- WION (video): A study from the College of Public Health is referenced in a video on how loneliness is linked with unhealthy diets and a sedentary lifestyleJanuary 26, 2023
Loneliness is linked with unhealthy diet, sedentary lifestyle
- January 19, 2023
With data from the Mason: Health Starts Here study, Master of Science, Nutrition alum Li Jiang, Department Chair Lawrence Cheskin, and Associate Professor Lilian de Jonge found that students reporting a higher level of loneliness also reported a higher level of sedentary behavior and low activity.
- November 30, 2022
Best Diet Plans For 2023, Reviewed By Experts
- October 20, 2022
A new study by Raedeh Basiri, assistant professor in the Department of Nutrition and Food Studies, suggests that dietary recommendations should prioritize proper wound healing for people who are overweight/obese with diabetic foot ulcers.
- Fox 5 DC (video): Dr. Lawrence Cheskin is interviewed about Mason research linking student dietary choices to potential health problemsOctober 1, 2022
Study: Health risks stem from college student's meals
- South Florida Reporter: Dr. Sapna Batheja comments on the limitations of research in an article on the weight loss method of front-loading caloriesSeptember 12, 2022
Why Front-Loading Calories May Not Help You Lose Weight
- Wed, 08/31/2022 - 12:25
Dr. Dongqing Wang is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Global and Community Health. Wang’s research focuses on the nutritional determinants of maternal, child, and adolescent health in low- and middle-income countries.
- Registered Dietitian Helps Prepare Mason Dietetics Students to Lead Population Health Through NutritionAugust 31, 2022
Mason’s new Master of Nutrition dietetics concentration, commencing in fall 2022, will prepare Registered Dietitians to protect the public, remain competitive, and increase recognition of the field.
- August 15, 2022
Department of Nutrition and Food Studies opens clinic with expansion plans to include student practice with the dietitian program.
- August 3, 2022
Raedeh Basiri’s new clinical trial seeks to answer whether personalized nutrition intervention can be effective in lowering blood sugar (and thereby help to prevent or delay type 2 diabetes and related cardiovascular diseases) in people with prediabetes.