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Health (Ms. Sue)
1. Describe how drugs can change the way the brain works. A: Some drugs can change the way neurons within the brain communicate with each other. These drugs act like neurotransmitters, block neurotransmitters, or change the amount of a neurotransmitter in synapses. Therefore, ...
Wednesday, November 6, 2013 at 5:27pm

Health (Ms. Sue)
Right.
Wednesday, November 6, 2013 at 4:25pm

Health (Ms. Sue)
1. Differentiate drug tolerance from physical dependence. A: Drug tolerance is a condition in which a user need more of a drug to feel the same effect felt when first using the drug, whereas physical dependence is a states in which the body relies upon a given drug in order to...
Wednesday, November 6, 2013 at 3:57pm

Health (Ms. Sue)
Right.
Wednesday, November 6, 2013 at 3:38pm

Health (Ms. Sue)
1. List five questions you should ask you doctor id you are given a prescription for a medicine. A: You should ask your doctor of what amount is the correct dosage, how many times of the day you will need to partake of the medicine, what the side effects are, whether allergic ...
Wednesday, November 6, 2013 at 3:22pm

Health (Ms. Sue)
Right.
Wednesday, November 6, 2013 at 3:04pm

Health (Ms. Sue)
Describe three problems that can occur when taking a medicine. A: Three problems that can occur when taking a medicine are allergic reactions, such as itching, swelling, wheezing or difficulty in breathing, a pounding heart, or fainting and unconsciousness; side effects, such ...
Wednesday, November 6, 2013 at 3:03pm

Health (Ms. Sue)
Good.
Wednesday, November 6, 2013 at 3:01pm

Health (Ms. Sue)
1. List the important things to consider when choosing OTC medicine. A: The important matters to consider when choosing an OTC medicine are whether you want generic or a brand-name medicine, what type of OTC medicine will be most effective for you, and what amount is the ...
Wednesday, November 6, 2013 at 2:53pm

Health (Ms. Sue)
Right.
Wednesday, November 6, 2013 at 2:38pm

Health (Ms. Sue)
Also, distinguish the active ingredient from other ingredients in medicines. A: The active ingredient is the chemical component that gives a medicine its action?
Wednesday, November 6, 2013 at 1:56pm

Health (Ms. Sue)
*Correction: 2. Identify the best method for a doctor to give a medicine to a patient if the medicine is required to act very quickly. Explain your answer.
Wednesday, November 6, 2013 at 1:46pm

Health (Ms. Sue)
1. State the reason why some drugs are considered drugs of abuse. A: Some drugs are considered drugs of abuse because these drugs, which possess mind-altering effects that have no medical purposes, can lead to changes in structure and function of the brain which can gradually ...
Wednesday, November 6, 2013 at 1:46pm

Health (Ms. Sue)
Yes. That's better.
Wednesday, November 6, 2013 at 1:34pm

Health (Ms. Sue)
Should I elaborate? Laboratories and natural resources, such as plants, animals, and fungi are the two sources of all medicine and drugs?
Wednesday, November 6, 2013 at 1:30pm

Health (Ms. Sue)
Thank you.
Wednesday, November 6, 2013 at 1:29pm

Health (Ms. Sue)
No.
Wednesday, November 6, 2013 at 1:28pm

Health (Ms. Sue)
Does my answer require improvisation?
Wednesday, November 6, 2013 at 1:26pm

Health (Ms. Sue)
OK.
Wednesday, November 6, 2013 at 1:25pm

Health (Ms. Sue)
Laboratories and natural resources are the two sources of all medicine and drugs?
Wednesday, November 6, 2013 at 1:23pm

Health (Ms. Sue)
I think that would be the better answer.
Wednesday, November 6, 2013 at 1:23pm

Health (Ms. Sue)
Yes, it does.
Wednesday, November 6, 2013 at 1:21pm

Health (Ms. Sue)
Does your book say anything about natural and man-made medicines and drugs?
Wednesday, November 6, 2013 at 1:20pm

Health (Ms. Sue)
Name the two sources of all medicines and drugs. A: Laboratories and drug companies are the two sources of all medicine and drugs?
Wednesday, November 6, 2013 at 1:17pm

Health part 2
How can it be "All of the above" if that includes"Neither of the above"? Opposite of arteries.
Wednesday, November 6, 2013 at 1:13pm

Health (Ms. Sue)
Right.
Wednesday, November 6, 2013 at 1:13pm

Health part 2
Why are you posting these, when the answer is easily available in your text? This article only covers the cerebrum. http://drdavespsychologypage.homestead.c​om/Brain__General_Anatomy.pdf
Wednesday, November 6, 2013 at 1:11pm

Health (Ms. Sue)
Also, compare prescription medicine with OTC medicine. A: Prescription medicines, which require a written order from a doctor, are more powerful than OTC medicines, which can easily be bought “over-the-counter” or at a local pharmacy.
Wednesday, November 6, 2013 at 1:11pm

Health part 2
Do you have a textbook to consult? Use it.
Wednesday, November 6, 2013 at 1:07pm

Health (Ms. Sue)
Compare the term drug with the term medicine. A: The term drug and the term medicine both describe types of drugs. However, these types of drugs are very different. For example, the term drug is any substance that causes a change in a person’s physical or psychological ...
Wednesday, November 6, 2013 at 1:04pm

science help pleaseeeeeeeeeeeeeeeee?
I did this question in this way but 2 of them correct ,is anyone can help me with this question ,many thanks. Choose the words or phrases that most accurately complete the sentences below. Drag and drop your choices into their appropriate spaces. One of the most effective ...
Wednesday, November 6, 2013 at 7:54am

Health (Ms. Sue)
hehe ms. sue
Tuesday, November 5, 2013 at 9:17pm

Health part 2
http://biology.about.com/od/anatomy/a/aa​060404a.htm
Tuesday, November 5, 2013 at 8:49pm

Health part 2
no its not D
Tuesday, November 5, 2013 at 7:59pm

Health part 2
Diastole is the ________ phase of the cardiac cycle. A. Contraction B. Relaxation C. Monitoring D. Termination
Tuesday, November 5, 2013 at 7:55pm

Health part 2
The brain is divided into the _______. A. Cerebrum B. Cerebellum C. Brain stem D. All of the above
Tuesday, November 5, 2013 at 7:55pm

Health part 2
Arteries carry blood ________ the heart. A. Away from B. Towards C. Closer to D. All of the above
Tuesday, November 5, 2013 at 7:55pm

Health part 2
The three basic parts of a neuron include ________. A. Soma, dendrites, axon B. Dendrites, cell body, neurotransmitters C. Axon, dendrites, neurotransmitters D. None of the above
Tuesday, November 5, 2013 at 7:54pm

Health part 2
The heart circulates the blood to all the ________ in the body. A. Muscles B. Capillaries C. Tissues D. Organs
Tuesday, November 5, 2013 at 7:54pm

Health part 2
Veins carry blood ________ the heart. A. Away from B. Towards C. Neither of the above D. All of the above
Tuesday, November 5, 2013 at 7:53pm

public health
A researcher plans to use a sample of 500 men and women attending a well-known online university to study the relationship between the number of fast-food hamburgers consumed in a month and BMI (body mass index). The null hypothesis is that there is no relationship between ...
Tuesday, November 5, 2013 at 5:23pm

Mathematics and Health
Right.
Tuesday, November 5, 2013 at 12:48pm

Mathematics and Health
A: The total percentage of the number of people who died from cancer, accidents, and diabetes is 30%. However, the combined total is 60%. I determined this by using addition?
Tuesday, November 5, 2013 at 12:46pm

Mathematics and Health
Right.
Tuesday, November 5, 2013 at 12:43pm

Mathematics and Health (Ms. Sue)
Ms. Sue? Writeacher?
Tuesday, November 5, 2013 at 12:42pm

Health (Ms. Sue)
I agree.
Tuesday, November 5, 2013 at 12:34pm

Mathematics and Health
The total percentage in the second sentence is 30%.
Tuesday, November 5, 2013 at 12:19pm

Mathematics and Health
Add up the percentages in the second sentence. What's the total?
Tuesday, November 5, 2013 at 12:16pm

Mathematics and Health
Equal numbers of people die from heart disease as die from cancer, accidents, and diabetes combined. How would you determine this information from the graph? (The number of people who died from heart disease is 30%. The number of people who died from cancer, accidents, and ...
Tuesday, November 5, 2013 at 12:14pm

Health (Ms. Sue)
Also, describe four consequences of not getting enough sleep. A: Four consequences of not receiving enough sleep are stress-related problems, such as being unable to concentrate while studying, increased risk for becoming ill, increased risk for dangerous accidents, and a harm...
Tuesday, November 5, 2013 at 11:57am

Health (Ms. Sue)
Why is sleep so important? A: The answer to why sleep is so important is not entirely clear, but we do know that sleep is needed by the brain. In fact, receiving enough decent quality sleep is as important as being physically fit and having considerable nutrition. It helps to ...
Tuesday, November 5, 2013 at 11:48am

Health
Reduces stress,lowers blood pressure
Tuesday, November 5, 2013 at 10:56am

Health
1.List a physical, mental and emotional, and social benefit of physical activity.
Tuesday, November 5, 2013 at 10:26am

Health
idk
Tuesday, November 5, 2013 at 8:25am

Health (Ms. Sue)
How will knowing the major body systems, organs, and their functions help you in the health care job you have or would like to have?
Tuesday, November 5, 2013 at 5:46am

Health (Ms. Sue)
Thank you!
Monday, November 4, 2013 at 11:00pm

Health (Ms. Sue)
Right!
Monday, November 4, 2013 at 10:59pm

Health (Ms. Sue)
1. A: As I have calculated, my target heart rate zone is 103 to 175 beats per minute. The purpose of knowing of this, however, is quite simple. Your target heart rate zone is a heart rate range that should be reached during exercise to gain cardiorespiratory health benefits. ...
Monday, November 4, 2013 at 10:51pm

Health (Ms. Sue)
1. http://www.heart.org/HEARTORG/GettingHea​lthy/PhysicalActivity/Target-Heart-Rates​_UCM_434341_Article.jsp Your answers are good.
Monday, November 4, 2013 at 10:46pm

Health (Ms. Sue)
1. Identify your target heart rate zone. Identify the purpose of knowing your target heart rate zone. A: My target heart rate zone is 103 to 175 beats per minute. (However, what is the purpose?) 2. "Jorge was always tired. He felt that he was always studying for an exam ...
Monday, November 4, 2013 at 10:42pm

Health (Ms. Sue)
Good.
Monday, November 4, 2013 at 10:30pm

Health (Ms. Sue)
1. Explain how the FITT formula can act as a guide when you are developing a fitness program. A: The FITT formula can act as a guide when you are developing a fitness program as it provides you with an idea of how the structure of a fitness program should be. For example, for ...
Monday, November 4, 2013 at 10:26pm

Health (Ms. Sue)
Good answers.
Monday, November 4, 2013 at 10:20pm

Health (Ms. Sue)
1. Explain how being a good sport can help you develop healthy life skills. A: Being a good sport can help you develop your motivation, leadership, and cooperation skills, which are healthy life skills? (I am not certain about the answer of this one.) 2. A friend says, "I...
Monday, November 4, 2013 at 10:09pm

Health (Ms. Sue)
Good.
Monday, November 4, 2013 at 9:56pm

Health (Ms. Sue)
1. Describe what happens during NREM and REM sleep. A: In the beginning of a sleep cycle, we enter NREM sleep. The body recovers from the stress of the day's activities during this part of the sleep. Then, about 1.5 hours into sleep, we enter REM sleep, or dream sleep. Our...
Monday, November 4, 2013 at 9:53pm

Health (Ms. Sue)
OK.
Monday, November 4, 2013 at 8:54pm

Health (Ms. Sue)
No.
Monday, November 4, 2013 at 8:53pm

Health (Ms. Sue)
That's better. Does your book say anything more about how sleep deprivation helps produce stress?
Monday, November 4, 2013 at 8:51pm

Health (Ms. Sue)
Sleep deprivation can greatly affect your daily life as it can cause stress-related problems. Therefore, even occasional periods of sleep deprivation can make everyday life seem even more stressful and can cause you to be less productive?
Monday, November 4, 2013 at 8:42pm

Health (Ms. Sue)
Yes, but HOW does sleep deprivation do this?
Monday, November 4, 2013 at 8:40pm

Health (Ms. Sue)
Describe how sleep deprivation can affect daily life. A: Sleep deprivation can greatly affect your daily life as even occasional periods of sleep deprivation can make everyday life seem even more stressful and can cause you to be less productive?
Monday, November 4, 2013 at 8:38pm

Health (Ms. Sue)
6. Follow each step. You could divide each step into six weeks. Tell what you would do in each category each week. I'm sorry I can't help you any more because I know nothing about this subject. 7. Follow directions.
Monday, November 4, 2013 at 5:33pm

Health (Ms. Sue)
1. Choose one component of your physical fitness that you would like to improve. A: I would like to improve my cardiorespiratory endurance. 2. What exercise would be a good indicator of your fitness in this area? A: Being able to run a mile would be a good indicator of my ...
Monday, November 4, 2013 at 5:30pm

Health (Ms. Sue)
2. OK
Monday, November 4, 2013 at 5:01pm

Health (Ms. Sue)
1. http://www.google.com/search?q=place+val​ue+chart&rlz=1C1AVSX_enUS414US423&oq=pla​ce+&aqs=chrome.0.69i59j69i57j0l4.4418j0j​8&sourceid=chrome&espv=210&es_sm=122&ie=​UTF-8#es_sm=122&espv=210&q=wearing+the+w​rong+type+or+size+of+safety+equipment+...
Monday, November 4, 2013 at 5:01pm

Health (Ms. Sue)
1. How could wearing the wrong type or size of safety equipment lead to an injury? A: ? 2. What advice would you give a friend who started exercising hard every day and whose body now hurts too much to move? A: I would advise this friend, if he or she continues to exercise, ...
Monday, November 4, 2013 at 4:59pm

Health (Ms. Sue)
Right.
Monday, November 4, 2013 at 4:53pm

Poem: Annabel Lee by Edgar Allen Poe
MONDAY November 4, 2013 SCHOOL SUBJECTS Art Business Computers English Foreign Languages Health Home Economics Math Music Physical Education Science Social Studies GRADE LEVELS Preschool Kindergarten Elementary School 1st Grade 2nd Grade 3rd Grade 4th Grade 5th Grade 6th ...
Monday, November 4, 2013 at 4:52pm

Health (Ms. Sue)
Good.
Monday, November 4, 2013 at 4:49pm

Health (Ms. Sue)
Looks good. :-)
Monday, November 4, 2013 at 4:47pm

Health (Ms. Sue)
Yes. It's right. But please delete the first clause in your first sentence.
Monday, November 4, 2013 at 4:39pm

Health (Ms. Sue)
1. Describe how overtraining can lead to chronic injury. A: Overtraining,a condition that occurs as a result of exceeding the recommendations of the FITT formula, can lead to chronic injury as repetitive activity causes stress to bones, ligaments, tendons, or muscles. ...
Monday, November 4, 2013 at 4:18pm

Ms. Sue
Ms. Sue, can you tell me of whether my answers to the questions of Health posts are correct or not? Thank you.
Monday, November 4, 2013 at 4:17pm

Health (Ms. Sue)
*Correction: 3. Is it a good idea to do both aerobic exercises and anaerobic exercises as parts of a fitness program? Explain. A: I believe it is a very wise decision to perform both aerobic and anaerobic exercises as, after performing anaerobic exercises, you can stretch your...
Monday, November 4, 2013 at 3:37pm

Health (Ms. Sue)
Ms. Sue?
Monday, November 4, 2013 at 3:29pm

Health (Ms. Sue)
Ms. Sue?
Monday, November 4, 2013 at 3:28pm

Health (Ms. Sue)
Ms. Sue?
Monday, November 4, 2013 at 3:28pm

Health (Ms. Sue)
1. Summarize the steps to designing a fitness program. A: The steps to designing a fitness program. First, you must determine your resting heart rate. Once you have determined your resting heart rate, you need to calculate your target heart rate zone. Calculating this will ...
Monday, November 4, 2013 at 3:13pm

Health (Ms. Sue)
1. List the important things to consider before beginning a fitness program. A: Before you begin any fitness program, there are many factors you should consider. These factors include whether you possess any health concerns, such as diabetes or asthma, whether you are healthy ...
Monday, November 4, 2013 at 2:32pm

Health (Ms. Sue)
Discuss the statement "Physical activity can actually prevent you from having a heart attack." A: As it has been discussed earlier, regular physical activity has been proven to be a significant factor in preventing the development of many chronic disease, such as ...
Monday, November 4, 2013 at 2:20pm

Health (Ms. Sue or Writeacher)
You're welcome.
Monday, November 4, 2013 at 1:38pm

Health (Ms. Sue or Writeacher)
Thank you.
Monday, November 4, 2013 at 1:09pm

Health (Ms. Sue or Writeacher)
I think you were as specific as possible. :-)
Monday, November 4, 2013 at 1:08pm

Health (Ms. Sue or Writeacher)
Am I supposed to be specific?
Monday, November 4, 2013 at 1:06pm

Health (Ms. Sue or Writeacher)
Good.
Monday, November 4, 2013 at 1:04pm

Health (Ms. Sue or Writeacher)
Develop an action plan to deal with a conflict you might have with a family member or friend. (Am I supposed to be specific?) A: To deal with a conflict I might have with a family member or friend, I may speak with a counselor and ask for advice for I should do. I may also ...
Monday, November 4, 2013 at 1:03pm

Health (Ms. Sue or Writeacher)
Yes. That's good.
Monday, November 4, 2013 at 1:03pm

Health (Ms. Sue or Writeacher)
"A man moved into the apartment next door to Tasi last week. He makes her nervous. Whenever she passes him in the hall, he looks over her whole body. Yesterday, when Tasi came home from school, the man asked her to come over his apartment to watch a movie. When she said ...
Monday, November 4, 2013 at 1:00pm

Health (Ms. Sue)
Tasi protected herself by running and seeking refuge away from the man. By contacting her father, Tasi also protect herself from the man as it is most likely that Tasi's father will contact the police and report the harassment of Tasi. However, Tasi and her father could ...
Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 10:10pm

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