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Metabolic Syndrome in Adolescents: Time Differences and Component Analysis
Background: Metabolic syndrome (MetS) describes a cluster of characteristics associated with insulin resistance and type 2 diabetes. Researchers adapted adult criteria to develop cutoffs for adolescents. Purposes of this ...
The Information Literacy Education Project at WSU Libraries
WSU and other institutes of higher education are increasingly incorporating Information Literacy (IL) into their educational goals. Academic departments are actively seeking ways to incorporate IL into their curriculum ...
Progesterone Regulation of Primordial Follicle Assembly in Bovine Fetal Ovaries
Fertility in mammals is dependant on females having an adequate primordial follicle pool to supply oocytes for fertilization. The formation of primordial follicles is a process known as ovarian follicular assembly. In rats ...
Understanding and Describing Mathematics and Engineering Graduate Fellows Participation in a STEM Literacy Seminar: A Case Study
Twenty-nine percent of U.S. students score "below basic" in eighth-grade mathematics, with twenty-six percent of students "below basic" in reading (NAEP, 2007). One example of students' low ability in mathematics ...
Viticulture and Enology Certificate Programs
Autonomic Nervous System, Cardiovascular and Circulatory Effects of Cool, Neutral and Warm Water Immersion
Purpose: Numerous studies have been conducted looking at the effects of water immersion temperatures on the cardiovascular system, but very little work has been done regarding the effects of immersion temperature on factors ...