Dr. Lawrence Spriet helping a hockey player with his helmet

HHNS' Dr. Lawrence Spriet Helps The Toronto Maple Leafs.

How many calories does the average hockey player burn during a game?

Dr. Lawrence Spriet, one of North America's top physiologists and the Chair of Human Health and Nutritional Sciences at the University of Guelph explains sports science while helping the Toronto Maple Leafs in a Secrets & Science video recently released on YouTube.
Nottawasaga Inn Resort in Alliston, Ontario

HHNS Dominates Ontario Biomechanics Conference

Ontario Biomechanics Conference
University of Guelph dominated the OBC Conference awards held at the Nottawasaga Resort in Aliston Ontario from March 9 to 11, 2018.
  • HHNS Wins 5 of 8 OBC Conference Awards
  • HHNS Wins 3 of 4 Main Awards
  • HHNS Wins 2 of 4 Honourable Mentions
The University of Guelph's podium speakers and poster presenters from the Department of Human Health and Nutritional Sciences gave an outstanding performance at this years provincial level conference.
A photograph showing 3 types of Lentils

Diabetics Have a New Reason to Love Lentils

Diabetics Have a New Reason to Love Lentils 


U of G research shows lentils reduce the spike in blood sugar following a meal


Monday, July 13, 2015

Story by Portia Kalun, a U of G student writer with SPARK (Students Promoting Awareness of Research Knowledge)

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