Essays Tagged: "Tremor"

Expository Essay

ar). Acouple of the songs that Pearl Jam does are Jeremy, Daughter, Smile, Spinthe Black Circle and Tremor Christ. Pearl Jam has a knack for writingcatchy lyrics that become very popular.Everclear is ...

(2 pages) 82 1 4.0 Mar/1996

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies


ple with spinal cord injuryDisorders of Movement1. Parkinsonís diseaseSymptomsRigidityMuscle tremorsSlow movementsDifficulty initiating physical and mental activityDepression and cognitive defi ... oduces neurotrophins2. Huntingtonís disease (Huntingtonís chorea)SymptomsTwitches and tremorsWrithing movementsImpaired ability to learn new movementsExtensive brain damage, especially i ...

(3 pages) 69 0 3.0 Mar/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology > Human Biology

"Convict Lake" A true story about an adventurous day-hike in the Mammoth Lakes area.

be an extremely active volcanic crater. The area is still active, but you only feel the occasional tremor. There are many hot springs in the local creeks and rivers, many of which contain arsenic. In ...

(6 pages) 154 1 4.3 Oct/2003

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays > Travel Descriptions

Parkinson's Disease

eurotransmitter that carries movement orders to various parts of the body. Some of the symptoms are tremor or trembling in hands, arms, legs, jaw, face and postural instability or impaired balance and ... also causes your movement to slow down and stiffens in limbs and trunks. The 4 major symptoms are "Tremor" which is the rhythmic back and forth motion of the hands and fingers, "Rigidity" or a resist ...

(2 pages) 117 1 4.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology

Awakenings (How does the movie Awakenings make you realize how much you take for granted?)

associated with the destruction of brain cells that produce dopamine and characterized by muscular tremor, slowing of movement, partial facial paralysis, peculiarity of gait and posture, and weakness ...

(2 pages) 32 0 4.3 Jan/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

1976 Tangshan Earthquake

s southeast of Beijing; the hypocenter was directly under the city at a depth of 11 km. The initial tremor was a magnitude 8.2 followed by an aftershock of a magnitude 7.8. Although the 1964 Alaska ea ... s can affect the final outcome of a disaster. The problem with Tangshan was not the strength of its tremors, but the weaknesses of its men.Works CitedAbbot, Patrick L. Natural Disasters. 4th ed. New Y ...

(17 pages) 45 0 4.3 Mar/2005

Subjects: Science Essays > Earth Sciences > Geography

Fetal Tissue Research

tients who got this disease are very noticeable; for examples, the patients have inability to move, tremor, weakness, poor balance, loss of dexterity, reduced sense of smell, depression, speechless, a ...

(3 pages) 25 0 5.0 Mar/2005

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology

Minamata Disease

ad difficulty with everyday movements, and also there occurred a lack or coordination weakness, and tremor, slowed and slurred speech, and altered hearing and vision. The symptoms worsened over time a ...

(2 pages) 1552 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Science Essays > Chemistry