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Physical Comparison Young Adulthood
1,038 wordsThis section of the report is a comparison of the physical development in young adults, ages 20 to 40, with the observations and the interview we conducted in our group of a young adult in her twenties. Physical development is when changes in the brain, sensory capacities, and motor skills take place. The changes that take place in young adults may be more gradual and less dramatic than in childhood. Most people during this time are on their own and, getting through school or staring a new caree...
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1,909 wordsFor years, anabolic steroids have been used by competitive athletes have used to improve performance through muscular size or strength, and by noncompetitive weight trainers for purely cosmetic physique enhancement. In the vast majority of cases, users of that have taken steroids for prolonged periods have reported considerable gains in physical size and strength. However, a large number of side effects and health risks have been linked to extended use of anabolic steroids. Research has indicate...
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The Effects Of Painkillers On A Daphnia
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Physical Activity And Weight Control
1,063 wordsRegular physical activity is an important part of effective weight loss and weight maintenance. It also can help prevent several diseases and improve your overall health. It does not matter what type of physical activity you perform -- sports, planned exercise, household chores, yard work, or work-related tasks -- all are beneficial. Studies show that even the most inactive people can gain significant health benefits if they accumulate 30 minutes or more of physical activity per day. Based on th...
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High Blood Pressure Preventive Measures
625 wordsHypertension is the medical term for high blood pressure. A normal blood pressure is 120 / 80. A blood pressure reading higher or equal to 140 / 90 is considered abnormally high. Elevated blood pressure means your heart is working harder than normal, putting both your heart and arteries under great strain. High blood pressure is serious business. On average, people with uncontrolled hypertension are: Seven times more likely to have a stroke. Six times more likely to develop congestive heart fail...
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Type I Diabetes Insulin Injections
1,472 wordsAbstract Diabetes is a disease that affects 18. 2 million people in the United States alone. This disease results when there is a high level of sugar in the blood for an extended period of time. It can be controlled by diet, exercise, pills and insulin injections. There are three main types of diabetes -- Type I, which affects primarily the younger population; Type II, which primarily affects the population above 40; and gestational diabetes, which affects women during the third trimester of the...
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Coronary Heart Disease Type Ii Diabetes
1,413 wordsI. Abstract As a health care professional it is our position statement that obesity should be considered as a disease. Overweight and obese adults are considered at risk for developing diseases such as type II diabetes, hypertension, high blood cholesterol, coronary heart disease, and certain type of cancers. An average of 300, 000 deaths is associated with obesity and the total economic cost of obesity in U. S. was about $ 117 billion in 2000. As health care professionals it is our responsibili...
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1,530 wordsRunning Head: Cardiovascular Diseases Cardiovascular Diseases (Authors Name) (Institution Name) CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASES Introduction Cardiovascular disease consists of several separate diseases of the heart and the circulatory system in the body, and it is in the general diagnostic category. One of the major health problems in the United States that can lead to death is from cardiovascular diseases and the most important components of this disease are the coronary heart disease and the cerebrova...
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Blood Glucose Levels Type Ii Diabetes
1,165 wordsDiabetes: Types 1 and 2 By: Sharif Elshinnawi It is our fourth leading cause of death by disease and the leading cause of new cases of kidney disease, blindness, amputation, and impotence. It is diabetes. Diabetes is a chronic disease in which the body does not make, or does not properly use insulin. Insulin is the hormone that helps your body use the energy from sugar, starches and other foods. Glucose, a form of sugar produced when the body digests carbohydrates, is the body s major fuel for t...
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Insulin Dependent Diabetes Mellitus Blood Sugar Levels
365 wordsDiabetes This disease is caused by defective carbohydrate metabolism. It causes large amounts of sugar in the blood and urine. It can damage the kidneys, heart, eyes, limbs, and endanger pregnancy. About five percent of the United States population has it and about half are undiagnosed. A diabetic that is treated life span is lowered by one-third There are two types of diabetes. Type I, insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus (IDDM). And type II, non-insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus (NIDDM). Type...
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Short Term Effects Long Term Effects
1,186 wordsDrugs: How Dangerous Is It? Drugs have infiltrated our cities, our towns and our lives. Though a small percentage of people use drugs, they do attempt to spread their plague among others. But, how dangerous are these mind suppressors? Do they kill like the statistics show, or is it a coverup to stop people from having a good time? Even in Franklin County, there are drugs. How bad is the problem? It is worse then most people think, but what can we do about it? Can we do anything about it? Marijua...
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High Blood Pressure Low Self Esteem
2,343 wordsBulimia Eating Disorders Eating Disorders Bulimia is an illness characterized by uncontrolled episodes of overeating usually followed by self-induced vomiting or other purging. Alternative names for Bulimia are Bulimia Nervosa, Binge-Purge Behavior, and also Eating Disorders. In bulimia, eating binges may occur as often as several times a day. Induced vomiting known as purging allows the eating to continue without the weight gain; it may continue until interrupted by sleep, abdominal pain, or th...
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High Blood Pressure Losing Weight
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High Blood Pressure People Who Smoke
2,358 wordsMy research paper is on smoking diseases and other consequences of smoking. Many times when people think of smoking diseases they think of heart disease and lung cancer. While those things are very true there are subtle things that happen also. Most of the time after someone has smoked their third cigarette they are hooked. Nicotine is one of the most addictive substances on earth. Usually once people start smoking they never stop. Tobacco was found in the sixteenth century. Many Indian tribes w...
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Coronary Artery Disease Coronary Heart Disease
1,297 wordsHeart attacks cause the death of millions of people per year. In this paper I will talk about the scientific names for heart attacks, the main causes of heart attacks, the symptoms of them, the treatments for them, and the last thing we will talk about is who is at risk for having a heart attack. But, before we can talk about these things we really should determine what heart attack really means. Heart Attack (noun): an acute episode of heart disease (as a myocardial infarction) due to insuffici...
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Red Blood Cells High Blood Pressure
2,274 wordsMost people know that good nutrition is important for good health. Recommended Dietary Allowances (RDA) are the daily amounts of essential nutrients that will prevent deficiencies in most healthy people. But not many people realize the importance a healthy diet can have on their health for years to come. To help us stay healthy a person should eat a variety of foods, maintain ideal weight, avoid too much fat, and eat foods with enough starch and fiber. A good diet helps children grow, develop, a...
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Regular Physical Activity Target Heart Rate
2,183 wordsPhysical Activity and Weight Control Regular physical activity is an important part of effective weight loss and weight maintenance. It alcan help prevent several diseases and improve your overall health. It does not matter what type of physical activity you perform sports, planned exercise, household chores, yard work, or work-relatedtasksall are beneficial. Studies show that even the most inactive people can gain significant health benefits if they accumulate 30 minutes or more of physical act...
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American Heritage Dictionary High Blood Pressure
2,183 wordsANGER MANAGEMENT AND Health, Data C. McCoy Everybody feels anger from time to time. People have been documented feeling anger since biblical times when God was considered angry. Babies even exhibit signs that are interpreted as anger, such as crying or screaming. Anger is not in any way unique to people. Animals also have the ability to feel and express anger. In our personal lives we get angry over at least one thing on almost a daily basis, whether it be on the job, with a spouse or loved one,...
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High Blood Pressure Cope With Stress
996 wordsPsych. 100 Summary of the story Stress is everywhere. When you feel good and when you feel bad. When you get excited and when you get depressed. All we can really do about stress is to accept it and learn how to cope with it. The better we learn how to manage stress, the easier stress gets. Stress and our health Human body runs smoothly in a balance. Stress can put this balance out of proportion if we are stressed for too long. Our bodies become overwhelmed and that imbalance shows up as a disea...
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