Bringing Down Blood Pressure with More Plant Foods and Less Salt
Students investigate the concept of a healthy diet for senior citizens, while specifically emphasizing a low consumption of sodium. The diet has the intention of helping to reduce blood pressure and students set goals for a heart healthy life.
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Home Living / Daily Living: Labels on Food Products
Everybody needs to know how to make healthy choices when it comes to food. Understanding food labels is the first step. Using empty food packaging, you'll discuss what food labels are, what information can be found on them, and how to...
9th - Higher Ed Special Education & Programs
Obtaining Blood Pressures and Learning About Nasogastric Tubes
Students simulate inserting a nasogastric tube to a patient in the virtual world. In this biology lesson, students describe the different ways to take blood pressure. They explain the acceptable and unacceptable levels based on standard...
Higher Ed Science
The Benefits of a Good Night's Sleep
It's well known that people should get eight hours of sleep each night, but exactly why is that? Follow along with this short video as it investigates the crucial role sleep plays not only in peoples' physical health, but their memory...
6 mins 7th - Higher Ed Science CCSS: Adaptable
Can We Eat to Starve Cancer?
Is there an answer for cancer? Your AP biologists will be inspired by this lecture on how the foods that we eat stimulate or inhibit the growth of blood vessels, which in turn, bring health or disease to the human body. Research is...
21 mins 11th - Higher Ed Science CCSS: Adaptable