Essays Tagged: "excessive amounts"

Stimulants and Their Effects

ren are taking this medication, new problems have arisen. Many of these children use these drugs in excessive amounts to get 'high' with their friends. Some overdoses have even caused death. The alter ... drugs. Why aren't more doctors looking into these alternative methods? What kind of example is this excessive drug use setting for the children? Finally, what actions can be taken to solve this proble ...

(3 pages) 80 0 4.3 Oct/1996

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues > Drugs & Alchohol

Prescription Drug Abuse - 10 page paper that I wrote for a Toxicology class in my Sophomore year. Excellent resource with bibliography for anyone needing a little help getting started! Grade: 300/300

ost commonly abused prescription drugs. I will also discuss various methods that are used to obtain excessive amounts of prescription drugs and the precautions used by those in the medical profession ... new physician to continue the process over and over again. Another very similar method of obtaining excessive amounts of prescription drugs is called "prescription doubling". Prescription doubling is ...

(11 pages) 439 1 4.3 Apr/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Drugs

Anorexia.

starving themselves in order to keep thin, and some use additional methods such as vomiting, taking excessive amounts of laxatives, or exercising profusely. Bulimia nervosa on the other hand is an eat ...

(1 pages) 40 0 4.7 Oct/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine

An Evaluation of the Haney, Banks and Zimbardo 1973 study

1: EthicsThe ethical objections to this study may be founded for the participants were subjected to excessive amounts of stress and anxiety. Which some of the subjects started to exhibit in the form o ...

(2 pages) 25 0 3.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology > Psychological Theories & Authors

Fat makes us fat

Fat makes us FatWe know that most of us know if you consume excessive amounts of fat will make us fat, but we all understand why this is true. To be able to go ...

(2 pages) 75 1 3.4 Apr/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays

Drugs and alcohol

er to fight the war on drugs and help diminish the percent of Americans who use dangerous drugs and excessive amounts of alcohol.Drugs and alcohol have been part of cultural recreation for thousands o ... ? People seem to use alchol as a way of relaxing and relieving social tensions. Sadly, prolonged or excessive use can lead to alcoholism. In fact, of the 175 million drinkers in America, 10 to 13 mill ...

(4 pages) 89 0 5.0 Sep/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays

How to eat a taco

Do not hold the taco in the same way a small child would hold a tiny rodent, squeezing and applying excessive amounts of pressure, instead, lightly, daintily grasp the taco. It has a brittle shell tha ...

(3 pages) 40 3 3.8 Sep/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Organic or not?

ooking for. I strongly believe that many people are simply throwing their money away by paying such excessive amounts of money for the food products that have same amount of nutrition as the tradition ...

(3 pages) 62 1 3.0 Mar/2005

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine

Analysis of George W. Bush's 9/11 Speech to Congress

W. Bush addressed Congress with an impromptu State of the Union address. In this oration, Bush uses excessive amounts of pathos, which, when combined with multiple anaphoras and an urgently imperative ...

(4 pages) 44112 0 5.0 Mar/2005

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Government

Military hazing.

der to inflict pain; piercing another's skin in any manner; forcing or requiring the consumption of excessive amounts of food, alcohol, drugs, or other substances; or encouraging another to engage in ...

(1 pages) 22 0 2.0 Nov/2005

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Military & International Conflicts & Security

What measures the Standard of Living?

eek then Americans so that they have leisure time to enjoy their hard work. Americans however spend excessive amounts of time working, which inhibits them from having time to enjoy the fruits of their ...

(1 pages) 17 0 3.0 Apr/2006

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics > Foreign & International Economics

Media Manipulation within Society

owerful entity, capable of delivering stories around the world, with the majority of people placing excessive amounts of credibility in the media's stories. But when the media abuses their power and m ... see a story a certain way, the media is strongly shaping how society sees the world. Society places excessive trust in the media and their stories, with a large portion not realising just how common a ...

(8 pages) 111 0 0.0 Apr/2006

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Communication Studies > The Media

ADHD - Too Many Drugs

dren are taking this medication, newproblems have arisen. Many of these children use these drugs in excessive amounts to get"high" with their friends. Some overdoses have even caused death. The altern ... drugs. Why aren't more doctorslooking into these alternative methods? What kind of example is this excessive drug usesetting for the children? Finally, what actions can be taken to solve this problem ...

(1 pages) 54 1 5.0 Sep/2006

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Drugs

Stress

as riding a merry-go-round (simile). However, it is important that stress is well-balanced because excessive amounts of stress have a negative impact on health and mental status. Even in the recent p ...

(4 pages) 39 1 4.3 May/2007

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Prison

ipment, pornographic material, and more. Often, there is not enough work to go around, resulting in excessive amounts of free time. In many other cases, prisoners are let out early for 'good behavior, ... d not be denied because of the crime they committed. However, there should be a limit placed on the excessive things they can do; as it stands right now, they can get away with so much.I believe that ...

(2 pages) 10 0 0.0 Mar/2001

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

Cather In The Rye

d be to alter some laws. First would be the change of speed limits, there would be none. Due to the excessive amounts of old people driving forty in a seventy I have taken the liberty to revoke all li ...

(1 pages) 395 0 0.0 May/2001

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Cause and Effect of Binge Drinking on America's Campuses

rtying with friends at a party, bar, or club; most of these college students are underage consuming excessive amounts of alcohol, or as its better known, "binge drinking."The term binge drinking is de ...

(5 pages) 110 1 4.0 Sep/2007

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues > Drugs & Alchohol

Untitled

k of empathy towards other people's pain and suffering. It was discovered that children who watched excessive amounts of violent programming were less likely to help victims of real-life violence ( Ki ...

(4 pages) 10 0 5.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Communication Studies > The Media

Suitable

certain extent. The most notable elements relating to this conclusion are that the book contains an excessive amount of smoking and drinking, and tells of numerous acts of violence. On the other side, ... 's introduction, the novel On Dangerous Ground might not be appropriate for students because of the excessive amounts of smoking and drinking found throughout its pages. For example, the book describe ...

(3 pages) 357 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Communication Studies > The Media

LORENZO'S OIL

ly effects little boys between the ages of 4-8, they also now that it is due to the body containing excessive amounts of fatty acids. Some of the symptoms seen in the movie are:·Blindness&middo ...

(6 pages) 10 0 3.0 Mar/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing