Black Communities

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Science Moves Closer to Diet that Improves Metabolic Health  But Doesn’t Require Sharply Reducing Calorie Consumption

Science Moves Closer to Diet that Improves Metabolic Health But Doesn’t Require Sharply Reducing Calorie Consumption

Methionine Restricted Diet Advance

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Weight Management Help for Children with Obesity

Weight Management Help for Children with Obesity

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A Window Into Pennington Biomedical’s World-Class Research Center

Its beautiful buildings and park-like campus sitting on 222-acres might be an iconic East Baton Rouge Parish landmark. Still, few Louisianans really understand what goes on inside LSU’s Pennington Biomedical Research Center at 6400 Perkins Road each and every day.

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Maintaining Body Weight Won’t Save Colorectal Cancer Survivors

Maintaining Body Weight Won’t Save Colorectal Cancer Survivors

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Leanne Redman, Associate Executive Director for Scientific Education

Redman Named Associate Executive Director

Redman Named AED

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NIH Will Fund Study of How the Brain and Fat Tissue Communicate

NIH Will Fund Study of How the Brain and Fat Tissue Communicate

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DASH Diet

Since 2011, U.S. News & World Report Has Rated the DASH Diet Among the Top in the Best Diet Overall and Best Diet for Healthy Eating

Looking for a healthy eating plan? Why not try the DASH Diet, developed in part by Pennington Biomedical Research Center and ranked as one of U.S. News & World Report’s Best Diets since 2011. The American Heart Association also ranks the DASH Diet as the top heart-healthy eating style.

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