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How do you cope with a mountain of conflicting diet advice? It seems like every week a new dietary recommendation makes its way into our lives, sometimes conflicting with advice we heard before. Nutritionist Marion Nestle, author of What to Eat and Food Politics, helps you figure out what to eat.
Sun Kissed Trailer
When a Navajo couple discovers their children have a disorder that makes exposure to sunlight fatal, they also learn their reservation is a hotbed for this rare genetic disease. Why?
In this lesson, history meets science as students investigate whether an event in the 1860s that limited genetic variation among Navajos may have led to both children of a modern-day Navajo couple being born with a rare genetic disease. To investigate this theory, students will use a basic simulation model to track gene frequencies across multiple generations.
Bodi at the VA Additional Video
Bodi sees a psychiatrist as part of his traumatic brain injury (TBI) therapy.
In this lesson, students will investigate traumatic brain injury (TBI), which has become the signature injury of military service in Iraq and Afghanistan. Students will watch video clips that illustrate issues related to TBI, research additional information and create fact sheets to educate soldiers and their families about TBI and direct them to organizations that can provide support.
Learn what has happened to the characters of the documentary Where Soldiers Come From since the cameras stopped rolling and how audiences have reacted to screenings of the film.
Learn more about traumatic brain injury (TBI), which has been called the new signature wound of Iraq and Afghanistan.