Carbohydrate found in pistachios, other foods impairs athletic performance
A recent study by David Nieman, DrPH, director of the Appalachian State University Human Performance Laboratory at the N.C. Research Campus (NCRC) in Kannapolis, found that a special type of carbohydrate, raffinose, found in pistachio nuts and other foods reduced athletic performance when consumed prior to intense exercise.
David H. Murdock Announces $15 Million Annual Endowment to DHMRI
For Immediate Release (Kannapolis, NC- September 30, 2014) David H. Murdock, owner and Chairman of Dole Food Company and builder and founder of the North Carolina Research Campus (NCRC), announced today that he is committing a $15 million annual gift in perpetuity to the David H. Murdock Research Institute (DHMRI). DHMRI is located on the […]
Polyphenols Shield Against Exercise-Induced Viral Infections
Is cancer on the rise? Unfortunately the answer is yes—cancer is now the leading cause of death worldwide, and the World Health Organization predicts that cancer cases will surge over the next 20 years unless we focus on prevention.