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The role of Genetics/Epigenetics in the Relationship between Nutrition and Cognitive Aging

The genes you inherit influence almost every aspect of your health and wellness. But, did you know that you could modify this effect with what you eat? Join?neuroscience researcher Mickeal Key for…

From  Herbert Chavez Diaz on 07/22/2020 55 plays 0  

Health at Home: Cooking for One

Single-person households are on the rise and forecast to grow over the next 15 years! Cooking for one can be creative and rewarding with or without leftovers. Indulge, choose what you like to cook,…

From  Lisa Peterson on 07/7/2020 5 plays 0  

Nutrition & Wellness into Adulthood

In this session, we will be addressing the benefits of nutrition on cognitive function into adulthood while presenting evidence for physical activity benefits on brain health.

From  Chelsey Byers Gerstenecker on 04/30/2020 17 plays 0  

Childhood Nutrition - Part 3 of the Nutrition, Wellness, and the Brain Series

Nutrition, Wellness, and the Brain is a free 6-part series taught by Corinne Cannavale, a graduate student in the Neuroscience Program at the University of Illinois. Attend all 6 sessions, or…

From  Chelsey Byers Gerstenecker on 04/2/2020 24 plays 0  

Early Life Nutrition and Brain Health - Session 2 of Nutrition, Wellness, and the Brain Series

Nutrition, Wellness, and the Brain is a free 6-part series taught by Corinne Cannavale, a graduate student in the Neuroscience Program at the University of Illinois. Attend all 6 sessions, or…

From  Chelsey Byers Gerstenecker on 03/25/2020 41 plays 0  

DNS 50th Anniversary | Keynote Address | John Erdman, Former DNS Director, Professor Emeritus

Division of Nutritional Sciences 50th Anniversary Keynote Address | John Erdman, Former DNS Director, Professor Emeritus | October 27, 2018 Introduction: Hannah Holscher, Assistant Professor…

From  Amber Ruedi on 11/12/2018 0 plays 0  

Maria Cattai de Godoy - Department of Animal Sciences

Dr. Maria Cattai de Godoy is an assistant professor in companion animal and comparative nutrition in the College of ACES at the University of Illinois. Her research focuses on ingredient evaluation…

From  Kelsey Litchfield on 05/9/2018 0 plays 0  

Dan Shike - Department of Animal Sciences, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign

Dr. Dan Shike is a beef cattle nutritionist in the College of ACES at the University of Illinois. Watch as Dan explains his research on improving production in beef cattle while providing a…

From  Kelsey Litchfield on 05/8/2018 40 plays 0  

2017 Research Live! Finalist: Cassandra Nikolaus – Food Insecurity on Campus

Cassandra, a first-generation college student, studies community nutrition and food insecurity on campus. Accuracy in measurement is crucial to helping students who don't know where their next…

From  Annie Feldmeier Adams on 01/19/2018 49 plays 0