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

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)
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)
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)
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)
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)
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)
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)
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)
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)
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)
"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)
What is the purpose of identifying your target heart rate zone?
Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 9:59pm

Health (Ms. Sue)
1. Write a paragraph that describes how Tasi protected herself. Describe what further action Tasi and her father can take in the future to protect Tasi from the man. A: Tasi protected herself by running and seeking refuge away from the man. By contacting her father, Tasi also ...
Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 9:51pm

Health (Ms. Sue)
Develop an action plan to deal with a conflict you might have with a family member or friend. 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 encourage that my entire family ...
Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 8:45pm

Health (Ms. Sue)
"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 ...
Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 8:40pm

Health (Ms. Sue)
What are three ways you can protect yourself from sexual abuse and violence? A: You can protect yourself from sexual abuse and violence by using communication skills, refusal skills, and decision-making skills?
Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 7:23pm

Health (Ms. Sue)
Give an example of sexual abuse. A: For example, it is considered sexual abuse if the abuser touches the victim in a sexual manner or if the victim is forced to touch the abuser in a sexual manner?
Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 6:57pm

Healthcare Statistic
Community Health Center, a new patient clinic in your town serving only underinsured and uninsured patients, has asked you to help its HIM department get started. Calculate the number of new shelving units needed for a medical record filing system based on 8 shelves per unit ...
Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 6:12pm

Healthcare Statistic
After one month of operation, the health information services at Community Health Center determined that there were two records misfiled out of the 450 active records. What is the filing accuracy rate for this area? Round to one decimal point.
Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 6:11pm

Health (Ms. Sue)
Create an action plan to help someone who is being bullied. A: An action plan in which would help someone who is being bullied involves several actions. This person should tell as trusted adult, ask for help from friends, teachers, or parents, be assertive, avoid bullies or ...
Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 4:55pm

Calculus
According to the National Health Survey, the heights of adult males in the United States are normally distributed with mean 69.0 inches and standard deviation 2.8 inches. A. What is the probability that an adult male chosen at random is between 61 inches and 71 inches tall? B...
Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 3:56pm

Health (Ms. Sue)
Explain how observing and experiencing violence can cause a person to become apathetic. A: Observing and experiencing violence can often make a person insensitive to others who might be in harmful and potentially dangerous situations. For example, children who frequently ...
Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 2:57pm

Health (Ms. Sue)
"As Cindy hung up the phone, she thought about Hallie's comments. Cindy didn't understand why Hallie was so adamant about not going to her sister's funeral. Cindy tried to talk Hallie into going to the funeral. She told Hallie that the funeral might be ...
Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 2:48pm

Health (Ms. Sue)
What types of stress cases do you think workers experience in the job industries listed? (The job industries listed are services, manufacturing, retail trade, and fiance industries.)
Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 1:50pm

abnormal psychology
Is this true or false Behavioral medicine and health psychology are concerned with reducing the stress of illness but not necessarily preventing the stress.
Saturday, November 2, 2013 at 10:44pm

Health (Ms. Sue)
1. Explain how being around people who drink alcohol and use drugs can put you at risk for sexual assault. A: ? 2. What are three ways you can protect yourself from sexual abuse and violence? A: You can protect yourself from sexual abuse and violence by using communication ...
Saturday, November 2, 2013 at 10:43pm

Health (Ms. Sue)
1. Explain the relationship between the key terms in each of the following pairs. a. bullying and violence b. neglect and abuse A: a. Bullying corresponds with violence as it is an act of frightening or controlling another person by using threats or physical force, which is ...
Saturday, November 2, 2013 at 10:18pm

Health (Ms. Sue)
1. Describe how loss can cause stress. A: When you experience loss, you can feel the physical and emotional effects of stress. For example, after a loss, you may develop tension headaches or an increase in blood pressure. You may also feel irritable and confused. (I don't ...
Saturday, November 2, 2013 at 9:41pm

Health (Ms. Sue)
1. Explain the relationship between the key terms in each of the following pairs. a. wake and memorial service b. distress and eustress A: a. A wake and memorial service are both ceremonies in which enable family and friends to unite and gives them an opportunity to mourn for ...
Saturday, November 2, 2013 at 9:02pm

health
What indicators would warn you that the team that is planning this transition to an electronic health information management system is not functioning well
Saturday, November 2, 2013 at 5:02pm

Health (Ms. Sue)
1). Why do you think people often do not consider online sexual harassment a real from of abuse? A: I believe people do not consider online sexual harassment as a true form of abuse because, technically, it isn't physically occurring them. 2). What qualities does the ...
Friday, November 1, 2013 at 9:33pm

Health (Ms. Sue)
Describe three facts about sexual assault and rape. A: A fact about sexual assault and rape is that, while some people believe that sexual assault and rape are committed by strangers, about 80 percent of victims of sexual assault and rape know of their attacker's identity...
Friday, November 1, 2013 at 7:34pm

Health (Ms. Sue)
Why do you think abused children often have trouble making friends?
Friday, November 1, 2013 at 4:29pm

Health
Armando's coach is going to be late for soccer practice. As the team captain, it is Armando's responsibility to lead the teams for their warm-up activities. To prepare his team, Armando should direct his team to do which of the following? a. jog around the field, ...
Thursday, October 31, 2013 at 6:19pm

Statistics/Math
1. A magazine is considering the launch of an online edition. The magazine plans to go ahead only if it's convinced that more than 25% of the current readers would subscribe. The magazine contacted a simple random sample of 500 current subscribers and determine that 137 of...
Wednesday, October 30, 2013 at 3:45pm

Math
1. Jane has a checkbook balance of $68.00. She then writes two checks, one for $5.00 and one for $62.50. She also deposits $75.00. She then uses her calculator to determine her new balance. Which of the following is the correct series of keys she should press? A. ON/C 6 8 + 7 ...
Tuesday, October 29, 2013 at 5:28pm

Culture Festival
i went to interior health festival, doing participant observation, its asking were there patterns of behaviour that are repeated? just people socializing, I not notice anyting else, some healing sessions taking place. how do i write about 5 senses? i not touch anything or eat ...
Monday, October 28, 2013 at 6:41pm

Health (10th Grade)
What is one role fats play in keeping your body healthy? A. maintaining healthy skin and nails B. aiding muscle growth C. removing waste D.lubricating joints I believe it's C, but I'm not quite sure. I'm a cyber school student and I can't seem to find the ...
Monday, October 28, 2013 at 12:46pm

Health
3) Becky and Tremaine are finishing up their workout on the treadmill at the local gym. Select the best cool-down sequence for them to use. Strength exercises, static stretching, walking in place Static stretching, walking in place, strength exercises Walking in place, static ...
Monday, October 28, 2013 at 11:56am

Health
1) Marcia is learning to perform a back handspring for the first time at her gymnastics class. One beginning principle necessary for a safe and successful performance of this skill is to practice the movement: At full speed immediately to feel how your body reacts. In ...
Monday, October 28, 2013 at 11:52am

Health statistics
Of the 5,352 requests for medical records in the question above, 4,257 were located within the 20-minute time frame established by the supervisor as a quality improvement indicator. What is the rate of compliance in answering requests for records? Round to two decimal points.
Sunday, October 27, 2013 at 10:46pm

Health
Say there was a girl who is about 195 lbs. and about 5'7". She only has about 2 hours out of the whole day that she has free time. She wants to be in her weight zone of between 118-148 lbs. within about 8 months without using any dietary pills. What would you ...
Sunday, October 27, 2013 at 7:00pm

Health (Ms. Sue)
1). Summarize the limitations of defense mechanisms. A: In the short-term, defense mechanisms may cause an individual's mood to be lifted and allow one to endure through a difficult time. However, these mechanisms do not make the upsetting emotions disappear. Instead, they...
Sunday, October 27, 2013 at 2:44pm

Health (Ms. Sue)
Describe how you can learn to express emotions in a positive way. A: Practicing will help you positively express your emotions naturally. For example, role-play with a friend a situation in which you lost you temper with someone. This time, use speaking skills, such as using &...
Sunday, October 27, 2013 at 1:51pm

Health (Ms. Sue)
Compare the stages of Maslow's hierarchy of needs. A: The first stage, the physical stage, which consists of food, water, sleep, and exercise, is ultimately essential for us to thrive and pass our genes on to the next generation. The second stage, the safety stage, which ...
Sunday, October 27, 2013 at 12:11pm

Health
Compare the stages of Maslow's hierarchy of needs.
Saturday, October 26, 2013 at 12:16pm

Health
Compare the stages of Maslow's hierarchy of needs. I know you told me that I must be more specific but I am struggling to answer this.
Friday, October 25, 2013 at 6:37pm

Health
1). Describe why good communication is important. A: Good communication is important because it is a process through which two or more people exchange information, and, if the message is not properly sent, misunderstandings can arise. Good communication, however, is also ...
Thursday, October 24, 2013 at 9:09pm

Health
Describe three ways you can improve your self-esteem. A: You can improve your self-esteem by acting with integrity, choosing supportive friends, and accepting yourself.
Thursday, October 24, 2013 at 7:14pm

Health
Describe how respecting yourself and respecting your values can improve your self-esteem. A: If you respect yourself, you will be proud of yourself. Therefore, your self-esteem will rise. If you respect your values, you will less likely allow others to pressure you to take ...
Thursday, October 24, 2013 at 7:03pm

Health
Describe how respecting yourself and respecting your values can improve your self-esteem.
Wednesday, October 23, 2013 at 6:22pm

Health
9. Kristy, a 13-year-old girl, has a resting heart rate of 67 beats per minute. Using the lower and upper limit reserve training percentages of 50 percent and 85 percent respectively, what is Kristy’s target heart rate range? 137 to 186 per minute 140 to 194 per minute ...
Wednesday, October 23, 2013 at 5:38pm

Health
1). Summarize the effects of low self-esteem. A: The effects of low self-esteem include vulnerability to peer pressure, disrespectfulness for self and others, destructive behaviors, depression, suicide, the use of drugs and alcohol, criticalness of others, eating disorders, ...
Wednesday, October 23, 2013 at 4:25pm

Science
Which of the following is an example of how economics can affect science? A. Limited funding may lead scientists to research one topic instead of another. B. Legislators may create new laws about the use of natural resources based on the recommendations of scientists. C. A ...
Sunday, October 20, 2013 at 3:19pm

ESL proof reading
States. We are living in a same society but some people tend to be healthy and some tend to be less healthy. Many factors contribute to health status of the population such as individual behaviors, physical environment, education, culture and social environment, and ...
Saturday, October 19, 2013 at 11:10pm

Statistics
The health information managemnet supervisor agrees to pay a new graduate $13.50 per hour. This is a full-time coding position at 2,080 hours per year. The cost for a full-time employee's fringe benefits is 24 percent of the employee's salary. How much must the ...
Saturday, October 19, 2013 at 5:16pm

Statistics
The health information managemnet supervisor agrees to pay a new graduate $13.50 per hour. This is a full-time coding position at 2,080 hours per year. The cost for a full-time employee's fringe benefits is 24 percent of the employee's salary. How much must the ...
Saturday, October 19, 2013 at 5:03pm

Statistics
The health information management department at Community Hospital will experience a 15 percent increase in the number of discharges coded per day as the result of opening a cardiac clinic in the facility. The 15 percent increase is projected to be additional rrecords per day...
Saturday, October 19, 2013 at 4:44pm

statistics
After one month of operation the health information services at community health center determined that there were two reords misfiled out of the 450 active records. What is the filing accuracy rate for this area?
Saturday, October 19, 2013 at 3:51pm

statistics
Community Health center, a new patient clinic in your town serving only underinsured and uninsured patients, has asked you to help its health information management department get started. calculate the number of new shelving units needed for a medical record filing system ...
Saturday, October 19, 2013 at 3:41pm

Health (Ms. Sue)
Write about a real or imaginary situation in which you used or could use three or more of the life skills discussed in this chapter to improve your health. (Or) Write about a time when your family made a group decision on something you were going to do, such as where to go for...
Friday, October 18, 2013 at 9:58pm

Health
Role-playing Refusal Skills (The following are the directions.) "Imagine that you have a couple of friends over to play video games. Your parents went out to dinner so you have the house to yourselves. One friends finds beer in the refrigeration. She suggests that you and...
Friday, October 18, 2013 at 7:03pm

health
What is intensity
Friday, October 18, 2013 at 3:08pm

Health
Is your health is important to you? YES or NO? WHY? Give me (three) examples!
Friday, October 18, 2013 at 11:47am

Health
A short-term goal is one that can be achieved quickly, in days or weeks. The satisfaction of reaching a short-term goal can encourage you to work on long-term goals. Think about some of the factors involved in developing an action plan for a short-term goal. 1). Name a short-...
Thursday, October 17, 2013 at 10:28pm

Health
Sometimes it is important to make a good decision quickly. Read the passage below and answer the following questions. "Pete is at a party at his friend Rhonda's house. He is having a good time until he looks at his watch and realizes that he should have called his ...
Thursday, October 17, 2013 at 10:06pm

Health
In your life, you will face some decisions that are so serious that you will want to consult others. These are decisions that will affect your life and your health. In the following questions, you are asked to apply the Great Decisions model to a decision you have made with ...
Thursday, October 17, 2013 at 9:26pm

Health
Practicing healthy behaviors every day can help you have god, life-long health. Think about such behaviors as you answer the questions below. 1). What are some healthy behaviors that apply to your life right now? A: Beginning to exercise regularly and practicing life skills ...
Thursday, October 17, 2013 at 8:36pm

Health
Read the passage below, and then answer the questions that follow. "As Marty pulled away from the curb, he thought about Sina's answer. He didn't understand it. Her response was ambiguous. Marty thought that maybe she wouldn't skip school with him and his ...
Thursday, October 17, 2013 at 8:10pm

Health
1). State how each of the six risk behaviors could affect one of your goals. A: Each of the six risk factors could affect my goal of becoming an actress immensely. Drug and alcohol use, poor dietary problems, and tobacco use could harm my physical health, making me unable to ...
Thursday, October 17, 2013 at 7:36pm

Health
1). Which three kinds of direct pressure do you experience most often? A: Persuasion, explanations, and put-downs are the three kinds of direct pressure I experience most often. 2). Which three kinds of indirect pressure do you experience most often? A: Famous people, role ...
Thursday, October 17, 2013 at 6:57pm

Health
11). Describe how each of the following influence affect your behavior. a. friends b. family c. the Internet d. TV A: a. Friends can affect your behavior as your friends can influence you through peer pressure? b. ? c. ? d. Television can affect your behavior through indirect ...
Thursday, October 17, 2013 at 5:32pm

Health
1). Explain the relationship between the key terms in each of the following. a. direct pressure and indirect pressure b. goal and action plan A: a. Direction pressure is the pressure that results from someone who tries to convince you to do something you normally wouldn't ...
Thursday, October 17, 2013 at 5:04pm

health
Whats the largest bone in your body?
Wednesday, October 16, 2013 at 4:27pm

health
When keeping a food diary, you should record?
Tuesday, October 15, 2013 at 5:19pm

Geography (Ms. Sue)
1). What were some of the objects traded or transported over the Silk Road? A: Some of the objects traded of transported included silk, gold, silver, ivory, jade, wine, spices, amber, linen, porcelain, grapes, perfumes, ostriches, and acrobats. 2). Why have some people ...
Thursday, October 10, 2013 at 7:18pm

Geography (Ms. Sue)
What are the harmful effects of nuclear testing? A: Nuclear testing causes widespread health problems. Such conditions include dangerous levels of radiation exposure which causes dramatic increases in the rates of leukemia, thyroid cancer, birth defects, and metal illness.
Thursday, October 10, 2013 at 6:25pm

health
I need help designing a 12 week periodized training program discussing fitness tests and evaluation methods for the client and nutritional strategies providing recommendation for my choich
Wednesday, October 9, 2013 at 4:34pm

health and fitness
CASE STUDY: CHRIS DOUBLE Chris is a high school student and is eager to gain some muscle mass. He eats a diet that consists primarily of processed foods (fast food, cafeteria, etc.). Chris is anxious to get stronger so that he can go out for the wrestling team. CLIENT ...
Wednesday, October 9, 2013 at 12:29am

Health
The shoulder-to-hip ratio is useful to assess one's fat distribution pattern and future chronic disease risk? T OR F
Tuesday, October 8, 2013 at 11:59pm

Health
n infection that is congenital is: A. ingested. B. present at the time of birth. C. inhaled. D. transmitted by touch. i think its a or b
Tuesday, October 8, 2013 at 9:33am

Health
How can you determine (approximately) a serving size if you do not have a nutrition label to read?
Monday, October 7, 2013 at 9:14pm

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