Homework Help: Health: Diseases & Disorders

Recent Homework Questions About Diseases & Disorders

Math work problem
If a disease is transmitted from 1 individual to 2 more each week, and we began with 2 individuals being ill, how many weeks until at least 30 people are infected? Need help figuring this out Thanks!

science(please check answers)
Identify the choice that best completes the statement or answers the question. 1.Studies conducted in England during the Industrial Revolution have shown that children born to poor families were, on average, shorter than those born to wealthier parents. The most likely ...

science
a couple has just learned that their daughter has hemophilia. they alredy have a son who does not have the disease.what are the genotypes of the couple

Math :)
1.Try to solve this problem without using a formula. Suppose a disease is transmitted from an individual to one other during the period of a week. Each of those two gives the disease to two more people in the second week, so that the total of newly infected people is now four...

Health (Ms. Sue)
1. Compare three types of hereditary diseases. A: Single-gene diseases occur when 1 gene out of the 30,000 to 40,000 genes in the body has a harmful mutation, whereas in complex diseases, more than one gene influences the onset of the disease. However, chromosomal diseases can...

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? (

Health (Ms. Sue)
Summarize how genes are involved in hereditary diseases. A: Genes are involved in hereditary diseases as defective genes inherited by one or both parents is one of the causes of hereditary disease?

Health (Ms. Sue)
Explain why it is important to have an efficient public health system if an outbreak of a disease occurs.

Science
A woman with a genetic disease marries a man who does not carry them disease. It is not possible for their children to carry the disease. The disease must be -- a) sex-linked b) recessive c) dominant d) caused by an extra chromosome my answer is b recessive

Health (Ms. Sue)
Describe how vaccinations work to protect the body from illness. A: When a vaccine is injected or swallowed, the immune system responds to the vaccine material by making white blood cells called memory cells. Therefore, when or if the pathogen against which the vaccine was ...

Statistics, epidemio
Im a medical student and i need to evaluate the Association between depression to cardiovascular disease. 1. what Type of Research Studies makes sense to do? 2.Design (Study period, epidemiological approach...) 2. Who are the participants in study and how will be selected? (...

Health (Ms. Sue)
List five benefits both smokers and smokeless tobacco users can expect after quitting. A: Whether a person had used tobacco or not, choosing to live without tobacco dramatically improves a person’s quality of life. Therefore, five benefits of both smokers and smokeless ...

Science
A woman with a genetic disease marries a man who does not carry the disease. It is not possible for their children to carry the disease. The disease must be a) sex - linked b) recessive c) dominant d) cause by an extra chromosome my answer is recessive

disease
can somebody describe coronary heart disease?

Science need help
Choose the words or phrases that most accurately complete the sentences below. One of the most effective measures that a government can undertake to reduce cardiovascular disease is to ………………..Individuals can also decrease their own risk of developing CVD by ...

Statistics Question 1
According to the American Heart Association, one in every four deaths in the U.S. is due to heart disease. Suppose 25 people will die in the U.S. in the next 5 minutes. • What is the chance that exactly 5 of the deaths will be due to heart disease? • What is the chance ...

statistics
According to the American Heart Association, one in every four deaths in the U.S. is due to heart disease. Suppose 25 people will die in the U.S. in the next 5 minutes. • What is the chance that exactly 5 of the deaths will be due to heart disease? • What is the chance ...

Health (Ms. Sue)
1. Explain the relationship between the following key terms. a. physical dependence and withdrawal b. drug and medicine c. drug tolerance and addiction d. over-the-counter medicine and prescription e. active ingredient and drug interaction f. alcohol abuse and alcoholism g. ...

Statistics
According to a study by the Centers for Disease Control, the national mean hospital stay after childbirth is 2.1 days. Reviewing records at her own hospital, a hospital administrator calculates that the mean hospital stay for a random sample of 81 women after childbirth is 2.3...

Statistics
According to a study by the Centers for Disease Control, the national mean hospital stay after childbirth is 2.1 days. Reviewing records at her own hospital, a hospital administrator calculates that the mean hospital stay for a random sample of 81 women after childbirth is 2.3...

Statistics
According to a study by the Centers for Disease Control, the national mean hospital stay after childbirth is 2.1 days. Reviewing records at her own hospital, a hospital administrator calculates that the mean hospital stay for a random sample of 81 women after childbirth is 2.3...

college essay
can someone edit my college essay? I was told by an admissions counselor to write a supplement describing my low cumulative GPA. It is a rough first draft, and probolaly needs to be heavily edited I am my truest and purest self, a mere child embarking on the beginning of the ...

SCIENCE help please???????????
Choose the words or phrases that most accurately complete the sentences below. One of the most effective measures that a government can undertake to reduce cardiovascular disease is to ………………..Individuals can also decrease their own risk of developing CVD by ...

Statistics
According to a study by the Centers for Disease Control, the national mean hospital stay after childbirth is 2.1 days. Reviewing records at her own hospital, a hospital administrator calculates that the mean hospital stay for a random sample of 81 women after childbirth is 2.3...

Statistics
According to a study by the Centers for Disease Control, the national mean hospital stay after childbirth is 2.1 days. Reviewing records at her own hospital, a hospital administrator calculates that the mean hospital stay for a random sample of 81 women after childbirth is 2.3...

SCIENCE help?
I did this question in this way but 2 of them correct ,is anyone can help me with this question ,many thanks. Choose the words or phrases that most accurately complete the sentences below. Drag and drop your choices into their appropriate spaces. One of the most effective ...

SCIENCE
I did this question in this way but 2 of them correct ,is anyone can help me with this question ,many thanks. Choose the words or phrases that most accurately complete the sentences below. Drag and drop your choices into their appropriate spaces. One of the most effective ...

science help pleaseeeeeeeeeeeeeeeee?
I did this question in this way but 2 of them correct ,is anyone can help me with this question ,many thanks. Choose the words or phrases that most accurately complete the sentences below. Drag and drop your choices into their appropriate spaces. One of the most effective ...

Mathematics and Health
Equal numbers of people die from heart disease as die from cancer, accidents, and diabetes combined. How would you determine this information from the graph? (The number of people who died from heart disease is 30%. The number of people who died from cancer, accidents, and ...

Health (Ms. Sue)
1. Identify your target heart rate zone. Identify the purpose of knowing your target heart rate zone. A: My target heart rate zone is 103 to 175 beats per minute. (However, what is the purpose?) 2. "Jorge was always tired. He felt that he was always studying for an exam or ...

Health (Ms. Sue)
1. Describe what happens during NREM and REM sleep. A: In the beginning of a sleep cycle, we enter NREM sleep. The body recovers from the stress of the day's activities during this part of the sleep. Then, about 1.5 hours into sleep, we enter REM sleep, or dream sleep. Our ...

Health (Ms. Sue)
Discuss the statement "Physical activity can actually prevent you from having a heart attack." A: As it has been discussed earlier, regular physical activity has been proven to be a significant factor in preventing the development of many chronic disease, such as ...

Medical transcription
Apostrophe placement.. He had 3 courses’ of chemo-radiation and was felt to be free of disease after completion of that treatment. He had moderate neutropenia and anemia afterward’s. He was referred for follow up radiation therapy and has been receiving this approximately ...

Can someone please help me with this history!!!!!!
Multiple Choice 1. Which of the following statements describes the most common experience of Native Americans after encountering Europeans for the first time? (1 point) Native Americans thought the settlers had nothing to offer them in trade or knowledge. Native Americans ...

Medical Billing and Coding
The patient was admitted with increasing shortness of breath, weakness, and nonproductive cough. Treatment included oxygen therapy. Final diagnoses listed as acute respiratory insufficiency and acute exacerbation of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). Which of the ...

Medical Billing and Coding
This 65-year-old chronic cigarette smoker for the past 40 years was admitted to the hospital with acute exacerbation of her chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. She has a hsitory of anxiety syndrome due to hypothyroidism, and is maintained on medications for both the anxiety...

Medical Billing & Coding
This 65-year-old chronic cigarette smoker for the past 40 years was admitted to the hospital with acute exacerbation of her chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. She has a history of anxiety syndrome due to hypothyrodism, and it maintained on medications for both the anxiety ...

informal logic
Which of the following may not qualify as a falsifiable claim? (Points : 1) Your luck will improve. Your house will be sold tomorrow. Granite is more dense than sand. Smoking may cause heart disease.

science help plzzz
Multiple Choice 1. At the chromosomal level, what is the difference between human males and human females? (1 point) All males have a Y chromosome, and females do not. All males have an X chromosome, and females do not. All males have 47 chromosomes, and females only have 46. ...

HCA/220
I need help with a discussion question due in week 8. You work in a training and development department of a medical facility. You are asked to develop a training manual for a new employee with no medical terminology background. The new hire will work in orthopedics department...

History
Will you please check my answers? 1. Which of the following is an example of new economic divisions in the European peasantry that began to occur during the fifteenth century? A. Peasants throughout Europe became poorer. B. Peasants living in the Balkans became freer. C. ...

biology
The frequency of carriers of this disease is 0.02 in a particular population. Consider many couples like 6 and 7 where one parent is affected and the other is unaffected. On average, what is the chance that the first child of these couples will be affected? Please give a ...

Social studies help please
1. Great early American civilizations built large cities In Central and South America In Alaska On the plains of North America In Asia 2. Spanish explorers first arrived in the Americas In the nineteenth century In the late 1400s In the late 1500s In the seventeenth century 3...

Health
The shoulder-to-hip ratio is useful to assess one's fat distribution pattern and future chronic disease risk? T OR F

English
Is this grammatically correct: In October, 1347, after decades of trading the most luxurious goods, trading ships sailed into the port of Messina, Sicily, carrying a terrifying cargo--the disease now known as the bubonic plague, the infamous plague in which caused an estimated...

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...

Statistics
1. A human gene carries a certain disease from a mother to her child with a probability rate of 0.58. That is, there is a 58% chance that the child becomes infected with the disease. Suppose a female carrier of the gene has five children. Assume that the infections, or lack ...

macroeconomic
Secondhand smoke globally kills more than 600,000 people each year, accounting for 1 percent of all deaths worldwide, according to a new study. . . . Researchers estimated that annually secondhand smoke causes about 379,000 deaths from heart disease, 165,000 deaths from lower ...

Statistics- Multiple Choice Question
The investigators suspect that military men may not tell the truth about visiting a CSW. Some may say they did visit a CSW when they actually did not; others will say they did not visit a CSW when they actually did. Is this: A. Nondifferential misclassification of exposure B. ...

Statistics (Please help!!!)
The investigators suspect that military men may not tell the truth about visiting a CSW. Some may say they did visit a CSW when they actually did not; others will say they did not visit a CSW when they actually did. Is this: A. Nondifferential misclassification of exposure B. ...

Introduction to Occupational Thearpy
1. What type of facility treats most of conditions and may offer outpatient occupational therapy services? A. federal institutions B. rehabilitation hospitals C. acute care hospital D. work hardening centers (My Answer is B) 2. Which of the following professions considers the ...

Anatomy Physiology 1
1) How would the effects of a collagen vascular disease that affected only the collagen in reticular fibers differ from the effects of collagen fibers on organs & tissues? 2) Does fibrocartilage provide an articular surface as smooth as original hyaline cartilage? Why or why not?

science
Nitrate concentrations exceeding 44.3 mg NO3-/L are a concern in drinking water due to the infant disease, methemoglobinemia. Nitrate concentrations near three rural wells were reported as 0.01 mg NO3- N/L, 1.3 mg NO3- N/L, and 20.0 mg NO3- N/L. Do any of these three wells ...

Heath
________ is the most frequently reported bacterial sexually transmitted disease in the United States A. Chlamydia B. Syphilis C. Herpes D. Gonorrhea

writing
How can I rewrite this introduction paragraph as a CONCLUSION paragraph? Tuesdays with Morrie is a very meaningful and powerful novel. In the novel the author Mitch album is recapping on the last few weeks he spent with his dear friend and college professor Morrie Schwartz who...

Biology
The father of a mating pair expresses Huntington disease. The mother is healthy. What is the recurrence risk for the offspring? Draw a Punnett square to demonstrate the inheritance.

STATISTICS
You are performing a cohort study to look at risk factors for breast cancer in postmenopausal women. If the probability of developing breast cancer among smokers is .05 for the study duration, then if you sample 100 smokers, how many do you expect to develop the disease? Give ...

STATISTICS
A particular diagnostic test for disease X has a sensitivity of 90% and a specificity of 90%. What is the negative predictive value of the test? 90% 10% 1% 18% It cannot be determined from the information given.

STATISTICS
You are performing a cohort study to look at risk factors for breast cancer in postmenopausal women. If the probability of developing breast cancer among smokers is .05 for the study duration, then if you sample 100 smokers, how many do you expect to develop the disease? Give ...

STATISTICS
You are performing a cohort study to look at risk factors for breast cancer in postmenopausal women. If the probability of developing breast cancer among smokers is .05 for the study duration, then if you sample 100 smokers, how many do you expect to develop the disease? Give ...

STATISTICS
In a cross-sectional study of heart disease and gender in middle-aged men and women, 10% of men in the sample had prevalent heart disease compared with only 5% of women in the sample. After adjusting for age in multivariate logistic regression, the odds ratio for heart disease...

STATISTICS
A particular diagnostic test for disease X has a sensitivity of 90% and a specificity of 90%. What is the negative predictive value of the test? 90% 10% 1% 18% It cannot be determined from the information given

Statistics
The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) collects yearly statistics on drinking behavior in the United States by surveying a random sample of U.S. adults. The following data display the percent of adults aged 18 years and over who had 5 or more drinks in 1 day at least once in ...

Life orientation
Describe the life style disease/behavior and explain 5 factors that contribute to the lack of physical fitness and proper nutrition in the adolescent

Life orientation
Describe the life style /behavior and explain 5 factors that contribute to the disease cancer

Life orientation
Describe the life style disease/behavior and explain 5 factors that contribute to the lack of physical fitness and proper nutrition in the adolescent

Calculus
During a flu epidemic, the number of children in the Woodbridge Community School System who contracted influenza after t days was given by the following. Q(t) = 8000/(1+199 e^(-0.6 t)) (a) How many children were stricken by the flu after the first day? children (b) How many ...

Statistics
The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) collects yearly statistics on drinking behavior in the United States by surveying a random sample of U.S. adults. The following data display the percent of adults aged 18 years and over who had 5 or more drinks in 1 day at least once in ...

Medical Coding and Billing
This is a 35-year-old HIV-positive male with progressive lymphadenopathy and unexplained fevers, night sweats, and chills. CT scan of the chest, abdomen, pelvis, and neck showed extensive lymphadenopathy involving mediastinum and left hilum, paratracheal nodal chains, ...

Eng
The second Greek root of the word psychosomatic means A. fluid. B. body. C. mental D. disease. Answer is b

life orientation
Provide five ways in which you critically discuss how life style /behaviour disease impact on the teenage

Science
what are the four steps need to ascertain whether a fungus was the causes of the disease.

Businees and Technical Writing
Hello, I have Business and Technical Writing paper and it has me a little stumpped. I just don't know how I can fill the requirements of the paper by the detail scenario given. I am assuming that based on the scenario I can adress the problem as a communication malfunction But...

life orientation
mention5 factors that contribute to the disease

Life o
Describe the life style of Hypertension disease and 12 explanation. Provid 10 ways in which you critically discuss how life style/behaviour disease impact on the teenager?

Statistics
Individuals who have a certain gene have a 0.50 probability of contracting a certain disease. Suppose that 1,940 individuals with the gene participate in a lifetime study. What is the standard deviation of the number of people who eventually contract the disease? Round your ...

life oreintation
Provide five ways in which you critically discuss how lifestyle disease/behaviour of hiv&aids impact on the teenagers

LIFE OREINTATION
Describe the lifestyle disease/behaviour of hiv/aids

biology
Alkaptonuria results when an individual has no functional HGD enzyme. Without functional HGD, breakdown of excess tyrosine stops at homogentisate. The accumulated homogentisate is polymerized by the enzyme polyphenol oxidase to a complex set of molecules called “...

kuhlekonke
how to changed the way in which you will view lifestyle disease in the future

life orientation
describe the lifestyle disease (cancer) or behaviour and also mention 5 factors that contribute to the disease

life orientation
Describe the life style disease/behaviour and explain facts factors that contribute to the disease

Life Orientation
Write a paragraph of approximately 100-150 words in which u make 5 recommendations on how to overcome the HIV nd Aids life style disease

life orientation
Provide five ways in which you critically discuss how lifestyle cancer disease impact on the teenagers

Grade 12 LIFE ORIENTATION
Discribe the lifestyle disease/behaviour.Mention 5 factors that contribute to the disease/behaviour

life orientation
Conclusion in which you explain in 1 paragraph what you have learn in this assignment and how it has change the way in which you will view lifestyle disease or behaviour in the future

life orientation
Provide 5 or more ways in which you critically discuss how life style / behaviour disease impact on the teenager

LIFE ORIENTATION
DESCRIBE THE LIFESTYLE DISEASE & EXAMPLES & FACTORS THAT CONTRIBUTE TO THE DISEASE

World History
1. The purpose of American and European imperialism in the Pacific was mainly to gain. A. markets fro manufactured products B. coaling stations and naval bases C. sources of raw materials D. places for surplus population I said C. 2. The development of antiseptics during the ...

life orientation
provide 5 (or more) ways in which you critically discuss how life style /behavior disease impact on teenager.the disease is hiv and aids.

Economics
I am having problems answering the question below can you please help? With probability p, you will catch a disease that reduces your income from y, its level when you are healthy, to y-k, where k > 0. A vaccine is available, at cost c, that reduces the probability of your ...

Life orientation
Impact of lifestyle disease on the teenagers

Ms sue please help
Hey ms sue can you please help me to simplify this paragraph? Raynaud's disease occurs when the small arteries (arterioles) that serve the fingers, toes, ears, or nose go into spasm. When arterioles go into spasm, they cut off blood supply and cause digits (fingers and toes) ...

life orientation
describe the substance abuse of both legal and illegal drogs among the youth and explain the the factors that contribute to the disease.

Raynaud's
Hey I want to shorten this paragraph out which tells what Raynaud's is, can anyone please simplify it and make it shorter thanks? Raynaud's disease occurs when the small arteries (arterioles) that serve the fingers, toes, ears, or nose go into spasm. When arterioles go into ...

disease
Provide five ways in which you critically discuss how lifestyle heart disease behaviour impact on the teenager

LIFE ORIENTATION
LACK OF PHYSICAL FITNESS AND PROPER NUTRITION IN ADOLESCENT.DESCRIBE THE LIFESTYLE DISEASE.MENTION 5 FACTORS THAT CONTRIBUTE TO THE DISEASE.

life orientation
The practice of high risk sexual behaviour amongst teenagers.describe The lifestyle disease/behaviour.mention 5(or more)factors that contributes the disease/behaviour

life orientation
describe the lack of physical fitness and 5 factors that contribute to the disease?

grade 12
describe the life style disease/ behaviour and explain 5 factors that contribute to cancer of the gullet.

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