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Does a person's body temperature vary during the day
What is the affect on the kidneys from drinking different types of liquids?
Does drinking alcohol dehydrate the body?
How accurately can people judge room temperature?
homemade stethoscope and use it to listen to heartbeats and
measure heart rate.
Does a person's pulse rate vary during the day?
Does gender play a role in resting pulse rates?
exercise, does pulse rate stabilize faster in athletes
than in non-athletes?
Following strenuous exercise, which fluid is best to drink?
Does the type of pushup affect muscle growth?
What actually happens when a person has a heart attack?
between assorted groups: athletes/non-athletes;
male/female; young/old, etc.
Compare the neural discrimination times between assorted groups of people.
Compare lung capacity between different groups of people.
What is the effect of ingested orange juice on blood sugar levels?
What affect does exercise have on the oxygen level in the bloodstream?
pressure readings between assorted groups: male/female;
athletes/non-athletes; young/old, etc.
How effective is hypnosis as a method for reducing stress?
Compare the heart rates of youth and adults following vigorous exercise.
Does jet lag affect the permformance of professional sports teams?
measurable changes in temperature, pulse or respiration following
ingestion of caffeine?
Does caffeine have an effect on blood pressure?
Do athletes need to take synthetic steroids?
Do creatine supplements enhance athletic performance? (research project)
Are herbs a viable alternative to modern medicines?
Which beverage stains your teeth the worst?
Why is it so difficult to quit smoking?
Do filtered cigarettes
really prevent tar from getting into your lungs when
compared to non-filtered cigarettes?
Does the use of wood burning stoves contribute to respiratory illnesses?
Does smoking have an immediate
effect on temperature, pulse, respiration
or blood pressure?
Does playing video games affect heart rate?
Does music affect heartbeat?
Do scary movies cause changes in pulse rate or respiration?
Does loud Rock Music have any effect on a person's hearing?
Does music beat have any effect on a person's bloodpressure?
Do males have a larger visual blind spot than females?
What effect does light have on the iris of the eye?
What do some
people have to wear glasses? Exactly what do the eyeglasses
do to improve vision?
Does visual therapy and exercise improve vision?
Are there any health hazards associated with video display terminals?
Which areas of the body are most sensitive to heat (arms, face, feet, etc.)?
same point on human skin equally sensitive to heat, cold, pain, etc.,
or do different points feel different sensations?
Compare the temperature adaptability between different groups of people.
Do fans really cool your body on hot sweaty days?
Compare the amount of protein in different brands of milk.
What effect does phosphoric acid have on tooth enamel?
Obtain teeth from your
dentist and then determine the effects of various
substances on teeth (Coca Cola, Candy, vegetable juice, etc.)
sense of smell among different groups: male/female,
Is there a relationship between taste and smell? If yes, what is it?
How effective are sunscreens at preventing sunburn?
What is the problem with the ozone layer and what can be done about it?
Which is better - commercial antacids or herbal remedies?
Which antacid tablet has the most active ingredient and works best?
Determine if dosage levels affect the safety of common vitamins.
How much sleep,
exercise and nutrition do students need to maintain
a healthy lifestyle?
Does dieting affect reaction time among teenage girls?
Are fresh, home-cooked foods more nutritious than microwave dinners?
Which disease is most deserving of our research dollars?
can be used to spot quack medical claims and how can
we protect ourselves against such cheaters?
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