Office of the VP for Communications – Keeping alumni and friends connected to U-M

Health Yourself

  1. Industry funding: Pros and cons

    Victor Katch discusses how industry funding may lead to conflict of interest, manufactured uncertainty, and weakened policies.

  2. The manufactured sodium controversy

    Does profit take precedence over public health when it comes to dietary salt intake?

  3. Stress-induced inflammation

    Victor Katch describes the links between temperament and inflammation.

  4. Personality, wellness, and disease

    Victor Katch explores how personality traits impact overall health and well-being.

  5. Meditation: A brain changer

    Vic Katch explains the positive impacts that mindfulness meditation can have on your brain and your body.

  6. Close one door — open another

    Victor Katch ponders retirement after 45 years of research and teaching.

  7. The waiting game

    Victor Katch explores how toxicant exposure over time can lead to illness, disease, and immune disorders.

  8. Responders vs. nonresponders

    Victor Katch explores the reasons why research-proven results sometimes just don’t work for you.

  9. Supplement users, beware

    Victor Katch looks at supplement use and safety, and shares some seals of approval to inform wise purchases.