Congestive Heart Failure

Congestive heart failure is a condition that happens when the heart is not able to pump enough blood to meet the needs of the body's tissues. When the heart fails, it is unable to pump out all the blood that enters its chambers. In other words, all the blood that is pumped to the body is returned

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Arrhythmia Report

I am doing my report on Arrhythmia. It affects the cardiac muscle, the heart. Arrhythmia causes three types of problems. It causes the heart to pump too slowly (bradycardia), it causes the heart to pump too fast (tachycardis), and it causes the heart to skip beats

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Cause of Huntingtons Disease

Huntingtons Disease Huntingtons Disease is caused by the genetically programmed degeneration of brain cells, called neurons. Symptoms of this include clumsiness, forgetfulness, mood swings, lack of coordination, depression, and involuntary twitching. It causes emotional disturbance, uncontrolled mov

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The Huntingtons Disease

Huntingtons Disease is caused by the genetically programmed degeneration of brain cells, called neurons. Symptoms of this include clumsiness, forgetfulness, mood swings, lack of coordination, depression, and involuntary twitching. It causes emotional disturbance, unco

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The Seven Theories in Psychology

1. Select the three of the seven schools of psychological theory: 1) compare and contrast the one theory you think is the most reasonable to the other two theories, and 2) explain the 'sociocultural perspective' as discussed in your text. After taking into consideration, the seven theories

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Patients Need of Healthcare by Strategic Management

The deliberative model in healthcare is expected to meet quite a few of the needs of the American public regarding the general area of healthcare. Of the many areas that may decide to look at this problem, an attempt is made here to look at two specific problems. One is the need of patients taking

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Human Therapeutic Cloning

Is cloning the new method to treat human beings in the future? Recently, there has been an argument about cloning a human being. When it comes to cloning, people seem to want it both ways: "no" to reproductive cloning on moral grounds and "yes" to therapeuti

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Eating Disorders: Psychological disorders

I have chosen the topic of eating disorders amoungst adolescents for my reaserch project. By Meriam Webster Medical Dictionary definition, the term eating disorder is defined by the following; Eating Disorders: Psychological disorders (anorexia nervosa,

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The Dancing With Death

John went to a rave party to escape his problems. He dreamt of dancing through the night like others, moving as fast as possible, never stopping, but he found it was impossible. His body would simply not hold up. Then a guy came up to him and said, "Swallow an ecstasy pill and you will see!" He took

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What is Blood Doping?

Running the Race to Obtain the Prize? Each year athlete's ability to perform seems to increase by leaps and bounds. Some reasons for this can be attributed to better training methods, better conditioning techniques, and better over all health of the athlete. While most situations involve one o

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Advanced Technology of the Abiocor Heart

ADVANCED TECHNOLOGY: THE ABIOCOR HEART On September 13, 2002, mankind reached another technological milestone. Tom Christerson, a patient in Kentucky completed his first year of life sustained by a self-contained artificial heart. The heart, considered the body's engine, kee

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The Use of Creatine in Muscle Tissue

Creatine is used in muscle tissue for the production of "phosphocreatine", an important factor in the formation of ATP, the source of energy for muscle contraction and many other functions in the body. Creatine monohydrate supplementation increases phosphocreatine levels in muscle, especially when a

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Essay Analysis on American Violence

Murder is regarded as a crime in all modern civilized societies. Crime is shown in the media and is prevalent in society. Early in America's history, killing a human being was a relatively private matter to be dealt with by fa

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General Discussions on Insomnia

Isomnia comes in many different flavors: Diffuculty falling asleep; no problem falling asleep but difficulty staying asleep; or waking up too early. It affects from 10 to 17 percent of adults in the U.S. (4). In most cases, insomnia comes from some other underlying reason. The three b

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Salvador Dali's Creations Opened the Future of Surrealism

"There are some days when I think I'm going to die from an overdose of satisfaction." This was the attitude that Salvador Dali passed every day with. He was renowned as one of the greatest surrealist painters of his era and years after his death, his prominent reputation is still recognized. When he

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Bad Effects of Smoking On the Body

Smoking cigarettes has been proven too be extremely dangerous to your health, which causes various forms of cancer and other life threatening diseases. There are over 4,000 chemicals in cigarette smoke and 200 of those are known poisons. Smoking cigarettes for as fe

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