Assistant Professor of Biology and Adjunct Faculty of Computer Science and Engineering at Pennsylvania State University
When we think of snow days, we often imagine curling up with hot cocoa, marshmallows, and whipped cream, buttered popcorn and chocolate chip cookies baking in the oven all while watching a DVD in the living room. As cozy as this scene sounds, regularly consuming calorically dense foods in the winter can be a dieter’s downfall. In fact,
To worried parents, they can look like pack mules on two legs—students who carry a load on their minds and a load on their backs. A backpack loaded with books may cause strain rather than success. Many studies have shown that heavy backpacks place significant stress on children’s spines and may lead to back pain. A recent study
Brisbane—Australian scientists have discovered that drinking milk is better for your body post-workout than drinking sports drinks.
The Applied Physiology, Nutrition, and Metabolism journal published the results of the study at Griffith University in Australia, which tested 15 men
Did you know that tooth decay is the most common chronic childhood disease?
Tooth decay is five times more common than asthma, four times more common than early childhood obesity, and 20 times more common than diabetes.
Tooth decay is caused by a combination