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Your Scale Isn’t Giving You the Whole Picture

November 27, 2017

Tags: Medical Research, Press Releases

A BGU study used MRI to map body fat changes. Participants adhering to a Mediterranean diet fared healthier.

BGU Announces New School of Public Health

October 9, 2017

Tags: Medical Research, Press Releases

Additionally, BGU is expanding its public health partnership with the University of Michigan.

BGU Research Featured in Ben-Gurion Airport Exhibit

March 9, 2016

Tags: Medical Research, Natural Sciences

The year-long exhibit focuses on Israeli scientific discoveries that changed the world.

“Phresh” Innovation Triples Produce Shelf Life

February 29, 2016

Tags: Natural Sciences

The tasteless, odorless, non-toxic organic powder, based on BGU research, can greatly reduce food waste.

Choosing the Right Diet This New Year

December 16, 2015

Tags: Medical Research

Prof. Iris Shai found that Mediterranean and low-carb diets are best for maintaining weight loss.

New Committee Focus on National Food Insecurity

September 19, 2014

Tags: Social Sciences & Humanities

BGU professor heads group that seeks to help the many households that don’t have enough food in Israel.

Good Fat vs. Bad Fat

August 27, 2013

Tags: Medical Research

Prof. Iris Shai discusses her research on the different types of fat: the good, the bad and the ugly.

Healthy Diets Are Good for You, Even If You Gain

October 24, 2012

Tags: Medical Research

A BGU study finds that if you stick to a Mediterranean or low-carb diet, you'll be healthier long-term.

There is More to Healthy Living Than Weight Loss

February 1, 2012

Tags: Medical Research

BGU study shows health benefits of mindful eating even if people regain lost weight.