Oral Health Study: UNCoVer the Connections to General Health

Oral Health Study: UNCoVer the Connections to General Health

Study Purpose: To evaluate the impact of regular, professional, non-surgical Intensive Periodontal Therapy (scaling, root planning, and optimal oral hygiene with associated professional oral health behavior advice) to find out whether the effects of oral health are...
The HONOR Study

The HONOR Study

Do you feel out of control around food? Have you been diagnosed with type 2 diabetes? If so, the HONOR study may interest you! Researchers at UNC-Chapel Hill are conducting a research study where participants will be interviewed about their eating concerns, and their...
PUFA Metabolism Affected by Genetics and Diet

PUFA Metabolism Affected by Genetics and Diet

While polyunsaturated fatty acids (PUFAs) are widely considered to be among the “good” dietary fats, clear evidence of their health benefits in humans is surprisingly limited.  One of the likely causes of this ambiguity is the complexity of PUFA metabolism in the...