Genetics? or Lifestyle?

(Pant et al. 2021) Obesity is NOT only genetics I have set an essay question for my students with the title: “It’s in my genes! Or is it? – Genetics vs epigenetics in obesity” It was very interesting reading their take on this, and also seeing the biases come through. I do love checking out references my students used for…

Pros and Cons of Alternative Proteins

Pros and Cons of Alternative Proteins

What You Should Know About Plant-Based Burgers With BBQ season right around the corner, you may see more and more friends offering plant-based burgers at their get-togethers this year! As the demand for vegan and vegetarian options at grocery stores and restaurants continues to increase, we are seeing more plant-based meat substitutes. While these alternatives used to be offered in…