Nutrition Obesity Research Center

The UNC Nutrition Obesity Research Center is one of 12 centers in the country funded by the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases that is specifically designed to provide support and expertise to scientists studying the role of nutrition and obesity in public health.


UNC study explores impact of glucose uptake on inflammatory processes related to obesity

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JOIN GooDMomS!  This pregnancy and postpartum program can help you make the lifestyle changes necessary to have a healthy baby and be a healthy mother.

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NORC Core Director, Dr. Deborah Tate, discusses what it takes to get people to adopt healthier behaviors in a new video by the American Psychological Association

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2014 Frontiers in Nutrition Seminar Series

April 1 – April 22 2014

This seminar series brings the latest scientific research down to earth in educational, interactive community programs. Meet leading experts as they present their research in engaging sessions designed to help people eat better and live healthier lives.

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