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biology
A scientist wishes to determine how effective a vaccine is in protecting rats against a contagious disease. What experimental procedure should the scientist use to determine the vaccine's effectiveness?
Sunday, July 31, 2011 at 5:41pm

life orientation
provide 5 ways in you critically discuss how life style disease impact on the teenager(cancer)
Tuesday, July 19, 2011 at 6:57pm

American History (Ms. Sue)
would you mind giving the a look and see? The English, French and Spanish all wanted to claim the New World for their county. The English’s intentions were for a colony of genuine settlers who were wanting to live peacefully with the natives. Their intentions were also to...
Tuesday, July 12, 2011 at 7:12pm

Med terms
I am having troubles finding all 10 mistakes and need some help. Inpatient Progress Report Attending Physician: Moreover, Cindy Patient: Stephen R. Peters DOT: 03/01/19XX CHIEF COMPLAINT: This 53-year-old man visited the outpatient clinic for dyspnea and recurrent coughing. ...
Tuesday, July 12, 2011 at 2:17pm

Health
Does prevalence of disease increase as chronic disease increases. Prevalence is total no. of cases/total no. of risk factors of disease in the population over a period of time.
Wednesday, July 6, 2011 at 3:02am

hsm210
Scenario 3: Caring for the HomelessYou are a case manager in a community mental health center. Many of your clients are homeless and have either mental disorders or substance abuse and health problems. Health problems among the homeless are exacerbated by their homeless status...
Tuesday, July 5, 2011 at 9:10pm

algebra
THE FUNCTION D(X) MODELS THE CUMULATIVE NUMBER OF DEATHS FROM A DISEASE X YEARS AFTER 1984. ESTIMATE THE YEAR WHEN THERE WERE 90,000 DEATHS D(x)=2010X^2+5400X+5774
Sunday, July 3, 2011 at 6:37pm

government
1. The _____ Act mandated that at least some federal employees be chosen on the basis of merit instead of political connections. Federal Employment Pendleton Bureaucratic Fairness Civil Service 2. The cooperation between interest groups, federal agencies, and related ...
Tuesday, June 28, 2011 at 11:29pm

Public health
Why is epidemiology important in the study of health and disease in communities?
Tuesday, June 28, 2011 at 2:22am

Life orientation
Ways in which you critically discuss how substance abuse disease impact on the teenager
Sunday, June 19, 2011 at 8:06am

science
is addiction a disease? I need to write a response paper on this. Based on the definitions of addiction and disease I proposed that addiction is a disease, but I need more things to back me up as the paper needs to be 2 pages. I've compared it to heart disease and ...
Saturday, June 18, 2011 at 10:43pm

math The function D(x) models the cumulative numbe
Thge function D(x) models the cumulative number of deaths from a disease x years after 1984. Estimate the year when ther were 89,000 deaths. D(x) = 2386x^2 +5147x + 5398. there were approximately 89,000 deaths in the year?
Saturday, June 18, 2011 at 7:36pm

Georgia Perimeter
What is the definitions of health promotion, disease prevention and health maintenance.
Tuesday, June 14, 2011 at 8:17pm

life orientation
ways in you critically discus how life style disease or behaviour impact on the teenager
Tuesday, June 14, 2011 at 4:31pm

Life orientation
Discribe the lifestyle disease/behaviour and explain 5 factors that contribute to the disease
Monday, June 13, 2011 at 3:47am

L o
Five factor that contribute to the disease Hiv /aids
Monday, June 13, 2011 at 2:21am

writing
Doctors in the field of preventive medicine concentrate on "preventing disease and to encourage" good health practices. Best way to write the portion? 1) preventing disease and to encourage 2)prevent disease and to encourage 3)to prevent disease and to encourage 4) ...
Friday, June 10, 2011 at 12:07pm

med term
In theses 2 scenarios im suppose to find 15 med words and define them, now I have found more then 15 am I correct that there is more then 15? Dont want to know what they are just want to know that there is more then 15 I. AMBULATORY CARE FACE SHEET Admit Date: 7/8/20XX @ 20:22...
Thursday, June 9, 2011 at 4:53pm

insurance prep
1. The information for Blocks 1 9 on the CMS-1500 can be obtained Customer Question Ask your own question now > 1. The information for Blocks 1–9 on the CMS-1500 can be obtained from the A. ledger card. B. medical treatment record. C. confidential patient information ...
Thursday, June 2, 2011 at 9:42pm

life orientation
Describe the life style disease/behaviour and explain 5 factors
Wednesday, June 1, 2011 at 9:17am

Childhood ed
Pasteurization of food. A. means keeping food refrigerated. B. destroys all bacteria,viruses and mold. C. destroys most disease-producing bacteria. D. keeps it looking and tasting good.
Tuesday, May 31, 2011 at 8:24pm

Life orientation
Derasice the style disease / behaviour and explain 5 (or more ) factors that contribute to the disease
Monday, May 30, 2011 at 2:26pm

earth
Which of the following is NOT one of the six steps of IPM? Choose one answer. a. evaluating and recording results. b. properly identifying pest damage. c. Trapping pests for return to native ecosystems. d. learning pest and host life cycles. Which of the following statements ...
Friday, May 27, 2011 at 3:37pm

Life orietation
Describe the life style disease/behaviour and explain 5 (more)factors that contribute to the disease.topic that refers to:lack of physical fitness and proper nutrition in the adolescent
Wednesday, May 25, 2011 at 12:12pm

Probability Questions
Any answers are greatly appreciated. a) In the game of “In-Between” two cards are drawn from a standard deck of 52 cards. Then a third card is drawn. To win, the value of the third card must be between the first two cards. Determine the probability of winning; given ...
Tuesday, May 24, 2011 at 11:09pm

med
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 ...
Monday, May 23, 2011 at 10:56am

epidemiology
A new screening test for a disease is developed for use in the general population. The sensitivity and specificity of the new test are 60% and 70%, respectively. Four hundred (400) people are screened at a clinic during the first year the new test is implemented. (Assume the ...
Saturday, May 21, 2011 at 11:06pm

epidemiology
A new screening test for a disease is developed for use in the general population. The sensitivity and specificity of the new test are 60% and 70%, respectively. Four hundred (400) people are screened at a clinic during the first year the new test is implemented. (Assume the ...
Friday, May 20, 2011 at 11:56pm

I really need help with biology!!
I need help understanding my bio assignment. Can you tell me weather or not I got them right and if I didnt get them right can you correct them and tell me the right answer to give me a better understanding? I put a star (*) next to my answer. 1. Which type of muscle makes up ...
Friday, May 20, 2011 at 11:14pm

Physiology
For discussion of endocrine disorders 1.Diabetes insipidus Hormone affected? Too much or too little? 2.Graves’ disease Hormone affected? Too much or too little? 3.Acromegaly Hormone affected? Too much or too little? 4.Addison’s disease Hormone affected? Too much or ...
Wednesday, May 18, 2011 at 5:33pm

Life orientation
Describe the life style disease/behaviour and explain 5(or more) factors that contribute to the disease.
Thursday, May 12, 2011 at 3:23pm

life orientation
I hv chosen de disease as toxic waste.de question sys in 10-15 lines criticaly discus 5 ways in which the human or environmental problem impacts on de comunity
Monday, May 9, 2011 at 6:34am

maths
The chance of getting a particular disease sometime during your lifetime is estimated at 1 in 20. Smoking increases the risk of developing the disease during your lifetime by 20%. How many people out of a group of 1000 smokers would you expect to get the disease sometime ...
Sunday, May 8, 2011 at 10:33am

Life orientation
I hv chosen de disease as hiv.de question sys in 10-15 lines criticaly discus 5 ways in which the human or environmental problem impacts on de comunity
Friday, May 6, 2011 at 4:20pm

statistics
Government Data assign a single cause for each death that occurs in the United States. The data shoe that the probability is 0.27 that a randomly chosen death was due to heart disease, and 0.23 that is was due to cancer. What is the probability that the death was due to some ...
Wednesday, May 4, 2011 at 8:05pm

Leadership
“Big Changes for a Small Hospital” As F. Nicholas Jacobs toured the Windber Medical Center facility, he was dismayed by the industrial pink painted walls, the circa 1970 furniture, and the snow leaking through the windows of the conference room. Employees earned 30 ...
Saturday, April 30, 2011 at 11:42pm

Health as a Social Institution
1) What do you think Canadians can learn from other cultures about the treatment of illnesses? 2) Define good health, illness, and disease in your own words and use examples.* Put yourself in someone's place living in a non-Western nation. How and why might that person ...
Thursday, April 28, 2011 at 7:03am

Math
Three drugs are being tested for use as the treatment of a certain disease. Let p 1 , p 2 , and p 3 represent the probabilities of success for the respective drugs.As three patients come in, each is given one of the drugs in a random order. After n = 10 “triples” ...
Wednesday, April 27, 2011 at 1:15pm

Math(Probability) need help
Three drugs are being tested for use as the treatment of a certain disease. Let p 1 , p 2 , and p 3 represent the probabilities of success for the respective drugs. As three patients come in, each is given one of the drugs in a random order. After n = 10 “triples” ...
Wednesday, April 27, 2011 at 11:13am

Math
Three drugs are being tested for use as the treatment of a certain disease. Let p 1 , p 2 , and p 3 represent the probabilities of success for the respective drugs. As three patients come in, each is given one of the drugs in a random order. After n = 10 “triples” ...
Wednesday, April 27, 2011 at 4:45am

Med Term
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 must be defined in this report. 1. ...
Friday, April 22, 2011 at 7:36pm

English
What does this whole paragraph mean??? Pharmacists are health care professionals who use their expertise in medicine to help people understand what are the medications they are taking, how they will help, and how they will react. They also give out information and counsel ...
Thursday, April 21, 2011 at 9:17pm

HCS/490
Do employers have the right to screen employees or potential employees to learn if they are smokers, have chronic disease, or are overweight? Why?
Wednesday, April 20, 2011 at 7:49pm

disease
Ct scans show evidence of multiple lesions in the white matter of the brain and spinal cord. What nerve disease could this be?
Wednesday, April 20, 2011 at 12:18am

science
what is the lfe expectancy of a person with tay-sachs disease
Tuesday, April 19, 2011 at 6:38pm

biology
Compare and Contrast the following thyroid disorders? 1. IODINE DEFICIENCY a. Does it cause goiter (yes or no) b. Is the metabolic too high or too low? (indicate which) c. Effect on TSH levels (will they increase or decrease?) d. What is the most appropriate way to treat this ...
Monday, April 11, 2011 at 2:43am

chemistry
A middle-aged man has been diagnosed as being at high-risk of developing Coronary Artery Disease. * State the chemical composition of the sterol that is present in high levels in most people who belong to the high-risk group. * Distinguish between the ‘good' and &#...
Friday, April 8, 2011 at 8:22pm

English
My instructions are to type 200 to 225 words of a short presentation on a topic of my choosing. I was wondering if you could please check my grammar and sentence structure in this Informative Essay. Breathing is something most of us take for granted; we’ve been doing it ...
Tuesday, April 5, 2011 at 4:09pm

NA1
I need a thesis statement for my paper on the disease ALS?
Thursday, March 31, 2011 at 11:44pm

Health
I have a female red eared slider that has swollen eyes. I found out that it has a disease. I do not know where to get the antibiotics to help treat this disease and care for my turtle. If you know of any places or things I can do to help my turtle, then please do so. Thank You...
Tuesday, March 29, 2011 at 8:48pm

Health
Smoking marijuana over a long period of time can cause a. chronic bronchitis and damaged lung tissue. b. Alzheimer's Disease. c. tongue cancer. d. all of the above. D?
Tuesday, March 29, 2011 at 12:17pm

Economics
U.S. Pharmaceutical of Korea* U.S. Pharmaceutical of Korea (USPK) was formed in 1969. Its one manufacturing plant is located just outside Seoul, the capital. Although the company distributes its products throughout South Korea, 40 percent of its total sales of $5 million were...
Friday, March 25, 2011 at 1:09pm

anatomy and physiology
a 73 year old woman suffers a severe cerebral hemorrhage after minor trauma. Blood work reveals that her blood clotting ability is impaired. Disease of which abdominal organ may contribute to this? Why?
Thursday, March 24, 2011 at 7:17pm

Statistics
Of 100 people who were given a vaccine,80 developed immunity to a disease.the 98% interval on the proportion of people developing immunity is?need help
Wednesday, March 23, 2011 at 3:52pm

PROBABILITY
There are 100 patients in a hospital with a certain disease. Of these, 10 are selected to undergo a drug treatment that increases the percentage cured rate from 50 percent to 75 percent. What is the probability that the patient received a drug treatment if the patient is known...
Wednesday, March 23, 2011 at 2:11pm

chemistry
Would you use a physical model or a conceptual model to describe the following: a gold coin, dollar bill, car engine, air pollution, virus, spread of sexually transmitted disease?
Wednesday, March 16, 2011 at 1:05pm

English
I need to find the thesis and main points of his argument. President John F. Kennedy’s Inaugural Address. January 20, 1961. Text is in the public domain. Vice President Johnson, Mr. Speaker, Mr. Chief Justice, President Eisenhower, Vice President Nixon, President Truman, ...
Friday, March 11, 2011 at 7:01pm

medical terminology
1. Dr. Hannah places a stethoscope to a seven-year-old child’s chest. The lungs reveal basilar rales. Which method is Dr. Hannah using to perform the physical examination? A. Auscultation C. Percussion B. Palpation D. Visualization 2. Cardiology is the study of the heart...
Friday, March 11, 2011 at 12:38am

Statistics
Part 1) Exposure to dust at work can lead to lung disease later in life. In a study of 115 drill and blast workers involved in tunnel construction the mean dust exposure was 18.0 mg-yr/m^3 with a standard deviation of 7.8 mg-yr/m^3 (sample 1). Another study of 220 outdoor ...
Monday, March 7, 2011 at 8:01am

math
Suppose 80% of citizens in Singapore are smokers. During a year, 50% of smokers suffer from at least one respiratory disease, but only 10% of non-smokers suffer from at least one respiratory disease. Suppose a citizen in Singapore is drawn randomly. Let S be the event that the...
Sunday, March 6, 2011 at 12:20am

medical
I. AMBULATORY CARE FACE SHEET Admit Date: 7/8/20XX @ 20:22 Discharge Date/Time: 7/9/20XX @ 10:10 Sex: M Age: 47 Disposition: Home Admitting Diagnosis: Possible esophageal foreign body. Discharge Diagnosis: Esophageal foreign body. Procedures: EGD with foreign body removal. ...
Monday, February 28, 2011 at 3:21pm

science
the plant disease that causes flower young leaves and stems to die quickly is called ____________.
Saturday, February 26, 2011 at 12:37pm

Microbiology
People with Rhinovirus infections of the nose and throat have an 80-fold increase in kinins and no increase in histamine. What do you expect for rhinoviral symptoms? What disease is caused by rhinoviruses?
Thursday, February 24, 2011 at 2:31pm

Microbiology
People with Rhinovirus infections of the nose and throat have an 80-fold increase in kinins and no increase in histamine. What do you expect for rhinoviral symptoms? What disease is caused by rhinoviruses?
Thursday, February 24, 2011 at 1:37pm

Literary Analysis and Composition
can you please tell me if these are right and if not could you please help? Like autobiographies, diaries are usually written in the privacy of one’s room. in the decades after one has important experiences. in the second-person point of view. -in the first-person point ...
Wednesday, February 16, 2011 at 1:32pm

Physiology
Name a disease caused by a defect in the mitochondria and describe the symptoms. In both cases, the disease may refer to a structural defect in the organelle, or some type of abnormal activity that takes place inside the organelle.
Tuesday, February 15, 2011 at 12:48am

Physiology
Name a disease caused by a defect in the lysosome and describe the symptoms.
Tuesday, February 15, 2011 at 12:48am

Health, Safety, and Nutrition (Penn Foster)
Health, Safety, and Nutrition 1. Today in class you’re going to talk to your students about Vitamin C and what it does for a person’s body. From which one of the following food groups should you select your snack for today? A. Bread, cereal, rice, and pasta group B. ...
Monday, February 14, 2011 at 5:45pm

biology
what are the four main sources or causes of disease causing agents?
Monday, February 14, 2011 at 5:18pm

environmental science
How many deaths occur due to water borne disease in countries with chlorinated water systems? I have been trying to find this statistic. Can someone please give me a reference. Thank you
Friday, February 11, 2011 at 1:56am

Algebra 1
The body mass index I can be used to determine an individual's risk for heart disease. An index less than 25 indicates a low risk.The body mass index is given by the formula, or model, I=700w/h2, which w-height in inches. Frances weighs 166 pounds and stands 73 inches tall...
Monday, February 7, 2011 at 5:30pm

Algebra 1
The body mass index I can be used to determine an individual's risk for heart disease. An index less than 25 indicates a low risk.The body mass index is given by the formula, or model, I=700w/h2, which w-height in inches. Frances weighs 166 pounds and stands 73 inches tall...
Monday, February 7, 2011 at 2:11pm

biology
is my biology paper good so far? Im not done. its about lifestyle disease A lifestyle disease (also called diseases of longevity or diseases of civilization) is an inappropriate relationship between people and their environment that results to having a disease. When you eat a ...
Thursday, February 3, 2011 at 3:58pm

Social Studies 20-1
Can someone explain to me what these sourses mean and how they relate to nationalism? (just so i have an idea of what i am going to write about) SOURCE 1 "the lines of red are blood, nobly and unselfish shed by men who loved the liberty of their fellowmen more than they ...
Monday, January 17, 2011 at 11:03pm

Social Studies
POSITION PAPER With the source provided below write an essay (4 paragraphs) in which you: -Identify the ideological perspective(s) reflected in the source. -Establish and argue a position in response to the question under discussion. -Support your position bu useing evidence ...
Thursday, January 13, 2011 at 7:28pm

Epidemiology
Indicate how the bias would affect the measure of association. Would it be under estimated, or over estimated or unchanged. Persons diagnosed as HIV positive or negative were interviewed about their number of lifetime sexual partners. The interview occurred after they were ...
Monday, January 10, 2011 at 12:13am

Medical Billing and Coding
1. In addition to providing average wholesale pricing, federal Upper limits on pricing, and retail pricing for OTC products, This drug information source also provides comprehensive Directories listing pharmaceutical manufacturers, pharmaceutical Wholesalers and third-party ...
Tuesday, January 4, 2011 at 5:40pm

ECONOMICS
What would be the risks and benefits of a young healthy person choosing a managed care plan What would be the risks and benefits of an older person with a chronic disease selecting a managed care plan?
Monday, January 3, 2011 at 1:12pm

Drug Infromation Sources
Can someone review over these questions and MY answers at the bottom and let me know if I have missed any or not. I am not asking for anyone to do my homework or anything. I have already do the work I just want MY work check to make sure I got the answers right or not. Please ...
Wednesday, December 22, 2010 at 8:41pm

Drug Information Sources
Can someone review over these questions and MY answers at the bottom and let me know if I have missed any or not. I am not asking for anyone to do my homework or anything. I have already do the work I just want MY work check to make sure I got the answers right or not. Please ...
Wednesday, December 22, 2010 at 8:33pm

Epidemiology
How do you calculate the disease frequency rate in these problems 1. The cumulative incidence rate in a population of 100,000 people where 9 new cases of disease were reported within 1 year 2. The prevalence of a chronic disease on November 1st where 9 initial cases were found...
Friday, December 17, 2010 at 6:34pm

medical
an objective sign is one that 1. can be observed by another person. 2. precedes a disease 3. is felt by the patient and can't be observed by another person 4. causes the patient the most trouble
Thursday, December 16, 2010 at 5:32pm

Word Problem - Check Answer (geometric Seq)
1) Suppose five people are ill during the first week of an epidemic and that each person who is ill spreads the disease to four people by the end of the next week. By the end of the tenth week of the epidemic, how many people have been effected by the illness? A - 1477625 b - ...
Saturday, December 11, 2010 at 3:04pm

parent
A parent’s chance of passing a rare inherited disease on to a child is 0.15. What is the probability that, in a family of three children, none of the children inherits the disease from the parent?
Friday, December 10, 2010 at 12:22am

Human Service
Where can I find the names of Cognitive Disease I have checked the library, most popular search engines There are 3 diseases Please help
Thursday, December 9, 2010 at 9:59am

disease
WHAT IS CANCER AND HOW DOES ITSTART
Tuesday, December 7, 2010 at 9:10pm

Statistics
The mean serum cholesterol level in the population of males who do not develop heart disease is known to be 219 mg/100 ml. Suppose you perform a study to investigate whether the mean serum cholesterol levels in males who do develop heart disease is higher than that of the ...
Monday, December 6, 2010 at 1:28am

English
Can you tell me if all my verbs are correct? Not one of the ushers knows where the lounge is. Mumps is a common childhood disease that causes swelling in glands in the neck. Politics is always a popular subject both to debate and to study at college. The team is on a winning ...
Sunday, December 5, 2010 at 8:03pm

Science
I have a paper due where I have to develop a healthy eating plan. I have the paper almost completed but I need a little help in one area. how your plan may be adjusted to fit your changing nutritional needs as a result of age or changes in physical capabilities. I am using ...
Sunday, December 5, 2010 at 5:42pm

Statistics
A group of doctors is trying to see if a vaccine causes a certain type of disease. They take individuals with the certain disease and individuals without the disease. They then use research to estimate the relative incidence of the onset of the disease after the vaccination. ...
Friday, December 3, 2010 at 9:22pm

English
a. Paragraph one – Describe the subject that you are writing about, and say why this subject is important. b. Paragraph two – State the current situation associated with this subject(s). What is happening now in the field that triggered you to write an article about ...
Monday, November 29, 2010 at 8:14pm

US history questions
CAN SOMEONE CHECK THESE QUESTIONS, I'M NOT 100% CONFIDENT IN MY ANSWERS? PLEASE THANK YOU! US-Soviet relations during the early years of Reagan Administration: A. improved because NATO decided not to deploy cruise missiles in Europe. B. changed little despite the positive ...
Wednesday, November 24, 2010 at 2:04pm

english essay, please proof read
I have to write an essay on the chloera of haiti. For my intro, I have to write explain the subject and why it's important. I haven't written why it's important yet, but I described my subject. Can you please check to see if it's okay. Also, my essay only has ...
Tuesday, November 23, 2010 at 12:55am

vocabulary skills
the greek combining form -pathy means: 1.abnormal discharge. 2.tumor arising in or composed of. 3.disease of. 4.treatment of.
Monday, November 22, 2010 at 8:55pm

algebra
A contagious disease is infecting residents of a town of 7,300 residents. The number of residents infected t days after the disease has begun is given by the function f(t)= 7300/1+500e-0.5t How many residents are infected with the disease after 6 days?
Sunday, November 21, 2010 at 9:03pm

Ms.Sue
Yesterday I wasn't able to post so I here I am posting it today for you to check. What are the temporary and longterm effects of STI's? -Chlamydia -gonorrhoea -trichomonas -LGV -Pubic Lice and Scabies -syphilis -HPV -Herpes -Hepatitis B -HIV The temporary effects of ...
Thursday, November 18, 2010 at 6:39pm

english
i am looking for the main topic in this paragraph would it be In society today more and more people are making the wrong choices to protect their wellbeing and overall health. In society today more and more people are making the wrong choices to protect their wellbeing and ...
Wednesday, November 17, 2010 at 11:45pm

English
Can you help me proofread the following paragraph and find nine misspelled or misused words and write them correctly? Planting a vegetable garden is a popular American hobby. It’s not ready that difficult. A gardening magazine or book can help you get started. Your plants...
Wednesday, November 17, 2010 at 12:06pm

Epidemiology
what was the primary outcome variable of interest for alcohol consumption and peripheral arterial disease What was a primary study exclusion criterion
Sunday, November 14, 2010 at 11:54pm

Epidemiology
what was the primary exposure variable of interest for alcohol consumption and risk of pheripheral arterial disease
Sunday, November 14, 2010 at 11:49pm

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