Essays Tagged: "kidney failure"

Medicinal Marijuana's Effect on the Treatment of Cancer and AIDS.

orambucil. These drugs are extraordinarily toxic and can cause side effects that include: deafness, kidney failure, uncontrolled bleeding and bruising, suppression of the immune system, destruction of ... secondary types of cancer. The dosage of these medicines must be measured very carefully to prevent kidney, heart, or respiratory failure.The most common, and often the most devastating side effect fo ...

(6 pages) 56 0 3.0 Apr/2003

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

The Decline and Fall if the Romanov dynasty.

The Decline and Fall of the Romanov DynastyIn 1894, Tsar Alexander III died suddenly of Kidney failure at a very young age. His son, Nicholas II took over the position (he was only 26) thr ...

(7 pages) 80 1 4.3 Jun/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History > Roman History

This provides examples of writing a lede and descriptive piece for publication.

h dialysis session in order to stay alive.David had a cist on his pancreas, which resulted in renal kidney failure. The medication for the cist shut down his kidneys, resulted in a six-month hospital ...

(2 pages) 25 0 0.0 Dec/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Descriptive Essays

Diabetes

that affects almost every major part in your body. It can cause blindness, heart disease, strokes, kidney failure, amputations, and nerve damage. Diabetes is a metabolism disorder. A metabolism disor ... plications of diabetes. Finally, an antihypertensive drug, called ACE-inhibitors prevents or delays kidney failure in people with diabetes. In the future it may be possible to administer insulin throu ...

(6 pages) 177 0 3.6 Feb/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine

Kidney Transplantation

Persuasive essayJune 2, 2004Kidney TransplantationHow do you feel when you have waiting for something, you really need? What if ... I had to make an emergency decision about choosing one of the three people on the waiting list for kidney transplant. Since there is only one kidney, the decision is difficult. After I reviewing ever ... ating his time and money to improve the community. Mr. Waller also promised that if he received the kidney, he and his wife will financially fund and support the community hospital.I believe with Mr. ...

(3 pages) 27 0 4.3 Nov/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Language Studies > Writing

Steriods

aracteristics of men. Anabolic steroids can lead to premature heart attacks, strokes, liver tumors, kidney failure and serious psychiatric problems. The main threat to such young adults is that it wil ...

(2 pages) 37 1 3.0 May/2005

Subjects: Science Essays

Animal Testing - Necessary or Barbaric and Wrong? - Discursive Essay.

f exploiting animals for our own purposes. Treatments for illnesses such as tuberculosis, diabetes, kidney failure and asthma have all been discovered, and vaccinations against polio, diphtheria, teta ...

(6 pages) 162 0 4.6 Dec/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues > Animal Testing

Ecstasy effects, statistics, etc.

lucinations- anxiety- paranoiaSome of the affects of an overdose with ecstasy include:- heatstroke- kidney failure- muscle tension- blurred vision- vommiting- chills- sweating- falling into a coma- de ...

(2 pages) 7 0 0.0 Sep/2006

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

Yellow Fever essay outline

, nausea, vomiting, and loss of appetite.(2) "toxic stage"- 15% of patients. This phase can lead to kidney failure and 20-50% will die. The rest will live with minor complications.B. Recognition1. Dif ...

(1 pages) 21 0 5.0 Sep/2006

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Diseases

Patient/Family Education Teaching Guide: Health and Disease Management

east once a year. Diabetes is a serious disease that causes problems like blindness, heart disease, kidney failure, and amputations (Pottinger, 1997). But by taking good care of yourself through diet, ...

(3 pages) 53 0 5.0 Mar/2007

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Diseases

Menu Foods Recall Paper

style food. The recall was issued because some of the cans and pouches of food have been blamed for kidney failure and have killed at least 16 pets. What makes this issue even worse is neither the man ... uch as Wal-Mart, Kroger, and PetSmart.When 60 million cans and pouches of food have been blamed for kidney failure in numerous animals and death to at least 16 pets it can become a marketing nightmare ...

(7 pages) 17 0 0.0 Apr/2007

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Theodore Roosevelt

became the govenor of New York, then shortly after his wife became very ill passing away because of kidney failure. He was greive stricken only to recieve a telegraph hours later saying his mother who ...

(1 pages) 361 0 0.0 Oct/2001

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

The hundred secret senses by a

ut Kwan her half-sister which her father left behind in China (Changmian) until her father died (of kidney failure even thought he had four of them ~ which (I know I shouldn't) find amusing) when she ...

(3 pages) 319 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors > Shakespeare

Kidney Tranplant

ctors? aid in order to live healthy or better whether it be chemotherapy, dialysis, or in this case kidney transplant.Many kidney patients tend to believe that a kidney transplant serves as a cure. Th ... y patients tend to believe that a kidney transplant serves as a cure. The truth of the matter is, a kidney transplant is not a cure, but considered a treatment for patients with a specific kidney dise ...

(2 pages) 8 0 5.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology > Human Biology

Discovery of Insulin by Banting and Best - Presentation (script and ppt. uploaded)

ored through frequent blood glucose testing.Complications: Early heart disease, amputation, stroke, kidney failure, nerve damage, blindness.Slide 5: Type Two Diabetes, explain diagramType 2 Diabetes i ... els.Complications: High blood glucose levels over a long period can cause blindness, heart disease, kidney problems, amputations, nerve damage and erectile dysfunction.Slide 6: Common SymptomsThe most ...

(6 pages) 16 0 3.0 Jul/2008

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology > Human Biology

Organ donation and presumed consent

put in effect as soon as possible. After being on a donor list for several months, her aunt died of kidney failure because nothing was available.I also feel that the extra feedback helped me more clea ...

(3 pages) 31 0 5.0 Oct/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues

Project on Juvenile Diabetes Strategies to help a child with juvenile diabetes

w that insulin is not a cure but with the use of it, we can prevent the devastating effects such as kidney failure, blindness, nerve damage, amputations, heart attack or stroke. With the knowledge tha ...

(3 pages) 23 0 5.0 Nov/2008

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology