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Student Advice to Parents and Wiki writing from Nutrition Investigator Roc

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My class has edited many wiki pages related to nutrition, from DHA to wheatgrass,  nutrition for public schools to protein supplements for athletes.  See the list with links here:
http://chemistry.beloit.edu/Ordman/classes/cls/c12701wiki/wikitopics.html
And here is the final writing of my nutrition course students, who decided the most important nutrition advice to give their parents:
1. Sing and dance every day.
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Wiki Topics 2013 from Roc

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Happy New Year. In my nutrition classes, I have students revising wikipedia pages to be more accurate and include current research reports. Here are their efforts the past year. If links do not work, go to;
http://chemistry.beloit.edu/Ordman/nutrition/aln/1302wiki.htm

Name

Wikigroup

Wiki paragraph title

Dion

1

mental health

Yunji

2

dietary fiber

Kyle

3

prenatal nutrition

Tess

2

gluten

Rick

5

melatonin

Sarah

1

depression

Brian

4

Diet and Cancer

Max

4

Diet and Cancer

Madison

5

vitamin D

Kady

5

grapeseed oil

Maddie

3

asthma

Laura

1

chocolate

Andreina

3

Breastfeeding

Emma

2

whole grain

Hailey

3

gestational weight gain

Lin

4

Calorie is not a calorie

 

Name
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Final advice from my nutrition class

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Sorry my newsletter reviews are late this month.  I am busy finishing grading.  But here’s something I want to share.
At the end of the semester, I asked students in my college science-based nutrition course to select and discuss the five most important things they plan to tell their parents and/or friends that they have learned […] Read more »

Fall Research Posters

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Two brief notes. First, a recent issue of Science (vol. 330, pg 1621 17 Dec 2010) stated that one of the top 10 discoveries of the past decade is that inflammation is a major cause of chronic diseases associated with aging. As Nutrition Investigator readers like you have known for many years, reducing stress, avoiding […] Read more »

NUTRITION POSTER INDEX

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updated when new ones added each winter
This is the entrance page to supervised literature reviews done by Beloit College students. I suggest you use the find command to search by key words. You can also see them sorted by main subject here. Most were done in connection with a biochemistry/nutrition course, Chem127. Read the disclaimer for Nutrition […] Read more »

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