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2011-2012 News Articles


Be a vitamin D devotee

Beyond the flu shot: 5 more flu fighters

Health on a budget

Analysis of conflicting fish oil studies finds that omega-3 fatty acids still matter

Daily multivitamin may slightly lower men's cancer risk, study suggests

New book on the role of vitamin D in oxidative stress, immunity, and aging

Many helped to grow Linus Pauling garden

LPI's response to a recent review on omega-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids and cardiovascular disease risk

Spartan Garden undergoes first harvest of the year

Zinc linked to diseases of old age

Farm to fork across America: It's all about science

Vitamin B3 may offer new tool in fight against staph infections, "superbugs"

Lower vitamin D could increase risk of dying, especially for frail, older adults

Increase in RDA for vitamin C could help reduce heart disease, stroke, cancer

LPI’s response to the EPIC-Heidelberg study on calcium supplements and cardiovascular disease

Like curry? New role identified for compound used in ancient medicine

5 things you didn't know about chocolate

Why moms should eat their veggies

Chlorophyll can help prevent cancer - But study raises other questions

Study links vegetables, brain health


Elderly who eat better stay mentally sharp: Study

Cancer from fetal exposure to carcinogens depends on dose, timing

Beyond the flu shot: Other flu fighters

The truth about the health benefits of tea

Dr. Dashwood is awarded endowed Helen P. Rumbel Professorship for Cancer Prevention

Vitamin E and prostate cancer in healthy men

Multivitamin/mineral supplements and mortality

The foundation for OSU's new science center was built a century ago

Discovery helps explain progression of Lou Gehrig's disease, offers new therapy approach

OSU to unveil science center

Cooking (or not cooking) broccoli to protect its nutritional riches

Calcium, osteoporosis expert receives LPI Prize for Health Research

Cancer prevention begins during pregnancy

Heart health: Know your numbers

Linus Pauling's many passions inspire artwork in new center

What are the secrets to aging well?

Antioxidants of interest to address infertility, erectile dysfunction

Study confirms safety, cancer-targeting ability of nutrient in broccoli, other vegetables

Mechanism discovered for health benefit of green tea, new approach to autoimmune disease

Linus Pauling on OPB's Oregon Experience

Holding out hope: A tenacious scientist's quest for the causes of Lou Gehrig's disease

OSU scientists look to see how nutrition affects aging brains

OSU student wins international science competition

Study of nutrition, Alzheimer's links hampered by research approach

Eating to arm the immune system