Homework Help: Health: Diseases & Disorders

Recent Homework Questions About Diseases & Disorders

Health
1.Antibiotics can be used to cure which of the following diseases? A) the flu < my answer B) mononucleosis C) strep throats D) hepatitis 2.Athlete's foot is caused by______. A) a fungus < my answer B)swimming pools C) bacteria D) a virus 3. Colds and the flu are spread ...

Health
1.Antibiotics can be used to cure which of the following diseases? A) the flu B) mononucleosis C) strep throats D) hepatitis 2.Athlete's foot is caused by______. A) a fungus < my answer B)swimming pools C) bacteria D) a virus 3. Colds and the flu are spread through______. A...

Math
The average height and weight of women varies around the world, but in the United States in 2010, the average adult female height was 63.8 inches (approximately 5 feet 4 inches) and 166.2 pounds, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. It is believed that ...

Anatomy and Physiology
Hello! Thanks for checking my question out! ____ 32. Which of the following statements is not true about the immune system? (1 point) a) In children, lymphatic tissues such as adenoids, tonsils, and lymph nodes enlarge as growth continues and from exposure to microorganisms. b...

Statistics
there is good evidence that moderate alcohol use improves health. some people think that red wine is better for your health than other alcoholic drinks. you have recruited 300 adults aged 45-65 who are willing to follow your orders about alcohol consumption over the next 5 ...

SS again helppppp
Which disease is responsible for killing about 1.5 million people in the southern and eastern regions of Africa? cancer malaria HIV/AIDS*** diabetes

Math
Annie learned that on day 1 of the outbreak, there were 105 infected dogs, and on day 2, there were 120 infected dogs. She noticed that each day, 15 more dogs became infected. Annie used these numbers to set up an alternative model calculating the spread of disease, and wanted...

History
Rule by tyranny or by a leader with absolute power is called __________. Monarchy? Which identifies a contagious disease spread by the bites of fleas carried by rats that killed up to 60 percent of Medieval Europe’s population? bubonic plaque? A breakup of a religious group ...

history
How were the Spanish able to conquer two great empires with only a handful of soldiers? First, the Spanish had superior military equipment. They were protected by steel armor and had guns. The Aztecs and Incas relied on clubs, bows and arrows, and spears. Also, the Native ...

Environmental Science
Our atmosphere is composed of _____________ ,______________ and 2% miscellaneous gasses . 78% oxygen, 20% nitrogen 78% nitrogen, 20% oxygen 93% oxygen, 7% nitrogen 93% nitrogen, 7% oxygen Which of the following has the most significant impact on the environment? * 1 point ...

Science
Cystic fibrosis is a recessive genetic disorder caused by a mutation of the CTRF gene. The disease is characterized by excessive mucus production along the respiratory and digestive tracts in addition to other symptoms. Cystic fibrosis is a progressive disorder that is most ...

HEALTH
Angel, age 15, is at a friend's house, when she is offered marijuana for the first time. Angel knows that some of the risks of marijuana use include A) cancer, heart disease, and strokes. B) distorted perception, impaired coordination, and difficulty with problem solving and ...

Stats
Twenty-five percent of all deaths (all ages) are caused by diseases of the heart. Ischemic heart disease accounts for 16.4% of all deaths and heart failure for 2.3%. Choose one death at random. What is the probability that it is from ischemic heart disease given that it was ...

History
How did disease impact encounters and exchanges between European explorers and the American Indians?

Science
Check my answers, please. 1. A prion is an infectious, self-reproducing protein structure. (1 point) True X False 2. As one organism eats another, toxins can be spread throughout the food chain. True False X 3. The problem with DDT in the environment is that it decomposes ...

Environmental Science
1. A prion is an infectious, self-reproducing protein structure. True X False 2. As one organism eats another, toxins can be spread throughout the food chain. True False x 3. The problem with DDT in the environment is that it decomposes quickly. True False x 4. The Bald Eagle...

English
1. Which word is used to denote a comparison? a. Quantity b. Then c. Than d. Verdict 2. A person who is said to be “very sensible” is likely to posses which characteristic? a. A reasonable understanding b. Nostalgia about object c. Easily gets feelings hurt d. A ...

English
1. Choose the answer that best matches the word in italics. Use context clues to determine the meaning of the word, if necessary. The decorations were reminiscent of autumn leaves. (1 point) leftovers made reminders symbolic 2. Choose the answer that best matches the word in ...

Biology
A farmer grew only one type of onion. All of the onion plants died from the same disease. What can be said of this onion plant population. A. Only few plants were resistant to the disease B. All of the onion plants were resistant to the disease. C. The onion plants were ...

philosphy
Some people can cure heart disease by meditation. I know because the coach of my son's soccer team told me. Answer: Appeal to unqualified authority

world history A
What changes occurred when human civilizations evolved from hunter-gatherers to settled societies? (Select all that apply societies created intricate laws and government societies developed new farming technology societies became less exposed to infectious disease societies ...

Writing
The essay below is an expository essay and was written in 15 minutes. Please give me some feedback on my essay ( a score of 1 being the lowest and a score of 5 being the highest). Prompt: Explore how obesity affects a nation's productivity and economy. My essay: Americans are ...

Science (Biology)
The disease bullous pemphigoid results in the destruction of proteins within the basement membrane that hold the epidermis and dermis together. How would this likely affect the epidermis?

Science
How can the body of an animal stay healthy? a.fighting disease b.making food c.getting enough sunlight d. reproducing I think it is c.

Social Studies
For their part, native Americans introduced Europeans, Africans, and agent to new foods, customs, and ideas. After 1492, elements of native American ways of life gradually spread around the world. Sadly, disease also spread from the Americans to Europe and other parts of the ...

Satistics
1.A large electronics company wants to estimate the proportion of all households that own GPS machines. What sample size is required that would give the maximum error of 2.0% for a 95% confidence interval? An unscientific survey had an initial result of 30%. 2. The design ...

English
I am practicing my reported speech. The first is in direct speech and the second part I have changed to reported. I would like someone can check Thanks How do you deal when the people said corruption in Africa is a black hole and you are putting money in this country? We have ...

Physical Education (P.E)
Slide 2:Setting and Achieving Goals A woman doctor is using a stethoscope as she performs a checkup on a young girl. A teddy bear is buckled up in the seat of a car. There are three steps you can take to help you reach your personal health goals gain awareness, gain knowledge...

Biology
A preventive treatment to help avoid contracting a viral disease that cannot be treated with antibiotics is a A.DNA fingerprint. B.vaccine. C.transfer RNA. D.transgenic human genome.

therapeutic nutrition
What is the difference in diet restrictions for celiac disease and wheat allergy?

Health Care System
Minitoring is ____ a.the study of the history of a disease b.determining if there is more or less of a disease than in the past c.the study of skin diseases and disorders d.the continuous search for and documentation of disease

sjps science
The parasite called plasmodium causes a disease known as

sjps science
The parasite called plasmodium causes a disease known as

forensic
Select the proper order of examination "Fingerprints, trace evidence, DNA" "Disease diagnosis, DNA, fingerprints" "Ink analysis, content analysis, DNA" "Handwriting, ink analysis, DNA" None of the above my answer is the first one

World History
Obstacles to Arab-Israeli peace 1. Ongoing violence by Hamas 2. Right of return for Palestinian refugees 3. Status of East Jerusalem Which ANSWERS best complete the chart above? a. access to international trade ports b. radical groups' rejections of Israel’s right to exist...

World History
Obstacles to Arab-Israeli peace 1. Ongoing violence by Hamas 2. Right of return for Palestinian refugees 3. Status of East Jerusalem Which ANSWERS best complete the chart above? a. access to international trade ports b. radical groups' rejections of Israel’s right to exist...

biostatistics
Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is a chronic disease that affects synovial joints. About 1% of the world population suffers from this disease. A synovial test for the presence of the anti-citrullinated protein antibodies is commonly used when rheumatoid arthritis is suspected. This ...

Diseases- SS
In the years between 1517 and 1617, which disease killed the greatest number of Native Americans in Florida? A) Measles B) Smallpox *** C) Influenza D) Bubonic Plague

math
A certain disease has an incidence rate of 0.8%. If the false negative rate is 7% and the false positive rate is 3%, compute the probability that a person who tests positive actually has the disease. Show all work.

ELA
I AM STUCK AND CONFUSED ABOUT THIS QUESTION. (1) CARMODY… (There is a noise from the stairs in the hall.) Whisht! It’s the doctor comin’ down from Eileen. What’ll he say, I wonder? (The door in the rear is opened and DOCTOR GAYNORenters. He is a stout, bald, middle-...

Microbes and Society
In Chapter 9 of the Bible, in the book of Exodus, the sixth plague of Egypt is described in this way: “Then the Lord said to Moses and Aaron, ‘Take double handful soot from a furnace, and in the presence of Pharaoh, let Moses scatter it toward the sky. It will then turn ...

Microbes and society
In Chapter 9 of the Bible, in the book of Exodus, the sixth plague of Egypt is described in this way: “Then the Lord said to Moses and Aaron, ‘Take double handful soot from a furnace, and in the presence of Pharaoh, let Moses scatter it toward the sky. It will then turn ...

english
can someone please help edit and improve this paragraph? In 1976, communist leader Mao Zedong died of Parkinson’s disease. Parkinson’s disease is a disease that attacks the central nervous system. It affects movements and often causes people to shake uncontrollably and ...

Math (Statistics)
The Centers for Disease Control reported the percentage of people 18 years of age and older who smoke (CDC website, December 14, 2014). Suppose that a study designed to collect new data on smokers and nonsmokers uses a preliminary estimate of the proportion who smoke of .30. a...

Health Science
"What is diabetes mellitus? What are the complications of the disease if left untreated?" I need an A+ worth answer. 150 Words. I would really appreciate if I could get some help. Thanks.

Physical science
Which of the following is not a use for radioactive isotopes? a.as tracers for diagnosing a disease b.as an additive to paints to increase durability c.as a way to treat forms of cancer d.as a way to study biochemical processes in plants

Math
During an epidemic, the number of people who have never had the disease and who are not immune (they are susceptible) decreases exponentially according to the function where t is time in days. f(t)=15,000e^-.05t Determine how long it will take for the initial number of people ...

differential equation
i need help understanding this question? can some one tell me what exactly i have to do in it 7. Suppose a student carrying a flu virus returns to an isolated college campus of 1000 students. Determine a differential equation for the number of people x(t) who have contracted ...

Math 120
Heart disease was the leading cause of death for women in the United​ States, killing​ 292,188 women in​ 2009-that was approximately one in every four female deaths. What is the chance of two non-related women in a row both having heart disease?

CHECK THIS LANGUE ARTS THING AS FAST AS YOU CAN!
1. What purpose for reading do the stage directions suggest to readers? (1 point) • to learn about a subject • to be inspired • to be entertained • to gain understanding*** A Surprising Point of View A Television Play in Two Acts Characters (in order of appearance) 1 ...

Science - hyperthyroidism
Hello, Can someone explain to me how does negative feedback loop work with a person whose condition is hyperthyroidism? How does graves disease effect the homoeostasis of the thyroid function and its production of hormones I am reading the book but it does not make sense at all.

SCIENCE
a geneticist is studying a pedigree that shows the family history of a recessive genetic disease. which of the following pedigrees shows an impossible relationship.

English
Write the correct form. After receiving months of treatment, the patient was relieved to learn that the disease had lapsed into _____. (quiescent) quiescent or quiescence answer: quiescent

Social Studies
2. How did the American Expeditionary Forces help Allies win the war? A. They convinced German troops to rebel against their leaders. B. They had secret talks with the German kaiser, which eventually led to an armistice C. They assisted the French and British troops in the ...

History
Please check my answers. Question 1(Multiple Choice Worth 5 points) [06.06 MC] Which answer best describes how the Supreme Court viewed Maryland's taxing of the national bank created after the War of 1812? The Supreme Court decided Maryland was within its rights as a state. ...

Social studies
Which of the following as a consequence of the second industrial revolution? A. Disease size quickly due to poor medical care. B. New sewer systems decreased death rate. C. Skyscrapers caused air pollution. D. Protests increased due to narrow. Is the answer A? Thank you

English
For a project I have to come up with some allusions in a couplet format and I am iffy on how to write my own. I was wondering if these were ok. 1) Their death by disease Was not what they pleased. (I was going for a historical allusion to the Native Americans) 2) The town soon...

Statistics for Finance
Question 3 [17 Marks) There are five (5) set of data; A to E is provided for this question. Each group will be assigned to analyze ONE dataset only and answer the questions below. The assigned dataset will be determined by your lecturer in separate announcement in MMLS. Below ...

Philosophy
Here are a few questions, please check my answers below. 1. 1. Married men live longer than unmarried men. 2. Single men form the demographic with the highest longevity. What is the correct relationship between statements 1 and 2? Select one: a. 1 is positively relevant to 2 b...

Biology
Why would the GBI (Georgia Bureau of Investigation) want to use gel electrophoresis? A. Determine if someone has a genetic disease B. Determine the paternity of a child C. Determine the proper genetic sequence to make insulin D. Determine the identity of a criminal Not sure help?

Check answers please: Health
1. When reading a recipe's ingredients, which substance makes the recipe an unhealthy choice if it is present in a high amount? A. Fiber B. Protein C. Trans fat*** D. Unsaturated fat 2. Of the five food groups, which one should be consumed in the smallest amount? A. Dairy*** B...

Microbes and Society
The toxin associated with the foodborne disease botulism is a protein. To avoid botulism, home canners are advised to heat preserved foods to boiling for at least 12 minutes. How does the heat help?

biology
Scientific Method Project In a 2-page maximum type written paper, complete research on a topic of question from the readings. Utilizing the scientific method, document the application of the steps in determining your hypothesis and findings. Each step is worth up to 20 points...

Pharmacy
11. Which of the following may be taken by someone with peptic ulcer disease? A. Motrin B. Naprosyn C. Tylenol D. Mobic

health and P.E.
Why is fiber necessary for proper functioning of the digestive system? A:It creates cell membranes, nerve tissue, and substances that aid in the digestion of fat. B:It helps proper functioning of the digestive system and prevents constipation. C:It is important for ...

LA
PLEASE check my answer this is my last test and i d not want to mess up PLEASE 1. Which sentence contains an opinion? (1 point) Thomas Jefferson supported American independence from Great Britain. He was a lawyer in his home state of Virginia. Jefferson authored the ...

compute the probability that a person who tests po
A certain disease has an incidence rate of 0.3%. If the false negative rate is 6% and the false positive rate is 2%, compute the probability that a person who tests positive actually has the disease.

Check Answer!!
Compute the probability that a person who tests positive actually has the disease. A certain disease has an incidence rate of 0.3%. If the false negative rate is 4% and the false positive rate is 1%, compute the probability that a person who tests positive actually has the ...

Plz check
1. Blood type in humans is controlled by ____ alleles with an additional Rh factor that determines _________ . one; color two; positive or negative charge three; shape of blood cells four; phenotype 2. If two people are heterozygous for cystic fibrosis, what are the chances ...

Math Antics
A certain disease has an incidence rate of 0.5%. If the false negative rate is 7% and the false positive rate is 2%, compute the probability that a person who tests positive actually has the disease.

MATH
A certain disease has an incidence rate of 0.5%. If the false negative rate is 7% and the false positive rate is 2%, compute the probability that a person who tests positive actually has the disease.

Probability of having disease when test has false
A certain disease has an incidence rate of 0.5%. If the false negative rate is 7% and the false positive rate is 2%, compute the probability that a person who tests positive actually has the disease.

Math check - Statistics
Can someone (preferably one of the long-term tutors) check my answers: Researchers trap 23 devils, and find that 18 of them are infected. Provide an estimate of disease prevalence. p-hat = (18/23)=0.783 Part II: assuming the same disease prevalence from above. If they trap 2 ...

Anatomy and Physiology
1.   Simple sugars are  (1 point) lipids. monosaccharides. polysaccharides. minerals. 2.   Which of the following statements is not true about the immune system?  (1 point) In children, lymphatic tissues such as adenoids, tonsils, and lymph nodes enlarge as growth ...

Language Arts
While television can be entertaining and educational, it also has a dark side, especially for children. On average, children spend nearly 4 hours a day watching television. The harmful effects of television viewing far outweigh any benefits. Doing poorly in school is one ...

HEEEELLLPPP!!!!!!!!!!! LA!
1 While television can be entertaining and educational, it also has a dark side, especially for children. On average, children spend nearly 4 hours a day watching television. The harmful effects of television viewing far outweigh any benefits. 2 Doing poorly in school is one ...

L.A.
While television can be entertaining and educational, it also has a dark side, especially for children. On average, children spend nearly 4 hours a day watching television. The harmful effects of television viewing far outweigh any benefits. 2 Doing poorly in school is one ...

Calculus
The number of people expected to have a disease in t years is given by y(t) = A.3^(t/a) (i) If now (year 2016) the number of people having the disease is 1000, find the value of A. (ii) How many people are expected to have the disease in five years? (iii) When are 100,000 ...

Calculus
The number of people expected to have a disease in t years is given by y(t)=A•3^(t/4) i) if now year(2016) the number of people having disease is 1000, find the value of A? ii) how many people expected to have the disease in five years? iii) when are 100,000 people expected ...

statistics
To observe the effect of increasing sensitivity, assume a blood sugar screening level of 130 mg percent, with a sensitivity of 44.3% and a specificity of 99.0%. Set up a two by two table with the appropriate numbers in each cell. Calculate the following values when the number ...

IUPUI
The prevalence of previously undetected diabetes in a population to be screened is approximately 1.5% and it is assumed that 10,000 persons will be screened. The screening test will measure blood serum sugar content. A value of 180 mg percent or higher is considered positive. ...

epidemiology
The prevalence of previously undetected diabetes in a population to be screened is approximately 1.5% and it is assumed that 10,000 persons will be screened. The screening test will measure blood serum sugar content. A value of 180 mg percent or higher is considered positive...

anatomy
a person with a tumor of the anterior that oversecretes ACTH into the blood stream would be expected to show signs of cushings disease. is this true or false

Philosophy
Section I: Answer the questions below about this brief passage: During the nineteenth century, many women died from what was then called “childbed fever”. A Viennese physician, Ignaz Semmelweis, concluded (diagnosed) that the cause of this disease was a “germ” ...

Calculus
The number of people expected to have a disease in t years is given by y(t) = A.3^(t/a) (i) If now (year 2016) the number of people having the disease is 1000, find the value of A. (ii) How many people are expected to have the disease in five years? (iii) When are 100,000 ...

English
roxie 1. Choose the answer that best matches the word in italics. Use context clues to determine the meaning of the word, if necessary. The decorations were reminiscent of autumn leaves. (1 point) leftovers made reminders symbolic 2. Choose the answer that best matches the ...

bio 230
how would the effects of a collagen vascular disease that affected only the collagen in reticular fibers

STATISTICS
A certain disease has an incidence rate of 0.6%. If the false negative rate is 4% and the false positive rate is 4%, compute the probability that a person who tests positive actually has the disease

Biology
1. When farming, overgrazing, climate change, and/or seasonal drought change farmland into land that cannot support plant life, it is called (1 point) a. desertification. <- my answer b. depletion. c. deforestation. d. monoculture. 2. Which statement below is NOT true? (1 ...

HEALTH
do you think there is big difference in the number of deaths caused by disease and those not caused by disease.

Incidence Rate Math -
A certain disease has an incidence rate of 0.6%. If the false negative rate is 5% and the false positive rate is 2%, compute the probability that a person who tests positive actually has the disease.

Probability
A certain disease has an incidence rate of 0.6%. If the false negative rate is 5% and the false positive rate is 2%, compute the probability that a person who tests positive actually has the disease.

history
How were the Spanish able to conquer two great empires with only a handful of soldiers? First, the Spanish had superior military equipment. They were protected by steel armor and had guns. The Aztecs and Incas relied on clubs, bows and arrows, and spears. Also, the Native ...

Social studies
which was the most significant factor in the spanish conquest of the aztecs and incas? Armor•• Disease Guns Horses

American Gov.
I'm having trouble finding the answers to these questions (the answers should be in order from the article, it's just not clarifiable. Also, I put ****** .... ***** to show where the answers may be that I think is right, but I'm not sure)... 2. How does James Madison define a...

history
which factor had the most negative impact American Indian populations? a. exposure to European disease b. introduction to crops such as tobacco c. the French sales of guns to American Indians

Science
The Strange Case of Beriberi In 1887 a strange nerve disease attacked the people in the Dutch East Indies. The disease was beriberi. Symptoms of the disease included weakness and loss of appetite, victims often died of heart failure. Scientists thought the disease might be ...

history
1. What was the result of Cortes’s defeat of the Aztecs? Select all that apply. (2 points) The Spanish thought it brought them more wealth and power. Cortes had lost so many soldiers in the victory that he had to wait several months for more to arrive from Spain. The Spanish...

Biology
What is the sample size in this experiment? How can you tell what the sample size is in this case? A team of researchers observed that the acorn density of the oak forests in New York fluctuates from year to year and that mice populations in the forest were increased when the ...

math
Jordyn is a 15 Kg 2 ½ yr old with a fever and is ordered to receive Acetaminophen 200 mg to Q 4 hr for a fever >101. The SDR for Acetaminophen is 10-15 mg/Kg/dose Q 4hrs. Calculate the SDR for this child ? SDR = 15(10) – 15 (15) = 150-225 mg / dose. 3. The Acetaminophen...

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