Navigation Links
American Society of Nutrition to host symposium on the impact of sweetened beverages on obesity
Date:4/16/2013

WASHINGTON, DC The American Society of Nutrition will be hosting a symposium at its annual Experimental Biology 2013 meeting in Boston where medical and health experts will examine the latest scientific evidence surrounding the recent controversy around sugar sweetened beverages.

The symposium, "Sweetened Beverages and Health: Current State of Scientific Understandings" will be held on April 23 at 3:00pm at the Boston Convention and Expo Center and will focus on the controversy surrounding the health effects of both sugar sweetened beverages and non-nutritive sweetened beverages.

The symposium is sponsored by an educational grant from the Corn Refiners Association and has been endorsed by the Medical Nutrition Council.

WHAT: American Society of Nutrition Late Breaking Symposium 'Sweetened Beverages and Health: Current State of Scientific Understanding"

WHEN: April 23, 3:00pm 5:00pm EDT

WHERE: Ballroom East, Boston Convention and Expo Center, Boston

WHO: Edward Saltzman, MD, Tufts University School of Medicine (Chair)

James M. Rippe, MD, University of Central Florida
Metabolic and Endocrine Response and Health Implications of Consuming Sweetened Beverages: Findings from Recent, Randomized, Controlled Trials

David Allison, PhD, University of Alabama at Birmingham
Sweetened Beverages and Obesity: Separating Supposition, From Demonstrated Fact, From Misinformation

Miguel Alonso-Alonso, MD MPhil, Harvard Medical School
Are Sweetened Beverages Addictive: Emerging Understandings from Functional MRI Studies

Richard D. Mattes, Ph.D., Purdue University
Solid Versus Liquid Calories Their Effects on Appetite: Current Understandings and Putative Mechanisms

Kimber Stanhope, Ph.D., University of California Davis
Metabolic Consequences o
'/>"/>

Contact: David Knowles
dknowles@corn.org
202-331-1634
Corn Refiners Association
Source:Eurekalert

Page: 1 2

Related medicine news :

1. The American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery Announces 2013 Journalistic Achievement Award Winners
2. American College of Physicians unveils tools to improve acute coronary syndrome care
3. Gene may help identify risk of Alzheimers in African Americans, Mayo Clinic says
4. Healthcare Staffing Leader, Aureus Medical Group, to Exhibit at the American Occupational Therapy Association’s 93rd Annual Conference & Expo
5. American College of Physicians releases ACP Clinical Guidelines app
6. American Hearing & Balance, Provider of Hearing Aids in Torrance CA, Announces New Tinnitus Treatment
7. American Statistical Association Chooses Marketing General Incorporated to Manage Mailing Lists
8. American Consumer Credit Counseling Reveals the Hidden Reasons Why Consumers File for Bankruptcy
9. Premier Provider of Hearing Aids in Santa Monica CA, American Hearing & Balance, Announces New Hearing Aid Comparison Chart
10. Many Americans Skipping Meds to Save Money, CDC Says
11. Top Provider of Hearing Aids in Marina del Rey CA, American Hearing & Balance, Now Offers New Balance Disorder Treatment
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:4/23/2014)... Oncotarget , explored tumour heterogeneity where ... DNA signatures within the same cancer. Such differences ... treatment strategies. , Firstly they confirmed the mutual ... KRAS or BRAF mutation. Secondly, they found that ... have that specific mutation present uniformly throughout the ...
(Date:4/23/2014)... endogenous neural precursor cells cannot alone compensate for ... perspective of neural plasticity, Dr. Yun Xiang and ... the effects of functional electrical stimulation treatment on ... basic fibroblast growth factor and epidermal growth factor ... The researchers found that functional electrical stimulation can ...
(Date:4/22/2014)... the United States with 1 million participants annually. A ... Injury Research and Policy at Nationwide Children,s Hospital is ... distribution patterns of basketball-related injuries treated in emergency departments ... and teens. , The study, published online in the ... to adolescents 13-19 years of age who were treated ...
(Date:4/22/2014)... FDA-approved device has been shown to reduce seizures in ... percent. When coupled with an innovative electrode placement planning ... the complete elimination of seizures in nearly half of ... trials. , That,s good news for a large portion ... with epilepsy whose seizures can,t be controlled with medications ...
(Date:4/22/2014)... Health clinics that can provide primary care for ... both hospitals and insurance companies while improving patient ... hospital admissions suggests that health clinics that avoid ... save money by lowering hospital admission rates and ... of economics, Penn State Altoona. , The ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Non-uniform genetic mutations identified in lung cancers could lead to targeted treatment 2Health News:New study finds 2.5 million basketball injuries to high school athletes in 6 seasons 2Health News:New study finds 2.5 million basketball injuries to high school athletes in 6 seasons 3Health News:Newly approved brain stimulator offers hope for individuals with uncontrolled epilepsy 2Health News:Clinics not bogged down by red tape can ease health cost burdens 2
... Researchers have discovered two common genetical variants that increase ... kidney disease is a condition in which kidneys of ... the correct fluid and waste balance that is part ... wastes in the body that can lead to toxicity ...
... have therapeutic properties that can be effective// against mental ... of the Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona in Spain have ... isolating a harmless part of the toxin called the ... from being transported by the synaptic membranes, and thus ...
... can ward off an attack of premenstrual syndrome// (PMS). ... symptoms that affect a lot of women a week ... of PMS are depression, feelings of aggression and mood ... social interactions and relationships are getting affected because of ...
... the graft to bypass a blockage in the blood// vessels ... graft to bypass blockages, scientists often use plastic prosthetic tubes. ... have dialysis. This is called a shunt. The problem with ... vessels, the blood flows twisting and turning as the artery ...
... weight may help themselves from the incidence of diabetes ... ,Diabetes affects the population in terms of affecting the ... insulin that helps in controlling the blood sugar levels. ... inactivity, genetic influence and age related factors. Recent studies ...
... has suggested that obesity,in middle age increases the ... a progressive,brain dysfunction that occurs most commonly late ... daily activities. ,The 27 year longitudinal study ... analyzed,prospective data from a population of around 10276,males ...
Cached Medicine News:
(Date:1/15/2014)... Jan. 15, 2014  Celsion Corporation (the "Company") (NASDAQ: ... from institutional investors to purchase an aggregate of approximately ... at-the-market registered direct offering, led by a dedicated health ... purchase agreements with these investors pursuant to which the ...
(Date:1/15/2014)... Jan. 15, 2014  Humberto C. Antunes,  Galderma  worldwide CEO, ... the Journal of Drugs in Dermatology (JDD) ... (ODAC). The event is January 17-20, 2014, at the Omni Orlando ... The ODAC is a distinguished event ...
(Date:1/15/2014)... PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. , Jan. 15, 2014  In an ... C. difficile and TB in ambulances and other transport vehicles, an ... being used by rescue personnel for the first time. ... coming in contact with these deadly pathogens, West Palm ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Celsion Corporation Announces $15 Million At-The-Market Registered Direct Offering 2Celsion Corporation Announces $15 Million At-The-Market Registered Direct Offering 3Galderma's global leader honored with a "Lifetime in Dermatology Achievement Award" by Journal of Drugs in Dermatology 2Galderma's global leader honored with a "Lifetime in Dermatology Achievement Award" by Journal of Drugs in Dermatology 3Galderma's global leader honored with a "Lifetime in Dermatology Achievement Award" by Journal of Drugs in Dermatology 4Superbugs No Longer Ride In Rescue Vehicles 2
... PRINCETON, N.J., Jan. 4, 2011 Pharmasset, Inc. (Nasdaq: ... 29th Annual J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference to be held January ... CA. Schaefer Price, President and Chief Executive Officer, will provide ... at 9:00 AM (PT). To access a simultaneous ...
... Jan. 4, 2011 Boston Scientific Corporation (NYSE: ... M.D., Chief Medical Officer, Cardiac Rhythm Management, on an article ... the American Medical Association .  The article reported on a ... received an implantable cardioverter defibrillator (ICD) did not meet evidence-based ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Pharmasset to Present at the 29th Annual J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference 2Pharmasset to Present at the 29th Annual J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference 3Statement of Kenneth Stein, M.D., Chief Medical Officer, Cardiac Rhythm Management, Boston Scientific on JAMA Article 2
Automatic tangent screen with plane type central field tester. Static, quantitative perimetry....
... represents the latest breakthrough in visual ... the Humphrey Matrix will help you ... and assess treatment alternatives. Enhanced patient ... complete long-term glaucoma care for your ...
Preference Toric quarterly planned replacement lenses are durable, easy to handle and virtually maintenance free. Meeting the needs of those suffering from astigmatism, these soft contact lenses are ...
... and disposable lens convenience for those with ... want crisp, clear vision with the convenience ... Vertex Toric lenses are manufactured using our ... a perfect edge on every lens. This ...
Medicine Products: