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Science Somebody Help Me Please..I have a deadline
1. Diarrhea can be caused by a change in diet and different minerals in the water. True False 2. Fusion produces less radioactivity than fission. True False 3. Wise travelers eat only cooked vegetables in underdeveloped areas. True False 4. The kilogram is the basic unit of ...
Monday, January 7, 2013 at 1:23pm

Nutrition
Analyze the causes of anorexia in hospitalized patients. Provide two patient scenarios that commonly result in decreased food intake during prolonged hospitalizations. For each scenario: • Name a specific disease or condition. • State specific medical interventions (...
Friday, December 28, 2012 at 10:24pm

7th grade science
1. A Punnett square shows you all the ways in which ____ can combine. (1 point) alleles eggs sperm colors 2. Mendel called plants that received different alleles for a trait from each parent ____. (1 point) hybrids dominant genotypes phenotypes 3. Which is a possible genotype ...
Wednesday, December 12, 2012 at 10:27pm

Biostatistic
A study is conducted in a patient with HIV.Lower CD4 count is associated with advance disease. A researcher is interested in the association between vitamin supplement and CD4 count.A MULTIPLE REGRESSION ANALYSIS is performed relating CD4count to the use of supplements(coaded ...
Tuesday, December 11, 2012 at 11:43pm

Biostatistic
A study is conducted in patient with HIV. Lower CD4 count is associated with advance disease. The researcher is interested in finding out the relation between supplement vitamins and CD4 count. A multiple regression analysis is performed relating CD4 count to the use of ...
Tuesday, December 11, 2012 at 11:27pm

biology
1. Cystic Fibrosis is due to abnormal mucus-secreting tissue. Abnormal pancreatic secretions and respiratory problems will occur. This is an autosomal recessive disease. The mother and father are carriers for the disease. A. What is their genotype? B. What is their phenotype? ...
Monday, December 10, 2012 at 10:50pm

disease
how can discriminatory attitudes impact on people with disability
Monday, December 10, 2012 at 1:44am

ABNORMAL psychology 220
Tommy is a 43-year-old man who has Down syndrome. Recent research indicates that he is likely to develop A) Parkinson's disease. B) Alzheimer's disease. C) Pick's disease. D) multiple sclerosis.
Saturday, December 8, 2012 at 11:52pm

7th grade science Ms. Sue please
2. The smallest unit of life is the _____. (1 point) cell homeostasis organism protein 3. The nucleus is the largest of the _____. (1 point) chloroplasts mitochondria organelles ribosomes 6. Which is not found in animal cells? (1 point) central vacuole cytoskeleton rough ...
Thursday, December 6, 2012 at 5:26pm

psychology
why might recent research have indicated an increase in the total number of cases os alzheimer's disease in the past few yearss
Monday, December 3, 2012 at 10:48pm

Probability
Can someone please help me? certain medical diagnostic test is used to determine if people have pinkyitis and it is known that 1 in 1300 Americans has the disease. The test correctly diagnoses the presence of pinkyitis 97% of the time and it correctly diagnoses the absence of ...
Sunday, December 2, 2012 at 2:01pm

Probability
Can someone please help me? certain medical diagnostic test is used to determine if people have pinkyitis and it is known that 1 in 1300 Americans has the disease. The test correctly diagnoses the presence of pinkyitis 97% of the time and it correctly diagnoses the absence of ...
Saturday, December 1, 2012 at 7:32pm

Math
Can someone please help me? certain medical diagnostic test is used to determine if people have pinkyitis and it is known that 1 in 1300 Americans has the disease. The test correctly diagnoses the presence of pinkyitis 97% of the time and it correctly diagnoses the absence of ...
Saturday, December 1, 2012 at 3:15pm

psych
1.21 (1 pts.) William is acutely retarded and requires intense care. His IQ has been measured at approximately 15. What term would be used to classify William's level of retardation? A) mild B) moderate C) severe D) profound # 1.22 (1 pts.) Shannon has been diagnosed with...
Tuesday, November 27, 2012 at 1:05pm

psych
1.11 (1 pts.) While Pete was out playing touch football with his friends, he tripped, fell, and bumped his head on the ground. Immediately afterward, he was very disoriented and kept asking his friends what time it was. Pete may have experienced A) delirium. B) dementia. C) ...
Tuesday, November 27, 2012 at 1:04pm

retail pharmacy assistant
1)a customer's first impression is based on the pharmacy assistants ? a)overall appearance b)grammar c)tone of voice d)vocabulary my answer is b 2)besides the dispensing of drugs,the main purpose of pharmacy today is to ? a)sell a variety of retail products b)compete with ...
Sunday, November 18, 2012 at 9:45pm

writing ms.sue
For my pilgrims essay it said that we needed an example with our reasoning. my reasoning #1: One reason why you should not eat us is that we have a disease in us called bird flu that could kill you. what is an example to go with it?
Saturday, November 17, 2012 at 10:22pm

1 question Science check answer
4. Which is NOT a true statement? a. Not all fats are bad for you. b. Fats can increase your risk for heart disease. c. Saturated fats are liquid at room temperature. d. Unsaturated fats come mainly from plant foods. my answer is C. I that right
Friday, November 9, 2012 at 12:15pm

7th grade science Ms. Sue please check
Hi! Can you check my answers please and I need help on 4 and 5 I cannot find the answers!!!! Please help! 2. _____ transports materials within a cell and between cells and makes up ______ percent of most organisms. (1 point) Fat; 60 Protein; 40 Sugar; 75 Water; 50 3. Which of ...
Friday, November 2, 2012 at 11:08pm

AP Statistics
A Kansas University research station wishes to investigate if a new variety of wheat is more resistant to a disease than an old variety. It is known that this disease strikes approximately 15% of all plants of the old variety. A field experiment was conducted, and of 120 new ...
Wednesday, October 31, 2012 at 11:22am

nutrition
Could someone give me an example or guidelines to complete the following paper? Diane Nelson is a 49 year old, Native American female. She is currently being treated for hypertension, hypothyroidism and elevated LDL cholesterol levels. She has a family history of hypertension...
Sunday, October 28, 2012 at 9:34pm

Statistics
A Kansas University research station wishes to investigate if a new variety of wheat is more resistant to a disease than an old variety. It is known that this disease strikes approximately 15% of all plants of the old variety. A field experiment was conducted, and of 120 new ...
Friday, October 26, 2012 at 1:52pm

Health
People with bipolar disorder are at a higher risk for ________. A. Heart disease B. Diabetes C. Migraine headaches D. All of the above
Thursday, October 25, 2012 at 7:46pm

i need help ss
1. Because there was a reawakening of interest in art, literature, and science between 1300 and 1600, it is fitting to call this period the Renaissance, since it means _____. (1 point)learning knowledge "out with the old" rebirth 2. During the Middle Ages, why was ...
Saturday, October 20, 2012 at 9:46pm

soical studys
1. Because there was a reawakening of interest in art, literature, and science between 1300 and 1600, it is fitting to call this period the Renaissance, since it means _____. (1 point)learning knowledge "out with the old" rebirth 2. During the Middle Ages, why was ...
Saturday, October 20, 2012 at 9:45pm

HEALTH
I have to do a project on the bacteria/micro called streptococcus and s the any website that would answer these following questions about it or aleast some? What Microbe? Where Can we See This Microbe? Good or Bad Microbe? Why? How Can We Prevent Disease From It? a lesson on ...
Saturday, October 20, 2012 at 11:28am

history
With an increasing population, the British colonists faced? a)a shortage of land. b)a return migration to England. c) the spread of disease. d)social unrest.
Wednesday, October 17, 2012 at 8:39pm

health
This 82 year old female was admittd for acute exacerbation of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. The progress notes indicate taht the patient received a transfusion for anemia. The discharge diagnoses state acute exacebation of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease and ...
Tuesday, October 16, 2012 at 9:14pm

Biology
11) The recent Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine was awarded based on two sets of experiments. The first of these is described in the following abstract: An important problem in embryology is whether the differentiation of cells depends upon a stable restriction of the ...
Monday, October 15, 2012 at 12:03pm

social studies
when many native americans died from a disease called smallpox?
Sunday, October 14, 2012 at 10:04pm

disease
Case Study..... Judy was 18 when the terrible crash happend. While judi was returning home from work, a driver ran a red light and smashed into the drivers side of judis car. she was unconcious when she arrived at the hospital. swelling in the brain required removal ofskull ...
Friday, October 12, 2012 at 3:31pm

Grammar
The patient denies any cardiac symptoms, angina, shortness of breath, any infectious disease, any bleeding disorder, or any pulmonary disorders. A) complete sentence B) fragment C) run-on I say its a complete sentence:)
Tuesday, October 9, 2012 at 6:43pm

social studies
Because/Even though children’s understanding of AIDS increases with age: A. AIDS education should not be attempted before adolescence. B. relatively young children can still grasp complex scientific concepts about disease. C. children in grades K-6 cannot even give a ...
Monday, October 8, 2012 at 8:59pm

science
for many years pellagra was believed to be an infectious disease promoted by unsanitary conditions. it was common in sanatoriums and orphanages but only among the patients and not the staff. a study of the diets showed that suffers of pellagra rarely ate high quality proteins...
Thursday, October 4, 2012 at 10:27pm

economics
Suppose the president is attempting to decide whether the federal gov should spend more research to find a cure for heart disease. How should policy makers determine the amount of money that should be allocated for research curing heart disease? they should base their decision...
Friday, September 21, 2012 at 11:37am

health
Adults and children should limit their intake of sodium because? A. Keeping blood pressure in the normal range reduces an individual’s risk of cardiovascular disease, conges¬tive heart failure, and kidney disease. B. Keeping blood pressure in the ...
Thursday, September 20, 2012 at 12:29am

English
I have to analyze John F. Kennedy's inaugural address. I need to find the thesis, preview statement (forecasting or signposting), because statement (why the audience might be interested in listening), transitions, a restatement of thesis, and a clincher. Here is the text ...
Monday, September 10, 2012 at 6:36pm

Natural Vs. Synthetic Products
Proofread please?:) Natural vs. Synthetic Products By: Bryce Romig Have you ever heard the quote "Beauty is only skin deep"? The fact of the matter is, beauty is more than skin deep. Everyday people all over the word are rubbing harsh chemicals all over their ...
Thursday, September 6, 2012 at 4:51pm

Health and Nutrition
What are the differences between good and bad fat? What is a disease associated with a diet that is high in fat? You may begin posting on Monday
Friday, August 31, 2012 at 8:28am

Health
Adults and children should limit their intake of sodium because? A. Keeping blood pressure in the normal range reduces an individual’s risk of cardiovascular disease, conges¬tive heart failure, and kidney disease. B. Keeping blood pressure in the normal range reduces ...
Thursday, August 30, 2012 at 3:31pm

English
I am trying to write a thesis statement for a research paper I have to write. The paper is over C. Diff this is a disease. Here are my ideas I am just not sure that either are even written correctly. 1. Deaths caused by Cloustridium Difficiule are preventable. 2. Simple ...
Wednesday, August 29, 2012 at 5:43pm

medical billing and coding
Your search for This 82-year-old female was admitted for acute exacerbation of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. The progress notes indicate that the patient received a transfusion for anemia. The discharge diagnoses state acute exacerbation of chronic obstructive ...
Friday, August 24, 2012 at 11:33am

life orientation
5 recommendations on how to ovet come the lifestyle disease
Thursday, August 23, 2012 at 5:09pm

Medical termanology
Write a fictitious medical report of about two paragraphs describing a dermatologic condition or disease. Focus the report on the onset,progression,location,and etiology of the condition or disease and the treatment parameters.
Sunday, August 19, 2012 at 10:48am

health
What does OCD stand for? A. Obsessive Compensatory Disorder B. Obsessive Culmination Disorder C. Obsessive Compulsive Disease D. None of the above D? None of the above Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder is OCD
Monday, August 13, 2012 at 10:32pm

Logic
Which of the following may not qualify as a falsifiable claim? a) Your luck will improve. b) Your house will be sold tomorrow. c) Granite is more dense than sand. d) Smoking may cause heart disease. I'm leaning towards (a); however, (c) sounds good too.
Sunday, August 12, 2012 at 8:31pm

disease
name of the bacteria that causes jaundice? Name of the microorganism that causes elephantasis? Most common disease in japan ?
Sunday, July 29, 2012 at 5:38am

medical transcription
Could someone review this and make sure it appears to be correct? Had a repeat magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) of the head. She had a lesion seen in the right frontal lobe on previous computed tomography (CT) and MRI scanning. This lesion has not changed at all over time. I ...
Saturday, July 28, 2012 at 11:18pm

Health
A person’s daily sodium intake should be reduced to less than ________ milligrams and further reduced to ________ milligrams among persons who are 51 and older and those of any age who are African American or have hypertension, diabetes, or chronic kidney disease. A. 1,...
Saturday, July 28, 2012 at 5:39pm

English
There are more than 200 different cold viruses. You can build up protection against a cold virus that you have already had. How ever, this 'immunity' can not help a person fight off a different cold virus. Immunity means: A. the spread of a disease B. the body's ...
Sunday, July 15, 2012 at 8:17pm

Biology
Discuss two lifestyle factors (one for bone and one for muscle) that affect the growth, development, size and/or healing (positively or negatively of the tissue. Also state whether the factor can lead to a disease or disorder of the tissue.
Sunday, July 15, 2012 at 3:23pm

INTRODUCTION TO HEALTH AND DISEASE
How do culture, spiritual beliefs, and customs related to health beliefs foster or prevent diseases and their treatment?
Saturday, July 14, 2012 at 5:03pm

Principles of Management - Strategic Management
please review my answers! 1. which of the following is an example of an internal stakeholder of an organization? A) distributors B) suppliers C) Unions D) Individual Workers It is: D) Individual Workers 2. Two drug companies agree to work together to pool their research and ...
Tuesday, July 10, 2012 at 12:21pm

medical coding
Which of the following code categories should be chosen over codes from other chapters for the same condition? A. Complications of pregnancy B. Neoplasms C. Blood disorders D. Metabolic and nutritional diseases 2. Pyuria or bacteria in the urine should be coded to A. 790.7. C...
Saturday, July 7, 2012 at 10:17am

pathophysiology
Regarding lipoproteins: A) HDL promotes coronary artery disease B) The higher the ratio of lipid to protein, the higher the density C) LDL proportionately has more protein to lipids D) LDL is promotes coronary artery disease E) none are true
Wednesday, July 4, 2012 at 3:05pm

HUMAN DISEASES
Regarding lipoproteins: A) HDL promotes coronary artery disease B) The higher the ratio of lipid to protein, the higher the density C) LDL proportionately has more protein to lipids D) LDL is promotes coronary artery disease E) none are true
Sunday, July 1, 2012 at 10:10pm

physical edu
1. Cardiovascular disease is the number one overall killer of Americans – kills more than cancer, chronic respirator disease, accidents and diabetes combined! its False right? 2. Only 25% of Americans engage in physical activity at the intensity and duration needed for ...
Friday, June 22, 2012 at 1:55pm

physical Edu
There is no link between cardiovascular heart disease and stress. Its false right?
Monday, June 18, 2012 at 1:11pm

Statistics for Behavioral Sciences
A disease affects 9% of individuals in a population and a sample of 100 people is selected from the population. What is the probability of finding the disease in 15 people?
Monday, June 11, 2012 at 1:04am

Pharmacology
You provide the manufacturer’s recommended dose of an antibiotic, which is 10mg/kg IV for a 100kg patient. You then draw a level 30 minutes after the dose. Assume rapid distribution and neglible clearance/metabolism over the 30minute period between the time of ...
Friday, June 8, 2012 at 2:11am

world geography
the infrastructures of many in the region: a. are strained by the rapid increase in population b. add to disease and poverty c. do not adequently support the people who live there d. all of the above
Wednesday, May 30, 2012 at 6:48pm

Science
Thank you very much for your help. I will check major grammar mistakes tomorrow morning. Can you please have a quick look at the second part and tell me which sentences need to be revised? 1) However, their most striking feature was that these cells were able to reproduce and ...
Monday, May 28, 2012 at 6:22pm

English
In the middle of the sixteenth century, Antwerp was a crowded, lively city; some hundred thousand people lived there. Disease, Plague, and fire took their regular toll; yet boom conditions prevailed. New houses, shops, and guildhalls were constructed, and in 1542 the city ...
Tuesday, May 15, 2012 at 10:02am

Life orantation
Describe the life style disease/behavhour and explain factors that contribute to the disease of Hiv&Aids
Tuesday, May 15, 2012 at 8:58am

Statistics
The Centers for Disease Control and other organizations are interested in the health benefits of breastfeeding for infants. The National Immunization Survey includes questions about breast-feeding practices, including the questions about breast-feeding practices, including the...
Tuesday, May 15, 2012 at 8:51am

Health
Could you please check if these questions are all possible? Thank you, Writeacher. 1)Focus on the first Hanoverians and answer briefly the following questions. What were the first political parties in Britain, where did they descend from and who sided with them? What did the ...
Saturday, May 12, 2012 at 11:21am

Algebra
The body mass index I can be used to determine an individuals risk for heart disease. An index less than 25 indicates low risk. the formula for body mass index is I=700w/H^. W=weight and H=height, Jeromine is 67 inches tall. What weights will keep his body mass index between ...
Friday, May 11, 2012 at 3:24pm

life orientation
Criticalx discuss how lifertyle disease behavious impact on the teenagers?
Thursday, May 10, 2012 at 2:46pm

life orientation
Provide 5 ways in which you critically discuss how life style disease / behaviour impact on the teenager
Monday, May 7, 2012 at 4:14pm

Medical Terminology
I have to write a fictitious medical report containing this weeks vocab. It has to be at least 2 paragraphs describing a dermatologic condition or disease and contain all of the vocabulary and their definitions. My question is...how do I format this? If someone could give me ...
Monday, May 7, 2012 at 2:28am

HIV questions
In the latter srage of the dieases known as AIDS the infected person often comes down with an opportunistic disease these infections are diseases which a healthy persons immune system would usually protect against? true (my choice) false Results of testing for HIV/AIDS can be ...
Sunday, May 6, 2012 at 2:46pm

Statistics
A randomized comparative experiment compared the effects of two types of deep-brain stimulation (pallidal stimulation and subthalamic stimulation) on change in motor function, as blindly assessed on the Unified Parkinson's Disease Rating Scale, part III (UPDRS-III). The ...
Sunday, May 6, 2012 at 3:34am

phi 103
Which of the following may not qualify as a falsifiable claim? Student Answer: Your luck will improve. Your house will be sold tomorrow. Granite is more dense than sand. Smoking may cause heart disease
Saturday, May 5, 2012 at 4:00pm

medical terminology
Making use of the following terms, write a fictitious medical report of about two paragraphs describing a dermatologic condition or disease. Focus the report on the onset, progression, location, and etiology of the condition or disease, and the treatment parameters. All terms ...
Saturday, May 5, 2012 at 2:03pm

Science
A vaccine can protect you against a disease because it (1)destroys toxic substances from bacteria before they can make you sick\ (2) stimulates your immune system against the pathogens (3) kills any pathogenic bacteria in your body (4) changes pathogenic bacteria into harmless...
Wednesday, May 2, 2012 at 5:37pm

Abscess - Skin Disease
What is the cause, epidemology, pathosyscoilogy?, and history of abscess?
Tuesday, May 1, 2012 at 3:24pm

phi 103
Which of the following may not qualify as a falsifiable claim? Your luck will improve. Your house will be sold tomorrow. Granite is more dense than sand. Smoking may cause heart disease
Monday, April 30, 2012 at 5:18pm

Statistics
The author’s of the article “Perceived risks of Heart Disease and Cancer Among Cigarette Smokers” expressed the concern that a majority of smokers do not view themselves as being at increased risk of heart disease or cancer. Because of this, the authors call for...
Monday, April 30, 2012 at 1:38pm

Life Orientation
Write a paragraph of approximately 100 - 150 words in which you make 5 recommendations on how to overcome the style/cancer disease behavior.
Sunday, April 29, 2012 at 1:01pm

Life Orientation
Describe the lifestyle disease cancer
Sunday, April 29, 2012 at 12:58pm

geology
Use the following table to identify five historical events influenced by the depletion of natural resources. Explain each event in at least 150 words. Event What Happened? Example: Easter Island This island, now called Rapa Nui, is most notable for giant rock statues called ...
Friday, April 27, 2012 at 6:16am

English
MECHANICS (errors in the use of apostrophes) Answer At one time, "yes, ma'am" and "no, sir" were some boys' and girls' respectful responses to adults' questions. Safeguarding the environment is not somebody elses responsibility; it is our&#...
Tuesday, April 24, 2012 at 12:54pm

Life orientation
Critically discuss how life style / behaviour disease impact on the teenager
Monday, April 23, 2012 at 11:38pm

Savannah park Secondary.grade 12 l.o
Describe the life style disease/behaviour and explain 5 factor that contribute to substance abuse
Monday, April 23, 2012 at 7:11pm

life orientation
Describe the life style disease/behaviour of cancer and explain 5(or more) factors that contribute to the disease
Monday, April 23, 2012 at 4:40am

l.o
Five ways in which you critically discuss how life style\behaviour disease impact on the teenager?
Sunday, April 22, 2012 at 1:48pm

l.o
Cancer Describe life style disease \ behaviour and explain 5 factors that contribute to the disease
Sunday, April 22, 2012 at 1:29pm

life orentation
provide 5 ways in you critically discuss how life style disease/behaviour impact on the teenager
Friday, April 20, 2012 at 4:05am

Grade 12 life orientation
Hiv/Aids describe the life style disease/behaviour and explain 5 factors that contribute to the disease
Thursday, April 19, 2012 at 3:04pm

Grade 12 life orientation
Hiv/Aids describe the life style disease/behaviour and explain 5 factors that contribute to the disease
Thursday, April 19, 2012 at 2:40pm

Grammar
Proofreading.. PROCEDURE: The patient was prepped and draped in the usual sterile fashion. Examination of the vocal chords in a sitting position revealed a poly-poid growth in front of the left false vocal cord with erythematous base and yellow colored tip. Vocal cord appeared...
Tuesday, April 17, 2012 at 3:01pm

Social Studies 4th grade
What challenges occured to Native American culture when they had contact eith European Settlers? 1. Spread of Disease 2 Increased Barter 3 Decreased Population 4 Inreased Conflict / War 5 ????????
Monday, April 16, 2012 at 10:41pm

bio anatomy
I am doing a paper on the occipital lobe and I am supose to talk about the pathology of it. i know that is like the study of disease of the lobe. So should i talk about different diseases that occur in the lobe? like maybe choose three different ones or the most common ones? ...
Monday, April 16, 2012 at 3:56pm

Bio Anatomy
I am doing a paper on the occipital lobe and I am supose to talk about the pathology of it. i know that is like the study of disease of the lobe. So should i talk about different diseases that occur in the lobe? like maybe choose three different ones or the most common ones? ...
Sunday, April 15, 2012 at 6:38pm

Microbiology
what microbe causes the disease of Propionibacterium acnes? are there any other features of microbe that conctributes the ability to cause disease?
Saturday, April 14, 2012 at 8:57pm

Life Orientation
Describe the life style disease Lack of Physical Fitness and Proper Nutrition in the Adolescent and explain 5 or more factors that contribute to the disease.
Wednesday, April 11, 2012 at 11:46am

grammar
1. If we can meet with the patient and he / him / himself, we can discuss possible alternative treatments. A) he B) him C) himself 2. An argument between her boyfriend and her / she resulted in the latest injury. A) her B) she 3. The patient’s son is taller than he / him...
Tuesday, April 10, 2012 at 3:55pm

biology
why a disease that was once on the decline might re-emerge?
Saturday, April 7, 2012 at 8:31pm

disease
Binge Eating Disorder is diagnosed by "experiencing" binge-eating episodes (without purging) more than ---- time)s) per week for --- one,two months two,three months two,six months four, six months
Thursday, April 5, 2012 at 3:11pm

statistics
Suppose a new treatment for a certain disease is given to a sample of n=200 patients. The treatment was successful for 166 of the patients. Assume these patients are representative of the population of individuals who have this disease. (a) Calculate the sample proportion of ...
Thursday, April 5, 2012 at 12:10am

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