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    Antioxidants and chemical signals inside fat cells may be key targets in new treatments for obesity. A major grant is helping a Skidmore research lab discover more.
    Mar 29 2017
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    Skidmore research shows that a "protein-pacing" diet helps safely release stored toxins and improve other health measures.
    Jan 24 2017
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    The top danger to firefighters is the physical rigor of their work; nearly half of all line-of-duty deaths are due to sudden cardiac events. Skidmore's expert in this field just won a new Homeland Security research grant.
    Sep 16 2016
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    Denise Smith, professor of health and exercise sciences at Skidmore College, has received a $1.5 million grant from the U.S. Department of Homeland Security to continue her research developing tools that may save firefighters lives.
    Sep 14 2016
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    It's quality, not quantity, that matters most, exercise scientist Paul Arciero has shown in a study that's likely to make you rethink how you spend your time at the gym.
    Sep 23 2014
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    Gold-medal swimmer Nancy Hogshead-Makar is an expert on matters of equity in sports. She'll discuss the challenges facing Olympics organizers as they deal with the decisions of recent Title IX litigation in the U.S. Her talk is free and open to the public.
    Feb 25 2011
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    Anne Ross Fairbanks died June 18, 2009, in Troy, N.Y. A former Olympic athlete, Presidential Point of Light, teacher, scholar, and Skidmore aquatics coach, she was 85 years old.
    Jun 18 2009