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Enjoy the latest news and media coverage about the University of Colorado Anschutz Health and Wellness Center, our research and the experts who make it all possible. To learn more about our center, download our fact sheet. For media inquiries, please contact Kathy Green at 303.724.8193.

Over 150 people attended 9Health Research & Health Fair at AHWC

Over 150 people attend Research & Health Fair at AHWC Over 150 people participated in health screenings, learned about research studies, and took part in culinary medicine cooking demos and recipes at the second annual Research & Health Fair. The Sept. 28 fair was organized by 9Health, the CU Anschutz Health and Wellness Center (AHWC), and the CU School…

Caring for the Frontline promotes teamwork and self-care

Recently, CU Anschutz Today highlighted Caring for the Frontline, an upcoming program at the Anschutz Health and Wellness Center that gives healthcare professionals on the CU Anschutz Campus the tools to manage their health, wellness, and nutrition. This program, headed by Lisa Wingrove, RD, CSO teaches participants the importance of self-care, which is essential to…

Study: exercise is more critical than diet to maintain weight loss

“This study addresses the difficult question of why so many people struggle to keep weight off over a long period. By providing evidence that a group of successful weight-loss maintainers engages in high levels of physical activity to prevent weight regain – rather than chronically restricting their energy intake – is a step forward to…

CBS4: Just Minutes Of Physical Activity Count Towards Better Health

One of the top New Year’s resolutions is to exercise more, but plenty of people complain there is not enough time. Now, you might not be able to use that excuse. Until recently, scientists believed at least 10 minutes of exercise in a row was required to achieve health benefits. But, new research has shown…

A Fast Answer to Weight Loss?

National Institutes of Health fund Colorado study of intermittent fasting Researchers at the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus are looking for healthy adults who need to lose some weight. They are planning the largest study yet of intermittent fasting. It would provide more reliable evidence of whether fasting is a safe and effective alternative…

Construction Updates

As you may know, we have had significant climate control issues in the lower level of the Center, especially in Studio 3, since the Center opened six years ago. An investigation last summer revealed that the system in place is insufficient for evacuating the amount of warm, humid air that accumulates in the basement (from the…

Lunchtime is great again!

Now that Halloween is over, we’re on a fast slide into the holidays! This means MORE candy, MORE things to do, MORE bad food options…but we’ve got you covered! When you’re running between events on your busy schedule, and trying to get a quick workout in too, stop by our newest partner at the center,…

Healthy & Happy Halloween!

  Kids eyes light up when this time of year starts to settle in on us.  Grocery store aisles are stocked with candy, costume stores start to pop up around town and the imaginations of the young and old are filled with ideas about what to do for Halloween, be it their yard décor or…

Kids Eat Right Month

August is Kids Eat Right month! Eating right is important for parents AND kids, especially as the back to school chaos puts stress on your time, schedule, mood, and more. Registered Dietitian Staci Lupberger sat down with the team at 9 News to discuss some of the ways to help kids eat right!   Check…

Endoscopic Therapies Added to the Center’s Weight Loss Toolkit

One of the most effective tools for treating obesity is weight loss surgery. Unfortunately, some patients don’t qualify for surgery because they have mild obesity that doesn’t meet criteria for surgery, some people who lose weight with weight loss surgery gain weight back, and some people don’t want to have surgery. Endoscopic therapies for weight…

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