News Bureau

Research News Campus News About

blog navigation

News Bureau - Research

blog posts

  • Avocados change belly fat distribution in women, controlled study finds

    A diet that included an avocado a day reduced visceral belly fat in women in a randomized controlled study of adults with overweight and obesity.

    Graphic by Michael Vincent


blog posts

  • Editor’s Note: To reach Naiman Khan, email

    The paper “Avocado consumption, abdominal adiposity, and oral glucose tolerance among persons with overweight and obesity” is available online.

    DOI: 10.1093/jn/nxab187na