Investigate how beetroot juice affects the function of cerebral arteries.
Beetroot juice consumption has been shown to improve peripheral vascular function and blood flow. However, little is known about how beetroot juice consumption influences cerebral vascular function. We are examining how the acute consumption of beetroot juice affects cerebral vascular function.
Students will present the data at the School of Public Health and Health Professions Perry Poster Day and/or a national conference.
|Length of commitment||About a semester (3-5 months)|
|Start time||Fall, Winter, Spring, Summer|
|Level of collaboration||Small group project (2-3 students)|
|Who is eligible||CPR & AED certified Sophomores, Juniors, Seniors.|
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