Essays Tagged: "warning signs"

Lance Armstrong: The long road back, is an essay about role models among athletes todday.

f detected early, its cure rate is a promising 90%. Like most young, healthy men, Lance ignored the warning signs, and never imagined the seriousness of his condition.Going untreated, the cancer had s ...

(2 pages) 54 0 3.0 Dec/2002

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sports

What is Glaucoma?

d the world that is preventable. This disease takes away the sense of sight slowly and there are no warning signs most of the time. The damage caused is permanent and cannot be reversed. With the corr ...

(5 pages) 34 0 3.4 Feb/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Diseases

This essay was a short paper written about migraines for my biology class.

t studies have shown that they are caused by the narrowing of blood vessels themselves, causing the warning signs, and then eventually widening to cause the severe headache. Several causes of the diso ... ple headache. There are seven main types of migraines, with the two main ones being a migraine with warning signs and a migraine without warning signs. A migraine without warning signs, recently calle ...

(3 pages) 110 2 3.8 Feb/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology > Human Biology

"The Final Straw - The Day Michael McDermott Had Enough!" A short essay about Michael McDermott and the New England shooting rampage of December 26, 2000.

ter, Michael McDermott is a perfect example of what happens when an employer does not adhere to the warning signs of textbook homicidal danger. This is a brief synopsis of the rampage that took place ... icidal danger. This is a brief synopsis of the rampage that took place on December 26, 2000 and the warning signs that his employer should have taken to heart.December 26, 2000 started out as a normal ...

(3 pages) 53 0 4.0 Apr/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

How Michael Carneal's peers influenced him in a murderous rampage

ous, when they had planned to take over Heath High School and "run amok." (2) There were many early warning signs from Michael Carneal however, no one really paid attention to it. Can you really blame ... r's .38 caliber pistol to school and showed it to some of his friends. This should have sent a huge warning sign that showed Michael Carneal might have the potential to go on a rampage if he was not i ...

(4 pages) 29 0 4.0 Dec/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

School Violence

afe . . . an outbreak of school violence can happen anywhere.Were any of these children showing any warning signs? Are there any factors that parents and teachers could consider when dealing with a "p ... behaviors are detected and treated; the easier it will be to rehabilitate the child. Although these warning signs are very important, there are many reasons why school violence occurs. The Internet, m ...

(11 pages) 273 0 4.1 Dec/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Sociology

Sports & Eating Disorders

sports might put teenage girls at risk for eating disorders. But new research shows there are some warning signs that parents and coaches can look out for.An estimated 1,000,000 teenagers are affecte ...

(3 pages) 69 0 3.5 Feb/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sports


n be suicidal not just depressed people with social issues.Even though eight out of ten people give warning signs of their suicidal intentions. Sadly suicide in Australia is steadily on the rise.So wh ...

(3 pages) 78 1 5.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays

Discuss the narrators responsibility for conflict in "Bartleby the Scrivener"

r feels that he will not be causing any problems. However, shortly after Bartleby starts displaying warning signs and actions that he has issues to deal with. The narrator nicely tries to deal with hi ...

(1 pages) 62 0 4.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

The Adventures of Nut Man, a spinoff of modern day superheros

n western albino peanuts a truck full of radioactive waste drove by, you know the ones with the big warning signs on them. This of course distracted the driver of a majestic dark blue Volvo 940 Turbo ...

(3 pages) 42 2 4.3 Apr/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Poems & Short Stories

A simple English essay about teen drug abuse and what parents can do.

oduced to substances.In order to address problems early parents should educate themselves about the warning signs of drug abuse. If a parent knows what to look for they will see changes in their child ... re showing the same symptoms (Foundation For Youth 10). A parent needs to be able to identify these warning signs and know what course of action to take if they suspect substance abuseWhen a teen is a ...

(4 pages) 138 2 3.2 May/2004

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

Skin Cancer

doors or who spend extensive leisure time in the sun are in particular jeopardy.There are five main warning signs of BCC. They are:q A persistent non-healing soreq A crusty red patch that may itch or ... has light skin. Anyone who works in a job that requires long hours in the sun is also at a risk.The warning signs of this cancer areq Solar keratosis, which are rough, scaly, slightly raised growthsq ...

(3 pages) 48 1 0.0 May/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology

"Secrets to Building a strong relationship" This is brilliant and deeply true.......hope it goes a long way.

lust,desperation, immaturity, ignorance, pressure from others or alow-self esteem make you blind to warning signs.Keep your eyes open, and don't fool yourself that you can changesomeone or that what y ...

(2 pages) 42 3 3.9 May/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Sociology

Paper on Suicide/Suicide Prevention

in the United States. It is my belief that if more and more people are educated about suicide, the warning signs, whose most at risk, and how to help prevent suicide; perhaps, the suicide mortality r ... r my home area in Brooklyn.One major component of suicide prevention is being able to recognize the warning signs. Most research suggests that the majorities of people who attempt suicide usually give ...

(5 pages) 114 4 4.6 Sep/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Sociology


unding was clear - the failure of the officer of the watch to take corrective action, despite these warning signs - but it is the root causes, and the human element connotations, that are of interest. ... oning' mode.For the next 34 hours no one detected the ship's errant navigation, despite a number of warning signs that the vessel was off course.The Navigation and Command System (NACOS) autopilot was ...

(2 pages) 17 0 4.3 Dec/2004

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

Baby Blues, Postpartum Depression and Postpartum Psychosis

ssion also known as PPD and postpartum Psychosis. I will discuss the differences between the three, warning signs and symptoms, ways of coping with the depression, treatment, and the long term affects ...

(3 pages) 87 1 3.7 Mar/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology > Depression, Stress & Suicide

Suicide: causes and effects.

wanted to find out. Why teenagers commit suicide and whether or not their peers could have detected warning signs. I want to know what they're thinking about when they just about to kill themselves, o ...

(1 pages) 24 0 5.0 Nov/2005

Subjects: Science Essays > Mental Health

Combating Detrimental Social Influences

that will create an atmosphere of failure within a company. Business leaders should be aware of the warning signs of groupthink so that change can be implemented before it is too late. Several warning ... eral warning signs to look for are: a false impression of imperviousness, group efforts to downsize warnings, unquestioned believe in group integrity, a shared fantasy of agreement and more. Leaders o ...

(6 pages) 129 1 5.0 May/2006

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Spousal Abuse

since then volunteered in many shelters educating myself as well as other women on the dangers and warning signs of spousal and partner abuse.The independent variable(s) for this study is the role of ...

(7 pages) 67 0 5.0 May/2007

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

Suicide - A Growing Epidemic

people in suicide prevention. Understanding attitudes, learning the facts, being able to recognize warning signs, and knowing what to do in crisis situations are all important to being able to possib ... Probably the most common of these myths is the belief that most suicides or attempts happen without warning. The crisis link website states that eight out of every ten people gave definite clues to th ...

(7 pages) 12 0 0.0 Apr/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers