Word Length: 1500 words
Submission Date: Friday 21st November
Choose ONE topic from the list below and prepare an essay discussing the sources of information available within this topic area. Critique the information sources using The 10 red flags of junk science and other relevant investigations. You should state your opinion on the reputability of each source, justifying your statements. You must also draw your own conclusions around your selected health topic based on the information you have researched.
You are required to reference a variety of sources in your discussion such as websites, blogs, books, journal articles and additional sources. Include at least three sources of information you consider to be ‘reliable’, and at least three sources you consider to be ‘unreliable’.
Please choose ONE topic only
•Probiotics and intestinal health
•Coconut and health
•Whey protein powder and muscle building
•Gluten free diets and health