Key to Survival for the Student Athlete: Time Management by Xenia Stewart gives
important advice for students in college who are also part of a sports team.
This article especially focuses on helping freshmen adapt to college life by getting
Many people around the world believe that the health care in America is the best
in the world.
However, recent studies show something different.
About seven children die at birth out of every 1,000 that live.
This rate is worse than most other developed c
This movie begins by showing a womens high school basketball team, coached
by Don Haskins.
He gets an offer to coach college basketball at Texas Western College, which is not
known for its athletics.
Haskins and his wife move to El Paso for his
This article from The New York Times, written by Karen Fingerman and Frank
Furstenberg, highlights the recent trend of young adults going back home to their parents
for financial, practical, and emotional support.
According to the authors,
While it is good that children are getting more advice and support from parents, I also
find it troubling that so many children need financial assistance from their parents.
With this generation facing a tougher job market and more competition from foreig
Many new businesses are offering this service.
For example, DNA Direct will test for a gene disorder for only $199.
By knowing what illness you are likely to get, you can take steps to forestall the disease.
This sounds really great; however,
Distracted driving can and does cause many deaths and injuries.
Texting while driving
How could this article help?
This article indeed sends the message that texting while driving is very dangerous.
It is serious enough for many top level adminis
Deaths due to AIDS also results in a large number of orphans, whose economic
opportunities in life (in developing countries) are limited by the death of their parents.
Households with someone infected with HIV also have less disposable income to
1. Carcinogen- any substance or agent that tends to produce a cancer
2. Mutagen- a substance capable of inducing mutation
3. Cell- the basic structural unit of all organisms
4. Malignant- characterized by uncontrolled growth
5. Radiation- emission of ener
Studies show that it may take a week or two for your body to get used to an increased
number of bacteria in the food.
However, many scientists, including Dr. Gary Huffnagle of the University of Michigan,
believe that the good bacteria can solve all sorts