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Taking Sides Clashing Sides Clashing Views
1,966 wordsMany of us are use to hearing about the War on Drugs or Mothers Against Drunk Drivers (MADD), but not every day we hear about groups trying to stop mothers from killing their unborn child. The method that these mothers are using to kill or permanently hurt their unborn child is by using drugs during their pregnancy. Should these women go to jail for murdering or should they get help and pretend that nothing happened? Like every situation in our life, we must do what is right, and we must fight f...
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Attention Deficit Disorder Frontal Lobes
1,231 words... n of responsibility for keeping the household running smoothly and meeting the needs of the children, the spouse with ADD, and, if he or she has time, his or her own priorities. Raising a child who has ADD can be an exhausting and, at times, frustrating experience. Parents play a key role in managing the disability. They usually need specialized training in behavior management and benefit greatly from parent support groups. Parents often find that approaches to raising that work well with ch...
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Assisted Suicide Or Euthanasia
1,729 wordsOn July 26, 1997, the U. S. Supreme Court unanimously upheld decisions in New York and Washington State that criminalized assisted suicide. As of April 1999, physicians-assisted suicide is illegal in all but a couple of states. Over thirty states have established laws prohibiting assisted suicide, and of those who dont have statues, a number of them prohibit it through common law. In Michigan, Jack Kevorkian was initially charged with violating the state statue. He was charged with first-degree ...
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Controlled Substance Criminal Activity
502 wordsIn consideration of the execution or renewal of a lease of the dwelling unit identified in the lease, Owner and Resident agree as follows: 1. Resident, any members of the resident's household or a guest or other person under the resident's control shall not engage in criminal activity, including drug-related criminal activity, on or near the said premises. "drug-criminal activity" means the illegal manufacture, sale, distribution, use, or possession with intent to manufacture, sell, distribute, ...
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Day Waiting Period Majority Of The Population
1,122 words? The most foolish mistake we could possibly make would be to allow the subjected people to carry arms. History shows that all conquerors who have allowed their subjected peoples to carry arms have prepared their own fall. ? This quote was said by the ruler of Germany, Adolph Hitler, during the Edict of March 18, 1938. He realized that the people were violent, and allowing them to carry arms would be disastrous. Today, in America handgun violence is at an astronomical high. Statistics prove that...
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San Francisco Chronicle Terminally Ill
2,029 wordsJack Kevorkian is one of Americas most controversial people. Since 1989 he has aided in the death of over one hundred people, some as young as twenty-one. Kevorkian has used three methods for assisting in the suicides of his patients. His original death machine was execution by lethal injection, except you do it yourself. This death machine was simply a metal pole with bottles containing drug solutions. A needle was inserted into the arm of the patient and the flow of saline started. A switch wo...
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Controlled Substances Act Marijuana Tax Act
2,755 wordsThe marijuana plant should not be an illegal drug; it should be a prescription drug. Marijuana is a controlled substance that should be legalized for medical use. In this argumentative essay I will discuss the history of marijuana, the effects of marijuana, the ways that marijuana could be utilized in the medical field, and will offer a refutation of how marijuana is a dangerous drug. The term marijuana is a word with indistinct origins. Some believe that it is derived from the Mexican words for...
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Abuse Or Neglect Controlled Substance
1,820 wordsSHOULD PREGNANT DRUG USERS BE PROSECUTED? Many of us are use to hearing about the War on Drugs or Mothers Against Drunk Drivers (MADD), but not every day we hear about groups trying to stop mothers from killing their unborn child. The method that these mothers are using to kill or permanently hurt their unborn child is by using drugs during their pregnancy. Should these women go to jail for murdering or should they get help and pretend that nothing happened? Like every situation in our life, we ...
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Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder Attention Deficit Hyperactivity
1,494 wordsIn recent years, more and more kids seem to be on a prescription drug called Ritalin (methylphenidate). This drug is being handed out more and more by doctors as a way of treating Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, a complex neurological impairment that prevents kids from concentrating. According to the Drug Enforcement Agency, it rose fron 200 grams per 100, 000 people to over 1400 grams per 100, 000 people in the last fifteen years. The National Institute of Mental Health estimates that...
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Stimulant Medications Disorder Adhd
1,534 wordsRitalin Research Paper Drugs and Behavior Abstract Ritalin (Methylphenidate) is a mild CNS stimulant. In medicine, Ritalin's primary use is treatment of Attention Deficit /Hyperactive Disorder (ADHD). The mode of action in humans is not completely understood, but Ritalin presumably activates the arousal system of the brain stem and the cortex to produce its stimulant effect. Recently, the frequency of diagnosis for ADHD has increased dramatically. More children and an increasing number of adults...
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Common Side Effects Anabolic Steroids
1,947 wordsSteroids: Quick Way to the Top Hey wimp, was first thing Dan Brown heard his freshman year in high school. Needless to say, Dan promised himself that was going to be the last time he was ever called a wimp. With no girlfriends, no starting position on the football team, and no confidence, Dan was convinced he had finally found the solution with anabolic steroids. Dan kept his promise. His sophomore year brought not only the desired starting position, but also a beautiful cheerleader. With the go...
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