Frank M. Sacks
Professor of Cardiovascular Disease Prevention
Faculty Affiliate in the Department of Molecular Metabolism
Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health
Professor of Medicine
Medicine-Brigham and Women's Hospital
Harvard Medical School
Sleep Disturbance and Changes in Energy Intake and Body Composition During Weight Loss in the POUNDS Lost Trial.
Li A, Li X, Zhou T, Ma H, Heianza Y, Williamson DA, Smith SR, Bray GA, Sacks FM, Qi L.
Diabetes. 2022 05 01. 71(5):934-944. PMID: 35202470
Changes in pedometer-measured physical activity are associated with weight loss and changes in body composition and fat distribution in response to reduced-energy diet interventions: The POUNDS Lost trial.
Xue Q, Li X, Ma H, Tao Z, Heianza Y, Rood JC, Bray GA, Sacks FM, Qi L.
Diabetes Obes Metab. 2022 06. 24(6):1000-1009. PMID: 35112774
Blood DNA methylation at TXNIP and glycemic changes in response to weight-loss diet interventions: the POUNDS lost trial.
Li X, Shao X, Bazzano LA, Xue Q, Koseva BS, Grundberg E, Shai I, Bray GA, Sacks FM, Qi L.
Int J Obes (Lond). 2022 Feb 14. PMID: 35165382
Cappuccio FP, Campbell NRC, He FJ, Jacobson MF, MacGregor GA, Antman E, Appel LJ, Arcand J, Blanco-Metzler A, Cook NR, Guichon JR, L'Abbè MR, Lackland DT, Lang T, McLean RM, Miglinas M, Mitchell I, Sacks FM, Sever PS, Stampfer M, Strazzullo P, Sunman W, Webster J, Whelton PK, Willett W.
Curr Nutr Rep. 2022 Feb 14. PMID: 35165869
Dietary fat and carbohydrate affect the metabolism of protein-based high-density lipoprotein subspecies.
Sacks FM, Andraski AB.
Curr Opin Lipidol. 2022 02 01. 33(1):1-15. PMID: 34907968
Pharmacological Inhibition of CETP (Cholesteryl Ester Transfer Protein) Increases HDL (High-Density Lipoprotein) That Contains ApoC3 and Other HDL Subspecies Associated With Higher Risk of Coronary Heart Disease.
Furtado JD, Ruotolo G, Nicholls SJ, Dullea R, Carvajal-Gonzalez S, Sacks FM.
Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol. 2022 02. 42(2):227-237. PMID: 34937388
Changes in bile acid subtypes and long-term successful weight-loss in response to weight-loss diets: The POUNDS lost trial.
Heianza Y, Zhou T, He H, Rood J, Clish CB, Bray GA, Sacks FM, Qi L.
Liver Int. 2022 02. 42(2):363-373. PMID: 34748263
2021 Dietary Guidance to Improve Cardiovascular Health: A Scientific Statement From the American Heart Association.
Lichtenstein AH, Appel LJ, Vadiveloo M, Hu FB, Kris-Etherton PM, Rebholz CM, Sacks FM, Thorndike AN, Van Horn L, Wylie-Rosett J.
Circulation. 2021 12 07. 144(23):e472-e487. PMID: 34724806
Special Considerations for Healthy Lifestyle Promotion Across the Life Span in Clinical Settings: A Science Advisory From the American Heart Association.
Kris-Etherton PM, Petersen KS, Després JP, Braun L, de Ferranti SD, Furie KL, Lear SA, Lobelo F, Morris PB, Sacks FM.
Circulation. 2021 12 14. 144(24):e515-e532. PMID: 34689570
So-called “good cholesterol” is supposed to help unclog arteries, but recent research has shown there are different types and some don’t improve health, and may even harm it. Researcher Jeremy Furtado explains how he and colleagues figured it…
The U.S. Food & Drug Administration (FDA) released new voluntary guidance on October 13 encouraging the food industry to gradually reduce sodium in commercially processed, packaged, and prepared foods over the next two and a half years—with the…
For immediate release: March 4, 2020 Boston, MA – Consuming up to one egg per day does not appear to be associated with cardiovascular disease (CVD) risk, according to a new study and meta-analysis led by researchers at Harvard T.H.…
A diet that includes peanuts may help prevent age-related cognitive decline.
Study participants had very high levels of low-density-lipoprotein—the “bad” cholesterol known as LDL—in their bloodstream during the first week of January.