It is sometimes said that sugar is “toxic” or “addictive,” and it is often blamed as the sole culprit in obesity and diabetes. While it is true that sugary foods can stimulate the same part of the brain responsible for pleasure and reward, as do many illicit substances, there are reasons other than addiction that eating could be linked with the reward area of the brain.
Monthly Archives: January 2017
Colorado State University President Tony Frank sent this campus-wide message on Jan. 29, 2017.
Colorado State University’s Kendall Reagan Nutrition Center is offering a 16-week session of the National Diabetes Prevention Program starting March 20.
The Colorado State University Symphony Orchestra, led by Maestro Wes Kenney, will give what is sure to be a fascinating concert on Wednesday, Feb. 8, with some of the university’s best percussion, string and wind players performing.
Building on his 17 years with the College of Natural Sciences, Estep is dedicated to expanding the discovery of knowledge and understanding in statistics.
Harold Kaufman was recognized for a trailblazing ion propulsion apparatus, still used in space exploration today.
As climate change and biological invasions continue to impact global biodiversity, scientists at CSU and CU suggest the way organisms move to new areas, or range expansion, can be impacted directly by evolutionary changes.