Nutrition Talks is a science podcast of the American Society for Nutrition.
ASN Presidential Webinar - November 4, 201511/11/2015 Duration: 52min
Listen to ASN President Dr. Patrick Stover deliver an update on his presidential initiatives and hear from Advances and Controversies in Clinical Nutrition program Co-Chair, Dr. Joel Mason.
One Nutrition: Clinical Nutrition Across Species11/03/2015 Duration: 06min
We spoke with Dr. Lisa Freeman, co-chair of the symposium, One Nutrition: Clinical Nutrition Across Species, that will be held during the ASN Scientific Sessions and Annual Meeting at Experimental Biology 2015.
ASN Chats with Dr. Nadine Sahyoun16/09/2014 Duration: 11min
ASN spoke with Dr. Nadine Sahyoun of the University of Maryland Department of Nutrition and Food Science. Dr. Sahyoun is a current member of the Advances and Controversies in Clinical Nutrition Planning Committee.
Zinc and acute lower respiratory infect16/09/2014 Duration: 07min
Listen to a podcast with Dr. Christian Coles, coauthor of a study from the December 2008Journal of Nutrition which looks at zinc and the association with acute lower respiratory infection among children in Nepal
Nutrient Profiling16/09/2014 Duration: 03min
Listen to a podcast on nutrient profiling with Greg Miller, co-chair of the Public Information Committee's EB2008 Symposium, "Nutrition profiling: Global policies and perspectives"
Food insecurity and chronic disease12/09/2014 Duration: 09min
What does NHANES show about food insecurity and disease among low-income adults? Dr. Hilary Seligman discusses her study in The Journal of Nutrition
Maternal obesity and congenital heart defects12/09/2014 Duration: 08min
Dr. James Mills of NICHD discusses a study about maternal obesity and risk of congenital heart defects in babies.
Low-fat diet and women12/09/2014 Duration: 07min
Dr. Barbara Howard speaks about the Women's Health Initiative Dietary Modification Trial and the effects on cancer and heart disease.
Functional amino acids12/09/2014 Duration: 11min
Dr. Guoyau Wu discusses what is meant by functional amino acid, and their function in the body.
Vitamin C12/09/2014 Duration: 17min
Dr. Mark Levine discusses Vitamin C and how in science, even if you are not prepared for the accidental discovery, you must pursue it.
Fatty acids and adipose tissue12/09/2014 Duration: 20min
Dr. Naima Moustaid-Moussa discusses her review on n-3 fatty acids and how they may alleviate adipose tissue inflammation and insulin resistance.
Alcoholic Liver Disease12/09/2014 Duration: 09min
Listen to a podcast with Dr. Charles Halsted about the review "Vitamin-Dependent Methionine Metabolism and Alcoholic Liver Disease."
Circulating and dietary magnesium and risk of cardiovascular12/09/2014 Duration: 08min
Dr. Liana Del Gobbo of Harvard's School of Public Health discusses the review, “Circulating and dietary magnesium and risk of cardiovascular disease: a systematic review and meta-analysis of prospective studies,” published in the July 2013 issue of AJCN.
Dr. Charlotte Pratt07/04/2014 Duration: 11min
Chair of the ASN Minority Affairs Committee Dr. Charlotte Pratt spoke with us about the Minority Affairs Forum "Navigating the Tenure and Promotion Process for Young and Early Stage Investigators and Minority Faculty in Nutrition," new this year to the ASN Scientific Sessions and Annual Meeting at Experimental Biology. Hear Dr. Pratt's advice for those seeking tenure and promotion, and find out what you can expect to learn at the forum.
Sugar-sweetened beverages01/04/2014 Duration: 07min
Dr. Ben Caballero provides insight on whether reducing one's consumption of sugar-sweetened beverages can lead to weight loss, in reference to a study published in the May issue of AJCN. Read the article
Moderate-protein diet produces sustained weight loss08/04/2013 Duration: 08min
We spoke with Donald Layman about his study 201CA Moderate-Protein Diet Produces Sustained Weight Loss and Long-Term Changes in Body Composition and Blood Lipids in Obese Adults201D published in the March 2009 issue of the Journal of Nutrition.
Coronary artery atherosclerosis in women31/07/2009 Duration: 06min
ASN chatted with Dr. Alice Lichtenstein about a study on adherence to the 2005 Dietary Guidelines for Americans in progression of coronary artery atherosclerosis in women, published in the July 2009 issue of AJCN.