Tag: USC

Innovation, Research

Asthma may contribute to childhood obesity epidemic

October 9, 2018

Via: ScienceDaily Health

The finding is a turnabout for children’s health as obesity has often been seen as a precursor to asthma in children, not the other way around. The study, conducted by a team of 40 scientists including researchers at the Keck […]


Diet that mimics fasting appears to slow aging

June 20, 2015

Via: Sciencedaily Health

Want to lose abdominal fat, get smarter and live longer? New research led by USC’s Valter Longo shows that periodically adopting a diet that mimics the effects of fasting may yield a wide range of health benefits. In a new […]