January 6, 2015Prevention Research Center aims to improve health of Illinoisans
Study will examine Chicago’s playground renovation project
February 25, 2014The impact of public policy on behavior
UIC Distinguished Researcher of the Year Lisa Powell
February 18, 2014Is your hometown making you overweight?
Study asks: is where you live a factor in obesity?
December 17, 2013TV ads nutritionally unhealthy for kids, study finds
Most food marketed on children’s programs high in fats, sugars, sodium
December 5, 2013Study to see if weight loss tied to where people live
Nursing researchers will analyze data from 1 million veterans
May 15, 2013Robotic transplant an option for obese kidney patients
Patients once doomed to die on dialysis have new hope for transplant
May 14, 2013With pilot grants, researchers can test ideas
Center for Clinical and Translational Science selected six research projects for funding in 2013
November 7, 2012Kids consume more calories, soda when eating out
Children and adolescents consume more calories and soda on days they eat at fast-food or full-service restaurants, as compared to days they eat meals at — or from — home.
November 5, 2012Kids Consume More Soda and Calories When Eating Out
Children and adolescents consume more calories and soda and have poorer nutrient-intake on days they eat at either fast-food or full-service restaurants, according to a new study by researchers at the University of Illinois at Chicago.
October 1, 2012$4M Grant to Study Impact of Policy, Environment on Kids’ Health
UIC’s ImpacTeen project to study influences on youth nutrition, physical activity