NHLBI Press Releases



  • (April 2012) NIH research featured in HBO documentary series on obesity
    "The films feature several NIH-funded clinical studies that have formed the basis of scientific evidence on the causes and consequences of being overweight or obese, including ...  Coronary Artery Risk Development in Young Adults (CARDIA) study.... The CARDIA study measures changes in coronary heart disease risk factors."
    Weight of the Nation” trailer http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_wwwVOcOZOc





  • (Thursday, December 30, 2004) Eating at Fast-food Restaurants More than Twice Per Week is Associated with More Weight Gain and Insulin Resistance in Otherwise Healthy Young Adults (2004) http://www.nih.gov/news/pr/dec2004/nhlbi-30.htm