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Online Sources


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GALE: Popular Magazines
A comprehensive collection of Magazine Articles
 

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Teen Health and Wellness
A comprehensive database that allows teens to research
health-related issues. It’s both a research/report tool and a self-help resource.
 

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TeensHealth
is part of the KidsHealth family of websites. These sites, 
run by the nonprofit Nemours Center for Children's Health Media,
provide accurate, up-to-date health information.

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Research Requirments

1.  Information for this project must come from the following 3 sources (scroll down to find tabs/links for each source):

     - Magazine article from GALE: Popular Magazines Database
     - Article from the Teen Health and Wellness Database 

     - Article from Teen Health Website

2.  Citing Sources: You must cite your sources on mybib.com and print out your bibliography 
                                 (tutorials are one the citing sources tab above)

3. Printing your articles: you must print articles from all sources, and highlight as you read them.
 

* You will be required to pass in your printed, highlighted articles with the printed bibliography.

** In your presentation, be sure to list the urls for your images.

PROJECT TOPICS: 

TOBACCO
Cigarettes and Chewing Tobacco
Vaping/Juuling
 

DRUG ABUSE 
   Marijuana
   Meth
   Steroids & Muscle Building
   Club Drugs (Ecstasy, Ketamine, GHB,  Rohypnol)
   Inhalants
   Heroin/Opioids

ALCOHOL ABUSE
   Alcohol and the Teen Brain

FOOD ALLERGIES
   Common Food Allergies/Symptoms and Treatments

TAKING CARE OF YOURSELF/HEALTHY LIFESTYLE
   Stress Management
   The Importance of Sleep
   Tattoos/Body Piercing 
   Benefits of Exercise
   Energy Drinks

CANCER
  Skin Cancer
  Other types of Cancer

CHRONIC DISEASES
   Diabetes (type 1 & 2)
   Celiac Disease (Gluten Sensitivity)

Cite your sources using MyBib. (Remember you can copy/paste the citation from online databases)

You are required to submit a printed bibliography - print this out from MyBib. (click download, then select print)

Minimum citations (one magazine article from GALE; one of the other two Teen Health sources): 

  1.  Magazine Article from GALE online Database
  2.  Teen Health and Wellness Database OR Teenhealth.org

Here are links to Video Tutorials for citing these types of sources::

 

Pictures for the project must be cited too - you do not need to do a full citation, but please include a list of links identifying where you they came from

 

Google Presentation

Infographic (using piktochart.com or infogram.com)

Examples of infographics

Professional Brochure 
   

 

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