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Is Climate Change Making Us Sick?
Explore how climate change may lead to health problems.
A Case of Unintentional Overdose
Follow the case of a teen with liver damage caused by an overdose of medicine.
Big Data and Bone Fracture Risk
Explore how “big data” could be used to predict bone fracture risk.
Developing a New Flu Prevention Drug
How is a new drug developed and tested to make sure it is safe and effective?
Cold, Flu, or Allergy?
Diagnose and select medicines to treat patients with the common cold, flu, or allergies.
Testing a Clot Buster
Test a new clot busting drug and engineer a clot removing tool.
Treating Dirty Water
Build and test models to illustrate water treatment processes.
Lung Disease: Genes and Your Environment
Learn how gene-environment interactions can cause disease.
Antimicrobials: Is Keeping Clean Risky?
Explore environmental health effects of the antimicrobial Triclosan
An Unhealthy Home
Is the Smith family’s home making them sick?
A Case of Skin Cancer
Learn about skin cancer and sun safety.
A Case of Pesticide Poisoning
Investigate the case of a family poisoned by household pesticides.
Breast Cancer Risk: Genes and the Environment
Explore genetic and environmental risk factors for breast cancer.
A Bang to the Head
What does a concussion do to the brain?
Plants in a Bottle: Photosynthesis and Respiration
How do environmental conditions affect oxygen production and use?
Experimenting: Factors that Affect Sponge Egg Hatching
Design and conduct a controlled experiment.
Enzymes and Lactose Intolerance
How do enzymes help people with lactose intolerance?
How does changing the type of food affect yeast respiration?