Assignment 6

The campus farmer’s market is open to all Georgia Southern University students, faculty, and staff, along with Statesboro community residents. Every Thursday, local businesses from the surrounding areas set-up shop to provide shoppers to taste, try and buy products that are either handmade, organically-grown, gluten-free and much more. The campus farmer’s market is a way… Continue reading Assignment 6

Assignment 4

The Georgia Southern Center for Wildlife Education is home to many animals such as birds, reptiles, amphibians and more. The center’s main focus is to educate visitors on animals that are native and not native to Georgia, by incorporating 30-minute programs for visitors to learn and interact with the animals being discussed. The program’s schedule… Continue reading Assignment 4

Colon Cancer Rises In The Younger Population

Diagnosed with colon cancer before the age of 50? Surely that cannot be possible? How about at the age of 22? Now, that is unheard of! Scientists have seen an increase in colon and rectal cancer diagnosis’ in individuals between the ages of 20-39, and a decrease in individuals ages 50 and a above. The… Continue reading Colon Cancer Rises In The Younger Population

Obese Teens Turn To Surgery

Obesity rates in adolescents have doubled since 1999, going from 5.2 percent to 10.2 percent in ages 12 to 19. Doctors willingly prescribe strict diets and physical activity to adolescents who do suffer from abnormally high BMI rates. However, doctors are now reviewing ways that are more drastic, highly-invasive, and have said to be the… Continue reading Obese Teens Turn To Surgery