1st Annual Lions Talk Science Blog Award: Accepting Submissions NOW!

Since launching last May, Lions Talk Science has published over 30 blog posts written and edited by a bevy of talented, diverse graduate students at Penn State College of Medicine. The blog has been featured in a publication by the Association of American Medical Colleges, received thousands of page views, and has been widely shared … Continue reading 1st Annual Lions Talk Science Blog Award: Accepting Submissions NOW!

Why Do We Need Fats, Carbohydrates, and Proteins in our Diet?

By: Patrick Brown, 3rd year PhD candidate in the Biomedical Sciences Program There are an endless number of diet plans available today that purport to be the answer to all of our weight loss needs. Most of them are based on calorie restriction or minimizing intake of one of the major macromolecules found in food – fats, … Continue reading Why Do We Need Fats, Carbohydrates, and Proteins in our Diet?