Hashimoto's disease treatment
By: Nayab Sh
To treat a disease it is important to treat its cause. The basic cause behind Hashimoto's disease is faulty immune system which attacks the thyroid gland and causes its inflammation and under activity which is called hypothyroidism. Up until now there is no treatment...
Euthanasia a Moral Choice
By: Roy Blokker
There comes a point when a pet owner must make a terrible decision, whether or not to have his or her pet put to sleep. The pet is suffering - badly hurt, terminally ill, in the last vestiges of old age, incontinent, can't breathe...
The causes of bad breath
By: Shen-Li Lee
Halitosis is the term that dentists used to describe "bad breath". Bad breath may be acute (short-term) or chronic (long-term). Acute halitosis varies from day to day, depending on the types of food and drinks that you consume and how well you clean you mouth...
Cardiac catheterization: The dye test explained
By: Jennifer Kirkman
Cardiac Catheterization is the way that the dye test of coronary angiography is done. You need to be in the hospital while having this procedure done by your heart specialist. They will give you a sedative as you don't really need to be put out...
Facts about heart disease among the African-American population
By: Adai Goldberg
Heart disease is the leading cause of death in the western world, especially in the African-American community. Although many are baffled as to the reasons and point to the lack of adequate healthcare and inadequate research, the answers may lie in looking at modifiable risk...
Would willing Advantage Genetic Screeningengineering Overcome Sterility
By: Jeffrey Wright - 525271
For me this would have to be a no, I wouldn't take advantage of genetic engineering to overcome any problem. I think this is a dangerous idea, not only for parents, but also for the perspective child. There are a few reasons for this. Reason...
The cardiac cycle of the heart
By: Caroline Darragh
The cardiac cycle is the set of events that occur from the initiation of one heartbeat to the initiation of the next. Each cycle includes the electrical signal that initiates each contraction as well as the mechanical movement of the heart and the opening and...
By: Jennifer Kirkman
What is Hashimoto's Disease? When somebody is diagnosed with Hashimoto's Disease, it means they have a thyroid disorder. This disease is also called chronic lymphocytic thyroiditis, and is also an autoimmune disease type. What the problem is connected with overall, is the immune system going...
A look at hospital safety
By: Joyce Good Henderson
Just because a hospital room appears clean and well-run, doesn't mean it is. Any time you are hospitalized, you run the risk of developing complications not associated with the reason for being in the hospital. Hospital safety involves certain risks. Risk # 1: Medication error...
What's happens inside the surgical suite?
By: Tracy Blankenship
What happens when a patient is brought into the surgical suite? The patient becomes the center of focus for a team of professionals and paraprofessionals whose sole purpose is to do their best to ensure a good outcome for the patient. The team consists...

 

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