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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

World History
The only disease I found originating in the New World is syphilis. https://docs.google.com/viewer?a=v&q=cac​he:iK7hr6kldS0J:www.econ.yale.edu/~nq3/N​ANCYS_Yale_Website/Research_files/JEP_re​vision_word_version_final_with_tables.pd​f+Columbian+exchange+...
Wednesday, April 11, 2012 at 3:39pm

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
People could lose their immunity or new strains of the disease may develop.
Saturday, April 7, 2012 at 8:47pm

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

Health Care
Do employers have the right to screen employees or potential employees to learn if they are smokers, have chronic disease, or are overweight?
Tuesday, April 3, 2012 at 11:35pm

life orientation
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
Monday, April 2, 2012 at 5:30am

English
In the past, my daughter has suffered from a disease called oxyuriasis which can affect a person's intestines. I'll give her the proper medication in case the symptoms of this disease appear again during her stay at your college.
Thursday, March 29, 2012 at 4:56pm

English
I urgently need you to help me express the following sentence. Thank you. 1) In the past my daughter has suffered from a disease called oxyuriasis which can affect a person's intestine. I'll give her the proper medication in case she develops/contracts/catches this ...
Thursday, March 29, 2012 at 3:33pm

Leadership
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 percent less than their counterparts in the ...
Monday, March 26, 2012 at 1:35pm

human development
is it alzheimer's disease
Monday, March 26, 2012 at 1:18pm

human development
bulimia Alzheimer's disease osteoporosis menopause
Monday, March 26, 2012 at 1:01pm

English / need advice
we are asked to write a 1 page report about how is fermented beverage made. my plan is to make report about fermented milk. i found this article but my concern is how can i make my report without looking like a copy/ paste work? need serious advice. here is the article that i ...
Monday, March 19, 2012 at 3:39pm

Government
Which is not a subunit of the Department of Health and Human Services? 1.)The Food and Drug Administration My answer2.)The Bureau of Indian Affairs 3.)The National Institutes of Health 4.)The Centers for Disease Control
Monday, March 12, 2012 at 3:01pm

20
If you are overweight or obese, getting active can help you lower your risk of? A. Leukemia B. Stroke C. Alzheimer’s disease D. High self-esteem c
Sunday, March 4, 2012 at 8:19pm

2
Exercise can help prevent _________. A. Heart disease B. Colorectal cancer C. Type 2 diabetes D. All of the above d
Sunday, March 4, 2012 at 4:21pm

English
What do you think about my essay? "A little bit longer and I will be fine" “..And you do not know what you got until it is gone, and you do not know what i s like to feel so low...” A quote written by Nick Jonas to express how he felt after being diagnosed ...
Thursday, March 1, 2012 at 7:27pm

Health
Maintaining a healthy diet can protect you from? A. Drug abuse B. Alcohol abuse C. Some cancers D. Sickle cell disease
Thursday, March 1, 2012 at 11:53am

Microbiology
Nucleoside analogs and ionizing radiation are used in treating cancer. These mutagens can cause cancer, so why do you suppose they are used to threat the disease?
Wednesday, February 29, 2012 at 7:25pm

physics
20-20,000 hz is the usual cited range. I suspect maybe toddlers have that range,but it reduces as folks age, are exposed to disease, noise, and rock music, and guns. I can't hear much above 3000hz, and I have to "feel" the 40hz in the opening of "Thus Spake ...
Tuesday, February 28, 2012 at 6:25pm

English
Will just taking out the "it" make this sentence correct? The disease is typified by a delay in motor development, by self-destructive behavior, and it leads to death.
Thursday, February 23, 2012 at 6:53pm

English - Ms. Sue
Try these. http://www.google.com/search?q=ama+disea​se+drug+dependence&hl=en&prmd=imvns&sour​ce=lnms&tbm=isch&ei=tApDT5mLNau_2QWZh5Sr​CA&sa=X&oi=mode_link&ct=mode&cd=2&ved=0C​AkQ_AUoAQ&biw=711&bih=453#hl=en&tbm=isch​&sa=1&q=lonely&pbx=1&oq=lonely&...
Monday, February 20, 2012 at 11:02pm

health
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Disease_the​ory_of_alcoholism https://docs.google.com/viewer?a=v&q=cac​he:212Q0bJ028kJ:www.ama-assn.org/resourc​es/doc/alcohol/alcoholism_treatable.pdf+​ama+disease+drug+dependence&hl=en&gl=us&​pid=bl&srcid=...
Monday, February 20, 2012 at 10:09pm

English
can some proofread this research paper Mario Garcia Mrs. Minick English 2-09-12 Animal Experimentation Many people say no animal should be held for cruelty, such as being experimented on for biomedical research. There are people out there that need a cure for cancer or other ...
Friday, February 17, 2012 at 6:18pm

Human Body
Identify one factor that can decrease and one factor that can increase your lympathic and immune systems' abilities to fight off illness and disease
Tuesday, February 14, 2012 at 7:22pm

ss
The Taino were native people of the Caribbean Sea when Columbus found those islands. Within a few years most of the Taino died because of slavery and disease. Here's more information. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ta%C3%ADno_​people
Monday, February 13, 2012 at 4:29pm

life orientation
Life style of cancer and factors that contributes to the disease
Monday, February 13, 2012 at 3:01pm

algebra
A certain disease affects 9 out of every 10,000 Americans. In a city of 4.5 milion people, how many would you expect to have the disease.
Thursday, February 9, 2012 at 10:56pm

English
Thank you very much. I just want to be sure that I rewrote this sentence correctly. I added a few more things I need to include in an email. 1) improve spoken English skills by interacting successfully with other students effectively. 2) I'm really sorry for emailing you ...
Sunday, February 5, 2012 at 5:51pm

Public Health
What significance does the discovery of human genes have for disease prevention and health promotion?
Friday, February 3, 2012 at 1:29pm

Public Health
There is an airborne disease that is highly contagious and deadly. It is suspected that a passenger in a flight coming from overseas is infected. You are the infectious disease specialist and decide to keep the passengers on the plane until preventive measures are taken. Do ...
Friday, February 3, 2012 at 1:28pm

Pharmacology and the Body Systems
A patient presents with a score throat and mouth, swollen tongue, and inflammation of the face. This patient could be suffering from A. riboflavin deficiency B. niacin deficiency C. excessive folic acid D excessive ascorbic acid. I think B or D Patient is seen for complaining ...
Friday, February 3, 2012 at 8:01am

english
I really need someone to help with errors. Teenagers and Driving: A Dangerous Combination Teenagers and vehicles can be a very dangerous combination. Teenage drivers are four times more likely to be involved in a motor vehicle crash than drivers of older age. According to the ...
Tuesday, January 31, 2012 at 8:59pm

Supplementwhat: Misues of statistics.
how can I make this senteces in a exercises. “Vitamin E is a proven antioxidant and may help in fighting cancer and heart disease.” Is there anything ambiguous about this claim?
Saturday, January 28, 2012 at 3:15pm

Supplementwhat: Misues of statistics.
Be specific. Who proved this and how and when? Give data about successes in fighting cancer (which type or types of cancer?) and/or heart disease (which form or forms of heart disease?).
Saturday, January 28, 2012 at 3:12pm

Supplementwhat: Misues of statistics.
How can I make a sample for this problem. 8. “Vitamin E is a proven antioxidant and may help in fighting cancer and heart disease.” Is there anything ambiguous about this claim?
Saturday, January 28, 2012 at 2:52pm

Supplementwhat: Misues of statistics.
 8. “Vitamin E is a proven antioxidant and may help in fighting cancer and heart disease.” Is there anything ambiguous about this claim?
Saturday, January 28, 2012 at 2:43pm

Probability
A screening test for a disease shows a positive test result in 95% of all cases when the disease is actually present and in 20% of all cases when it is not. When the test was administered to a large number of people, 21.5% of the results were positive. What is the prevalence ...
Friday, January 27, 2012 at 6:51am

please check
1. Which of the following statements regarding stress and hair loss is NOT true? a. The best treatments for stress induced hair loss are to improve sleep quality, manage stress, and have a healthy dietary intake. b. Stress may cause hair to fall out as a result of destroyed ...
Wednesday, January 25, 2012 at 3:48pm

health
b. Schizophrenia is a biological disease of the brain.
Wednesday, January 25, 2012 at 2:05pm

health
Which of the following statements about schizophrenia is true? a. Schizophrenia can be cured. b. Schizophrenia is a biological disease of the brain. c. Schizophrenia is caused by an environmental factor. d. Symptoms most commonly appear in early childhood.
Wednesday, January 25, 2012 at 1:57pm

Math
"Vitamin E is a proven antioxidant and may help in fighting cancer and heart disease." Is there anything ambiguous about this claim?
Sunday, January 22, 2012 at 10:09pm

physics
Due to a disease the main artery is enlarged and the area of cross-section bacame 1.6 times the previous value. The speen of the blood in unenlarged artery is 0.4 m/s. what is the excess pressure on the walls of the artery due to enlargement. (density of blood is 1060 kg/m^3
Thursday, January 19, 2012 at 9:59pm

science
thanks what do you mean the reason.. i think it asking like how are they detected.. just by looking at the body parts specific to that disease and examining them closely and looking for any abnormalties.. does that answer the question enough do you think?
Thursday, January 19, 2012 at 8:34pm

SCIENCE
A genetic disorder is an illness caused by abnormalities in genes or chromosomes, especially a condition that is present from before birth. Most genetic disorders are quite rare and affect one person in every several thousands or millions. A genetic disorder may or may not be ...
Sunday, January 15, 2012 at 3:59pm

SCIENCE
Mad Cow Disease is neither caused by a bacterium nor a virus. You should research prions.
Friday, January 13, 2012 at 11:18am

socials
oh my that so sad i never heard of that disease it sound so dangerous also. thanks very much ms. sue :)
Thursday, January 12, 2012 at 10:02pm

socials
i have to write report on one disease caused by contamination of water. ms. sue can you please give me easy understanding site that tell me causes of disease, effects and how safer water may contain it.
Thursday, January 12, 2012 at 9:40pm

ENGLISH
Please check for any errors and correct them. Any any suggestions would be great. Cancer is known as an unbiased killer that knows no race, age or sex of its victims. The disease, lung cancer, is the number one cause of cancer deaths in the United States. Lung cancer takes ...
Wednesday, January 11, 2012 at 2:00pm

Algebra 2
If you do the graph, you'll see that it turns downward at t = 1.85, then turns back up at t=4.25 So, consumption of oranges increased until about November of 1992, then decreased through March of 1995, when it started to increase again. Don't know what happened during ...
Monday, January 9, 2012 at 1:03pm

phi 103
Your luck will improve. Your house will be sold tomorrow. Granite is more dense than sand. Smoking may cause heart disease.
Friday, January 6, 2012 at 6:11pm

ENGLISH
Would someone please check my work. Thank you. Rewrite each sentence in an active voice 1) Mistakes were made. A)He made mistakes. 2) Musical legends such as Ray Charles, Billie Holiday, and Johnny Cash have all influenced Norah Jones A)Norah Jones was influenced by musical ...
Monday, December 26, 2011 at 6:08pm

history
What did Islamists spread throughout the Old World starting in the eighth century? A. New crops B. Disease C. Metals used to make new weapons D. Democracy
Thursday, December 22, 2011 at 2:44pm

Psychology
How does glial cells affect parkinson's disease? How does glial cells affect neurotransmitters ?
Sunday, December 18, 2011 at 1:35pm

medicial termalogy
Which condition or disease have you chosen?
Saturday, December 17, 2011 at 1:12pm

medicial termalogy
I need help on writing a fictitious medical report describing a dermatologic condition or disease?
Saturday, December 17, 2011 at 1:09pm

English
You're absolutely right; your essay needs to be proofread! I'm sure you can find most of the mistakes yourself by reading it word for word aloud. To get you started, here are the first two sentences with mistakes underlined. Caner is known as _____ unbiased killer that...
Saturday, December 17, 2011 at 12:06pm

english
the essay needs to be proof read and any suggestions or corrections will be greatly helpful! The Unbiased Killer Caner is known as unbiased killer that knows no race, age or sex of it victims. The disease lung cancer is the Number one cause of cancer deaths for United States ...
Saturday, December 17, 2011 at 11:56am

SCIENCE
I have a wanted poster to make on: mad cow disease and I need to find a picture of bacterium or virus and "label" the parts. I am having trouble finding a picture that labels parts. Can you help me with this?
Thursday, December 15, 2011 at 9:51pm

English 7
Perseverance What is perseverance? Perseverance is commitment, hard work, patience, endurance. Perseverance is being able to bear difficulties calmly and without complaint. Perseverance is trying again and again. You show perseverance when you ... Give up your tv time to spend...
Thursday, December 15, 2011 at 3:43pm

Science 7R
substances that can prevent but not cure a disease???? I did the others with my dad. is it vaccine?????
Wednesday, December 14, 2011 at 8:10pm

English
1) Briefly describe the narrator’s personality in Poe’s story, "The Tell-Tale Heart." Explain what has caused him to feel like thisWhat is "like this"? Then focus on how he murders the old man. Name and describe the senses that are involved in the...
Sunday, December 11, 2011 at 5:15pm

English
I urgently need you to check these sentences. Thank you very much in advance! 1) Briefly describe the narrator’s personality in Poe’s story The Tell-Tale Heart. Explain what has caused him to feel like this and then focus on how he murders the old man. What senses ...
Sunday, December 11, 2011 at 2:23pm

Chemistry
Tc-99 is a radioactive isotope that decays by beta emission and is used by radiologists in the diagnosis of liver disease. Its decay behavior is shown by the activity-time table. What is its half-life?
Saturday, December 10, 2011 at 11:49pm

geography
Which of the following would NOT encourage a population to experience exponential growth? a constant birth rate b surplus of food c lack of disease d large-scale natural disaster
Monday, December 5, 2011 at 10:57am

Statistics
In the July issue of Archives of Neurology, researchers reported studying the smoking habits of 12000 people (3000 with Parkinson's disease and 9000 healthy people). They found that those who had smoked the most (the equivalent of a pack a day for 60 years) had the lowest ...
Thursday, December 1, 2011 at 2:47pm

biology
a disease caused by a bb gene is said to be?
Wednesday, November 30, 2011 at 2:21pm

english
1. What is Lynne Cox's perspective in this passage from Swimming to Antarctica? If you continue swimming, you're going to cool down even more. Remember how hard you shivered last time? Remember how much work it was? Remember how uncomfortable you were? This is the ...
Tuesday, November 29, 2011 at 2:46pm

english
plese any help will be appreciated 1. What is Lynne Cox's perspective in this passage from Swimming to Antarctica? If you continue swimming, you're going to cool down even more. Remember how hard you shivered last time? Remember how much work it was? Remember how ...
Tuesday, November 29, 2011 at 2:16pm

science infectious disease
http://www.cdc.gov/Salmonella/ http://kidshealth.org/parent/infections/​stomach/salmonellosis.html (Broken Link Removed)
Monday, November 28, 2011 at 5:35pm

science infectious disease
http://kidshealth.org/parent/infections/​stomach/salmonellosis.html
Monday, November 28, 2011 at 5:33pm

science infectious disease
i have a project to present on salmonella can you help me find website that is understandable 7th grade i can use
Monday, November 28, 2011 at 5:29pm

Health
1. A fungi is a single celled organism that can cause a disease -True? 4. Your skin keeps pathogens from getting out of your body. -False? 16. Hormones are chemical substances made and released in one part of the body that causes a change in another part of the body. -False? ...
Saturday, November 26, 2011 at 6:00pm

phi 103
1. Logic can help analyze ethical problems. (Points : 1) True False 2. Putting an argument into premise-conclusion form can make it easier to (Points : 1) ignore the argument. think the argument is pretty. evaluate the argument. avoid the argument. 3. Karl Popper advocates, as...
Saturday, November 26, 2011 at 2:55pm

Science
I said D for the following question but I got it wrong, I know it's not B though because the disease isn't sex-linked and not C because people who get the disease are usually older (50's). Would the Answer be A then? Even though it's deadly the huntington's...
Friday, November 18, 2011 at 9:02pm

HCS/330
What measures for disease prevention that were used historically should be used today? Why do you think some were discarded as preventive measures?
Thursday, November 17, 2011 at 1:33pm

science - biology
If the affected person is heterozygous for sickle cell disease then he/she has a resistance against malaria(research for details as to why this is true).
Thursday, November 17, 2011 at 1:50am

psychology
# 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 ...
Sunday, November 13, 2011 at 4:44pm

Health
Try some of the following links on genetic disorders for information: http://www.google.com/search?q=does+Sick​le+Cell+Disease+involve+a+single+gene+or​+an+entire+ch+romosome%3F&ie=utf-8&oe=ut​f-8&aq=t&rls=org.mozilla:en-US:official&​client=firefox-a Sra
Sunday, November 13, 2011 at 2:34pm

psychology
# 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) ...
Sunday, November 13, 2011 at 2:25pm

Health
Does Sickle Cell Disease involve a single gene or entire chromosome?
Sunday, November 13, 2011 at 11:56am

psychology
1.5 (1 pts.) Sally, a client with Alzheimer's disease, is being taught a variety of ways to adapt to her memory loss. Her daily living activities are arranged around various cues intended to prompt certain activities. For example, to help her remember to brush, her ...
Saturday, November 12, 2011 at 4:31pm

psychology
# 1.1 (1 pts.) Roger is experiencing a memory loss that may be related to recently contracting herpes. Which of the following diagnoses would best fit his condition? A) dissociative amnesia B) retrograde amnesia C) amnestic disorder due to a general medical condition D) ...
Saturday, November 12, 2011 at 12:37am

Science
I would say that both 1 and 2 are true. 1: For example: remove all plants from an ecosystem. Herbivores and most insects would quickly die off, followed by carnivores and insectivores and so on until there is nothing left. 2: No organism is safe from extinction, there are just...
Thursday, November 10, 2011 at 3:26pm

ENGLISH
Ok I made the changes and also added some info. If you would please check it for errors I would appreciate it. Obesity is one of the major causes of health problems in the United States. Research has been done about this topic for many years. It is more common in the United ...
Sunday, November 6, 2011 at 11:57pm

statistics
Health care workers are at risk of being exposed to blood-borne pathogens through needle-stick and other sharp object injuries. The pathogens of primary concern are the human immunodeficiency virus, hepatitis B virus, and hepatitis C virus. When a needle-stick injury occurs, ...
Sunday, November 6, 2011 at 2:51pm

algebra
Town has popultion of 5,000.Number of people infected after t days with a disease is N(t) = 5000/1 + 21.7e^-0.4t Find number initially infected find number infected after 12 days
Sunday, November 6, 2011 at 10:11am

english
Please can you give me some feedback and any advice on how to improve my argument essay on the topic "Zoos are important places" Also if you have any further ideas I could include. Many thanks for you help. By 2050, 30% of the world’s wildlife will have ...
Saturday, November 5, 2011 at 5:49am

Chem
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' ...
Thursday, November 3, 2011 at 8:38pm

psychology
There is good data on the effects of nutrition (and disease control).
Wednesday, November 2, 2011 at 9:46pm

nursing
Why is epidemiology important in the study of health and disease in communities
Tuesday, November 1, 2011 at 7:00pm

math
The number of cases for a disease has reduced by half every 10 years: 1970 - 21,168 1980 - 10,584 1990 - 5,292 Assume N is the number of reported cases t years after 1970. Which is a good model for N(t)? a) 21,168 (2)^t b) 21,168 (1/2)^t c) 21,168 (1/2)^t/10 d) 21,168 (2)^t/10
Monday, October 31, 2011 at 10:45pm

SCIENCE
1. yes For the other questions, look for the answers here: http://health.nytimes.com/health/guides/​disease/pneumonia/prognosis.html
Monday, October 31, 2011 at 7:27pm

SCIENCE
i am doing a project on pneumonia. i need to answer the following questions in a proper sentence. 1. does pneumonia affect both men and women? 2. what are the chances for survival. 3. what is the % of population affected? 4. is the disease on the increase or decrease?
Monday, October 31, 2011 at 7:23pm

health
Write a 300- to 350-word paper on the causes, symptoms, management, and prevention of cardiovascular disease.
Thursday, October 27, 2011 at 3:06pm

English
Well done and all too true! However, try alkaline water (9) if you can because disease prefers an acidic system. "in attempt" might be "in an attempt?" Sra
Thursday, October 27, 2011 at 1:09pm

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