Nutrition News: High Arsenic Levels Found in Organic Foods

I Don’t Remember Ordering Arsenic

In an attempt to eat healthy you grab for the organic version of a favorite food, but be careful.

A recent study by Dartmouth University showed high levels of arsenic in organic foods and baby formula that list organic brown rice syrup as a primary ingredient. Arsenic is linked to cancer, chronic diseases and developmental effects in children.

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Tips Help You Get Research

Remember when you first got it?

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Life Goals

Life goals

When you get into your car in the morning, you know the destination you’re driving to, right? If there happens to be a road block as you’re driving, you will need to take a detour But since you know your destination, you’ll be able to get where you’re going even if you have to go a different way. Going to college is very much like driving your car. Some of you know the eventual destination you want to get to and you have a path you can take to get to where you want to go. But just like driving without a destination, going to college without a goal means it will take you longer to go where you aren’t sure you wanted to go.

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Critical Thinking: A Life Skill

Critical thinking is a necessary skill to develop if you are to do well in the world. And by well, I mean survive. Critical thinking is making decisions based fully on logic; this means thinking beyond instincts and considering all the information and the consequences and effects the decisions would have.

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Research Tips and Techniques

A book is a garden, an orchard, a storehouse, a party, a company by the way, a counselor, a multitude of counselors. ~ Henry Ward Beecher

At the beginning of all experimental work stands the choice of the appropriate technique of investigation. ~ Walter Rudolf Hess

I’m not a very good writer, but I’m an excellent rewriter. ~James Michener

In the upcoming second edition of Taking Charge, we have a chapter on research that defines methods and modes of research in different spheres of your life—such as personal, educational, and professional.

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Librarian directs students to be successful

To Lianna, working in an academic library always has been a dream job. As a student going through school, she worked in the library and loved it.

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