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Essay

Disease

Down Autism Down Syndrome and Autism Are

Words: 928
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Essay

Down Autism Down Syndrome and autism are two conditions that can affect the lives of people, including their ability to learn and to participate in society. Moreover, Down Syndrome…

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Term Paper

Disease

Down Syndrome Down's Syndrome Which

Words: 2572
Length: 10 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Chicoine also cautions that whenever a patient declines in function, a thorough evaluation is necessary "to look for reversible causes, or, if no reversible cause is found, to confirm…

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9 Pages
Term Paper

Children

Down Syndrome Impact on the

Words: 3084
Length: 9 Pages
Type: Term Paper

So, they are saying that the initial screening followed with a second round of screening have proved to have a detection rate as high as 84%, the article continues.…

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Thesis

Disease

Down Syndrome According to the

Words: 1576
Length: 6 Pages
Type: Thesis

Hearing loss 7. Heart problems (American Accreditation HealthCare Commission, 2009) The Cleveland Clinic reports that individuals with Down syndrome have different experiences in terms of the problems with health…

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Thesis

Children

Down Syndrome the Work of

Words: 1033
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Thesis

(Pulsifer, 2005) ACADEMIC STRENGTHS and WEAKNESSES Meier (2008) states that there is a tendency to over generalize those with Down syndrome but states that there are however "significant trends…

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Term Paper

Business - Miscellaneous

Down Syndrome and Obesity Downs

Words: 2542
Length: 10 Pages
Type: Term Paper

EE values were 10% lower in Down syndrome patients compared with normal babies. Neonatal heartbeats were also found to be lower in Down syndrome babies (6 beats less per…

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Case Study

Disease

Downs Syndrome What Is Down

Words: 481
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Case Study

If Jane had exhibited a family history of genetic abnormalities then the clinic could easily be held at fault in a court of law. The doctors might have considered…

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Essay

Nursing

What Causes Down Syndrome

Words: 848
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Essay

Pathophysiology—Down Syndrome Introduction Down Syndrome is a chromosomal disorder that can produce a range of intellectual and physical defects in the individual. Depending on the phenotypic variation, these defects…

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10 Pages
Research Paper

Children

Disorder Down's Syndrome and the Certain Ways

Words: 3241
Length: 10 Pages
Type: Research Paper

disorder Down's syndrome and the certain ways these individuals are treated in the society. Certain characteristics like their learning ability and their ability to live in the society is…

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Essay

Women's Issues - Abortion

Bonnie Steinbock Down's Syndrome Ethically Defensible or

Words: 1526
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Essay

onnie Steinbock Down's Syndrome ETHICALLY DEFENSILE OR NOT onnie Steinbock and Down's Syndrome Prenatal genetic testing is a medical procedure, which detects genetic abnormalities early, to enable the mother…

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Essay

Genetics

Edwards Syndrome Trisomy 18 8 Sources

Words: 1372
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Essay

Edwards Syndrome, Trisomy 18 8 sources ( 4-5 Print Sources 3-4 online Sources) All questions answered essay ( mandatory): -What ? (Discription genetic disorder) -What genes chromosomes linked disorder?…

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Research Paper

Health

Patau Syndrome

Words: 1650
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Research Paper

Trisomy 13 or Patau Syndrome is a genetic disease in which the person has 3 copies of the genetic material from chromosome 13 instead of having 2 copies. It…

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8 Pages
Research Paper

Genetics

Fragile X Syndrome

Words: 2837
Length: 8 Pages
Type: Research Paper

Fragile X syndrome (also called Martin -- Bell syndrome, or Escalante's syndrome) is the most common single cause of mental retardation and the second most common inherited form of…

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2 Pages
Term Paper

Disease

Audiology Alport Syndrome Alport Syndrome

Words: 601
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Term Paper

(Northern & Downs, 1974) In China, otoacoustic emissions studies on patients with Alport Syndrome have determined, specifically by way of distortion product otoacoustic emission (DPOAE) tests, that the location…

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11 Pages
Term Paper

Teaching

Tourette's Syndrome

Words: 3410
Length: 11 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Tourette's Syndrome: How It Affects Education Imagine living in a body, explosive in nature, uncontrolled in behavior, and unpredictable in affect. Now place that body in setting that requires…

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4 Pages
Term Paper

Disease

Adaptation Syndrome When a Person

Words: 1128
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Term Paper

During stage two, if the stress continues, the body adapts to the stressors that it is exposed to. There are changes at different levels take place in order to…

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6 Pages
Term Paper

Military

Gulf War Syndrome

Words: 1943
Length: 6 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Gulf War Syndrome (GWS), is a representation of several medical and psychological complaints, which are affecting several men and women who had participated in the Gulf War which took…

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1 Pages
Thesis

Disease

Restless Leg Syndrome Is Found

Words: 351
Length: 1 Pages
Type: Thesis

At best, LS is considered a puzzling problem which leads to an "overwhelming need to move the leg to relieve the discomfort." There is no pain involved and hence…

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8 Pages
Term Paper

Disease

Sotos Syndrome Is a Disorder

Words: 2205
Length: 8 Pages
Type: Term Paper

For instance a patient suffering from hypotonia may receive physical therapy to assist them in gain more control over bodily movements. Likewise an individual with Sotos syndrome that has…

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Thesis

Children

Asperger's Syndrome About Sixty-Five Years

Words: 4128
Length: 10 Pages
Type: Thesis

2006). The article introduces an innovative research strategy; doctors are observing - in magnified format - key movement patterns in infants who may be showing early signs of as.…

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Term Paper

Disease

Fragile X Syndrome Causation and

Words: 1638
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Additionally, such programs can be "driven by economic and entrepreneurial interests. It was supported by a private biotechnology firm, justified by economic concerns about health care costs, and encouraged…

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Research Paper

Psychology

Stockholm Syndrome

Words: 1948
Length: 6 Pages
Type: Research Paper

Stockholm Syndrome "Men, when they receive good from whence they expect evil, feel the more indebted to their benefactor." ~ Niccolo Machiavelli Stockholm syndrome is a psychological condition in…

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10 Pages
Term Paper

Disease

Charcot-Marie Tooth Syndrome Definition and

Words: 2666
Length: 10 Pages
Type: Term Paper

In the third trimester of pregnancy, caution must be taken concerning congestive heart failure, hypertension and decreased renal and hepatic function, interstitial nephritis, hyperkalemia, hyponatremia and renal papillary necrosis,…

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Case Study

Health

Restless Leg Syndrome

Words: 1477
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Case Study

estless Leg Syndrome A simple way to define estless legs syndrome (LS) is an overpowering urge to move limbs, especially the legs that mostly take place when relaxing or…

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Case Study

Disease

Tourette Syndrome and the Case

Words: 925
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Case Study

And the movements which typify chronic movement disorder are probably subserved by the same structures within the basal ganglia as those which underpin compulsive behaviors and complex tics" (p.…

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10 Pages
Literature Review

Careers

Redundancy and Survivor's Syndrome Investigating

Words: 3538
Length: 10 Pages
Type: Literature Review

Downsizing, upsizing, and restructuring have had an impact on the skill set of the employees. These changes meant employees must learn new routines, new skills, and take on greater…

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2 Pages
Essay

Music

Savant Syndrome Is a Highly

Words: 757
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Essay

People who have savant syndrome lead lives that are far from normal, but studying them is important. They appear to have increased blood supply to part of their brain,…

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Term Paper

Disease

Adult Respiratory Distress Syndrome John

Words: 580
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Term Paper

ARDS," all definitions of this syndrome include patients who meet the following criteria: www.ispub.com/ostia/index.php?xmlFilePath=journals/ijeicm/vol1n1/ards.xml" 5 Clinical evidence of respiratory distress. Chest radiograph revealing diffuse bilateral airspace disease ("pulmonary edema").…

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4 Pages
Term Paper

Disease

Prequel to the Movie 28 Days Later by Danny Boyle

Words: 1984
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Chromosomal Abnormality: Down Syndrome Down Syndrome is a chromosomal abnormality which is accompanied by both serious physical and mental developmental problems, and it is one of the most common…

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5 Pages
Term Paper

Children

Mental Retardation in Adolescences Mental

Words: 1756
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Vocational training can help place within the adolescent mind the strategies they will need to adapt to life as an adult. Further research is needed within the field of…

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Article Review

Teaching

Math Education

Words: 947
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Article Review

Children Learn Math education, over the precedent years has been a contentious issue plaguing society at large. Many students, as they enter their preliminary schooling years, often have difficulty…

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Admission Essay

Genetics

Jungsik Yoo at Times I Marvel How

Words: 658
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Admission Essay

Jungsik Yoo At times, marvel how far have come. Ever since was a young boy, under the influence of my father, a molecular biologist, dreamed of researching genetically inherited…

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Term Paper

Family and Marriage

Letter of Intent

Words: 638
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Admissions Committee: I have worked as a paraprofessional with special needs children for seven years in a diverse, socio-economically disadvantaged district of Brooklyn. Despite the tremendous challenges faced by…

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Term Paper

Teaching

Contemplate My Admission to Your

Words: 652
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Term Paper

I know whatever major I choose, my first priority is to help others and make a difference in their lives. I feel I have a lot to offer to…

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7 Pages
Essay

Psychology

Robert Frost Poems Stopping by

Words: 2878
Length: 7 Pages
Type: Essay

One study published in the American Psychiatric Association found that "PTSD has been shown to predict poor health not only in veterans of the 1991 Gulf ar but also…

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Term Paper

Sports

Dedicate Myself to an Interest

Words: 675
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Term Paper

I intend to pursue a career in medicine, a career that I regard as a calling as well as an aspiration. My sports activities have disciplined me, toughened me,…

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Essay

Healthcare

Long-Term Goals My Short-Term Goals Are to

Words: 468
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Essay

long-Term goals? My short-term goals are to make the most out of my academic talents and abilities and fulfilling the core values of Respect, Compassion, Excellence, Justice, and Stewardship.…

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8 Pages
Term Paper

Disease

Alzheimer's Disease The Onset as

Words: 3283
Length: 8 Pages
Type: Term Paper

What is worth noting here is the fact that behavior disturbances, ranging in severity from repeated questioning to physical violence, are common (National Institute of Mental Health, 1989). It…

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Term Paper

Death and Dying  (general)

Terri Schiavo Conflict

Words: 1427
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Terri Schiavo- a Case of Life-Ethics Mercy Killing, euthanasia, life support, brain damage are some of the hotly debated issues today in medical and legal circles. When is a…

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4 Pages
Essay

Children

Hnc Social Care I Am an Hnc

Words: 1326
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Essay

Hnc Social Care I am an Hnc SocialCare Student currently on placement within a day care center for older adults. I have experienced an incident in which challenging behavior…

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Term Paper

Children

Individual Differences in Mental Abilities Cognition

Words: 2720
Length: 10 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Nature of Cognition Ever since Simon and inet developed the first intelligence test in 1905, the field of psychology has maintained a strong interest in the nature of intelligence.…

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Thesis

Psychology - Developmental

Trimester of Pregnancy When Life

Words: 1305
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Thesis

Cautiousness towards environmental contaminants in fish and seafood has led pregnant women to limit or eliminate fish and seafood from their diet. The Food and Drug Administration and the…

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30 Pages
Term Paper

Psychology

Detection and Intervention in Childhood Mental Health

Words: 10566
Length: 30 Pages
Type: Term Paper

detection and intervention in childhood mental health help prevent mental health problems in adult life? Disregarding the mental well-being requirements of children is an intolerable violation of our basic…

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4 Pages
Essay

Health - Nursing

Ethics of Allowing Anyone to Have Kids

Words: 1523
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Essay

Biomedical Ethics The author of this report was given the choice of one of two assignments when it comes to the Johnna Fisher textbook offering on medical ethics. The…

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Term Paper

Children

Vitro' Fertilization Is One of the Applications

Words: 1218
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Vitro' fertilization is one of the applications of advanced technology that provides a solution to infertility among couples. The practice has long been in existence, and many referred to…

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4 Pages
Term Paper

Genetics

Genetic Counseling

Words: 2111
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Genetic counseling involves the sharing vital information and knowledge by experienced and well trained experts in the field of genetics for individuals with high risks of suffering some genetic…

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8 Pages
Term Paper

Children

Neonatal Ethics and Have Presented

Words: 2667
Length: 8 Pages
Type: Term Paper

As the mentioned societies characterized themselves for athleticism, power and strength so it was not a surprising thing that those people looked down on and hated babies who were…

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Term Paper

Sports - Drugs

Nursing it Is Generally Agreed

Words: 1500
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Term Paper

, Binns, Colin W., and Alfonso Helman. (2006): "Which Women Stop Smoking During Pregnancy and the Effect on Breastfeeding Duration." Biomed Central. http://www.biomedcentral.com/1471-2458/6/195 Torfs, Claudine P. And Roberta E.…

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4 Pages
Essay

Children

Active and Passive Euthanasia Why Does James

Words: 1642
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Essay

active and passive euthanasia. Why does James achels think there is no moral difference between them? Active euthanasia is the "mercy killing" of a life to prevent further suffering;…

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15 Pages
Term Paper

Psychology

Hearing Voices Patients Therapists in an

Words: 4695
Length: 15 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Jung and auditory hallucinations Meyer (2003), in a discussion of Jungian symbolism in the movie, Spider-Man, notes that both masks and voices are essential to the movement of heroic…

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8 Pages
Thesis

Children

Autistic Children and the Effect

Words: 2503
Length: 8 Pages
Type: Thesis

1) Connor (2002) states that studies report findings that mothers of children with Autism "who showed greater satisfaction" in life were those "who made the clearest redefinitions and who…

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Term Paper

Health - Nursing

Dealing With an Under Active Thyroid

Words: 1978
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Hypothyroidism is a fairly common disorder that patients are diagnosed with and it can have wide ranging effects. While hyperthyroidism is when the thyroid is excreting too much into…

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5 Pages
Term Paper

Family and Marriage

Mental Retardation Is Generally Understood

Words: 2000
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Term Paper

They very seldom become fully integrated into society or become independent. (Mental etardation: Free Health Encyclopedia) 6. Conclusion The is little doubt that mental retardation has an effect on…

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5 Pages
Term Paper

Genetics

Ethical Eugenics Unethical Pgd There

Words: 1708
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Term Paper

There are too many factors that cannot be controlled. Children may develop inferiority feelings regarding their own specialness due to the choices of their parents. Many people who may…

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2 Pages
Essay

Women's Issues - Abortion

Abortion After Prenatal Testing Methods of Prenatal

Words: 595
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Essay

Abortion After Prenatal Testing Methods of Prenatal Diagnosis There are four methods of prenatal diagnosis that is available to women. The first and most commonly known is ultrasonography, colloquially…

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15 Pages
Essay

Health

Older Adults Mental Health Approaches and Treatment Methods

Words: 4576
Length: 15 Pages
Type: Essay

Mental Health Treatment Approaches for Older AdultsOverview of mental health issues in the elderlyOld age is a natural occurrence for every human being, a stage in growth accompanied by…

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Essay

Children

Psychometric Assessment of Autism

Words: 3635
Length: 13 Pages
Type: Essay

Psychometric Assessment Autism Background of Autism What is autism? Autism is a disease, which poses tons of questions, while providing least of answers. This being said, autism is one…

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3 Pages
Thesis

Teaching

Special Ed Learning Disabilities Chart

Words: 696
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Thesis

Specifically, the parents want their son's teachers to help him not only learn, but to be able to receive instruction from others. So far, they are fairly pleased with…

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8 Pages
Term Paper

Psychology

Genetic Counseling Dealing With Its

Words: 2480
Length: 8 Pages
Type: Term Paper

"Accurate descriptions of sex chromosome differences are critical, the decisions potentially regrettable, and the long-term outcomes devastating if a termination is based on the misinformation," that the patient later…

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3 Pages
Term Paper

Teaching

Mental Retardation Students With a

Words: 988
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Experts report improved interactions with peers, support for the parents to act as teachers at home, improved motivation for the child, and aiding the family in learning about other…

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