News from Naturally@UConn

CAHNR in the news

January 18, 2019

Runner’s World interviewed Luke Belval about hydration and what to drink when exercising. Belval is a graduate student in kinesiology and director of research at the Korey Stringer Institute. CT Post quoted Department Head and Associate Professor Assistant Director Bonnie Burr about the interest in growing hemp and medical marijuana in Connecticut. Burr is part […]

Meet graduate student Steven Davi

January 16, 2019

This self-described ‘South Jersey’ native has gone places with athletic training. Steven Davi received one masters from UConn, two bachelors from King’s College and is now working on a Ph.D. Plus, his affiliation with a research lab took Davi to a national conference and research and training opportunities in such locales as West Point and […]

Social media becomes healthy

January 15, 2019

Technology, if not used wisely, can have a problematic effect. However, one group at CAHNR is collaborating with those in other disciplines to find ways that mobile communication devices can help people improve their health, such as in losing weight and reducing the risk of cancer. Maximizing mHealth at UConn A general term for the […]

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