Essays Tagged: "WebMD"

personal interest topic: hypertension

t is severely high. High blood pressure can damage your arteries, heart, eyesight, and kidneys ( have chosen hypertension as my personal interest topic because I was recently diagnosed ... pertension)-Overview, RetrievedDecember 14, 2002, from the World Wide Web: article/1817.51388?z=1817_0000What is blood pressure? Retrieved December ...

(1 pages) 108 3 3.8 Dec/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays

Living with Bipolar Disorder.

erized by episodes of mania (exaggerated euphoria) alternatingwith periods of depression.( inherited the condition from my father. I am told that at the ... he abnormality occurs in a gene known as humanserotonin (5-HT) transporter gene (hSERT).( )It is like being a diabetic.Diabetics need insulin. Without it ...

(7 pages) 84 0 1.0 Apr/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Diseases


f all fertilized eggs die and are miscarried, usually even before the woman knows she is pregnant" (WebMD, 2001, p. 1). In addition, many miscarriages go unreported when they happen at home, as the mo ... rmined, but there are several reasons that are normally considered when it does happen.According to WebMD (2001), "When pregnancy tissues from miscarriages are tested, results show that genetic abnorm ...

(8 pages) 55 2 5.0 Jun/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

Pharmecutical Companies: Are they overcharging?

e percent of profit the pharmaceutical companies are really not gaining that much profit ( the Pharmaceutical companies:The pharmaceutical ... dy and taken like it too. We need to stop and get healthy in a more natural way.ReferencesWebMDHealth, (n.d.). Industry profits: Are Pharmaceutical Companies' Profits Too High? The Facts Say ...

(2 pages) 81 2 4.0 Mar/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues

Managing in a Crisis Environment - Do You Have Your Fireman's Gear?

ny circles. Many are also afflicted with the "urgency addiction" and this is discussed in detail on (Bobinski, 2004). This paper will identify how urgency impacts the technical industry and ...

(8 pages) 106 0 5.0 Jul/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

A psychological experiential paper about child/adult ADHD.

he current theory holds that roughly 30%- 70% of children diagnosed retain the disorder as adults. (WebMD.Com) Even though the disorder may have not been diagnosed in a person during their childhood, ...

(6 pages) 111 0 3.7 Nov/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology > Common Disorders

Trends in Consumption Patterns

AbstractThis paper will discuss America's Food Trends, an article written for WebMD about the home and the changing tastes of America. The tastes and food trends in America have ... ng with what they eat.America's Food TrendsIn am article titled "America's Food trends" written for WebMD in 2003 it was shown that American's are eating out less and eating at home more. "For the fir ... renceDavis, J. L. (2003, August 26). America's Food Trends. Retrieved July 22, 2006, from

(3 pages) 350 0 3.5 Nov/2006

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics

Manic Depresion

Mood changes can be dramatic and rapid buy are more often gradual. It is often a chronic condition (WebMd, 2001). symptoms of depression, and their severity, differ from person to person. Bipolar diso ...

(3 pages) 7 1 0.0 Nov/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

America's Food Consumption Trends

This paper will discuss America's Food Trends, an article written for WebMD about the home and the changing tastes of America. The tastes and food trends in America have ... will be discussed along with what they eat.In an article titled "America's Food Trends" written for WebMD by Jeanie Davis in 2003 it was shown that American's are eating out less and eating at home mo ... ferenceDavis, J. L. (2003, August 26). America's Food Trends. Retrieved May 3, 2007 from

(3 pages) 43 0 0.0 Jul/2007

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Health & Fitness


e on four new HIV infections occurs in people younger than 21. (New England Journal of Medicine) D. WebMD CNN.Com web article posted 2/23/00 reports that a female teen, with just one instance of vagin ...

(3 pages) 13 0 3.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sex & Sexuality

Omega-3 fatty acids improvements in emotional health.

stion, increased intelligence, and now according to new research from a study discussed in a recent WebMd article omega-3 fatty acids could also possibly lead to improvements in emotional health.The a ... ger scores were more likely to develop hypertension and coronary heart disease.The article found on WebMD, Chronic Anger May Be Tipping Point to Heart Disease in Some Men written by Miranda Hitti, att ...

(3 pages) 26 0 4.3 May/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Health & Fitness

Antibiotic Resistance

farm animals.To give some recommendations on how to prevent or reduce the problems are (provided by WebMD) washing your hands properly can reduce the chances of getting infected or spreading infection ... ria can transfer the genetic information in a horizontal fashion by plasmid“Antibiotic Resistance” Microsoft Online Encyclopedia

(2 pages) 15 0 0.0 May/2008

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology

Abnormal Psychology and Therapy

they can hyperfocus. But routine academic tasks are very difficult for them to stay focused with."(WebMD. Depression can also cause inattention and it has been proven that many people who are depress ... el (2004). Webster's New World College Dictionary (4th ed.). Cleveland,ohio: Wiley Publishing, IncA webMD chat with Dr. Velkoff MD. Retrieved on 8/15/08, from All ...

(5 pages) 121 0 1.7 Sep/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

Implications of e-Health and e-Health Program Evaluation

ise about the health of yourself or others, the expertise of a doctor or nurse was generally needed.WebMDThe WebMD health website is a website that has been designed to answer the questions about anyt ... escriptions online has proved to be a huge advantage. In the next few paragraphs, the advantages of WebMD services and its impact on the health care industry will be discussed.Researching Medications ...

(8 pages) 80 0 5.0 Oct/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing

Alzheimers, and Neuroimaging

se would be appropriate for the diagnosis of Alzheimer's disease? Why or why not? Explain.First off WebMD (2008) suggest by starting off with a chest x-ray. This is used to rule out other disorders th ... at a CT scan could show any changes that are unique to Alzheimer's, especially in the later stages. WebMD (2008) In addition, an MRI would be useful for ruling out other diseases, such as a tumor or s ...

(2 pages) 24 1 4.3 Nov/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Diseases

Bipolar disorder

m of bipolar disorder.As the name bipolar disorder implies, it consists of two phases. According to WebMD, this duality describes the two phases or cycles of the disease the manic and depressive cycle ... t driving, hallucinations and or delusions (in cases of bipolar disorder with psychotic features)" (WebMD, 2002). During this phase, a person will commonly start many projects that never will be compl ...

(7 pages) 59 0 4.0 Dec/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology > Common Disorders

Disciplining the Disciplinarian

ehavior is acceptable with the goal in mind of having the child follow the rules on his or her own (WebMD, 2012). Determining what type of discipline should be implemented lies mainly in understanding ... nts and Young Toddlers. Pediatrics, 113, 1321-1330. Retrieved from Academic Search Premier Database.WebMD. (2012). Parents, Kids, and Discipline. Retrieved from website: ...

(13 pages) 3 0 0.0 Oct/2014

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community > Children and Youngsters > Child Abuse