Why are those born in the rural South less healthy and prone to die sooner?

New study underway to explore disease risk factors

Researchers from the Los Angeles Biomedical Research Institute (LA BioMed) are participating in a novel study to understand why people born in rural communities in the South live shorter and less healthy lives than their counterparts elsewhere in the country. 

LA BioMed-led Study Finds Low Fat Dietary Pattern Decreases Deaths from Breast Cancer

Post-menopausal women on low-fat diets had materially better outcomes

A team of scientists led by Dr. Rowan Chlebowski of the Los Angeles Biomedical Research Institute (LA BioMed) have discovered that post-menopausal women suffering from breast cancer who eat a low-fat diet have a materially greater rate of survival, according to a new study released today.