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Air pollution1
Air pollution1
Air pollution1 Is the air that we are breathing killing us? In this speech you will learn all that you need to know about air pollution. First I will give you the causes of air pollution, then I will list the effects of it, and finally I will tell you how we can prevent air pollution. The average person takes about twenty thousand breaths a day, obviously air is essential to life. Well imagine that the air that you are breathing may be killing you, many diseases are aggravated by air pollution.
AL Gore
AL Gore
AL Gore Today Al Gore unveiled his new health care vision for the 21st century to expand health care coverage for those who do not have it and improve it for those who do. He focused on his new plan to expand access to affordable health insurance for every child by 2005 and make health coverage more affordable for millions of adults. As detailed this plan, he outlined five bold steps to improve every aspect of the health care system. They are: (1) assuring rights for patients by passing legislat
AL Gore the best plan for the us
AL Gore the best plan for the us
AL Gore the best plan for the us Al Gores plan for the future of the United States makes him our countries best choice for president. I will clearly show this by talking about the issues that face the nation in the year 2000 and his stances on them. While most Americans know Al Gore for his leadership in Congress and as Vice President, it is the families and values of Tennessee that have most shaped his life and career. It was on his parents\' family farm in Carthage that he first learned the im
AL Gore1
AL Gore1
AL Gore1 Today Al Gore unveiled his new health care vision for the 21st century to expand health care coverage for those who do not have it and improve it for those who do. He focused on his new plan to expand access to affordable health insurance for every child by 2005 and make health coverage more affordable for millions of adults. As detailed this plan, he outlined five bold steps to improve every aspect of the health care system. They are: (1) assuring rights for patients by passing legisla
Alcohol 1
Alcohol 1
alcohol 1 Alcohol is the most used and abused drug in the world, for this reason there is no wonder why we have alcohol problems. The most common problem is alcoholism. Alcoholism is a chronic usually progressive disease that includes both a psychological and a physical addiction to alcohol. Alcoholics know what will happen to them when they drink but they are so addicted they can’t stop drinking. Alcohol becomes the most important part of the person’s life. It totally consumes them, all their t
Alcohol and Stress
Alcohol and Stress
Alcohol and Stress Living with a non-recovering alcoholic in the family can contribute to stress for all members of the family. Each member may be affected differently and react to this stress in the same or different way. The level of dysfunction or resiliency of the non-alcoholic spouse is usually a key factor in the effects of problems and levels of stress impacting the children. Children raised in alcoholic families have different life experiences than children raised in non-alcoholic famili
Alcoholism2
Alcoholism2
Alcoholism2 Alcoholism By Andrew Dana Allen What is alcoholism? Alcoholism itself is a chronic illness that is characterized by the habitual consumption of alcohol to a degree that interferes with physical, mental and social health. Alcohol is a depressant that will release feelings of guilt, anxiety and remorse if taken in heavy quantities. It will impair your motor skills slowing both your alertness and awareness that can lead to many accidents. What are the facts about alcoholism? Recent
Alcoholism5
Alcoholism5
Alcoholism5 Alcoholism is a deadly disease in which an individual is addicted to alcohol and its relaxing effects. There is a theory that holds that “addiction fits many criteria used to define other diseases and should therefore be treated as a disease. The individual depends on alcohol to get through the day or night, “solve” their problems, ease their depression, or no reason at all. According to the Encyclopedia of Health-Substance Abuse, an addiction is an uncontrollable compulsion to use a
Alternative medicine
Alternative medicine
alternative medicine Alternative medicine, also known as alternative therapies, lie outside the realm of conventional medicine. An alternative therapy is any intervention that: is not reimbursable by most health insurance providers in the United States, is not well supported by scientific tests establishing safety and effectiveness, and is not taught by most medical schools in the United States. They are also called adjunctive, unconventional, or unorthodox therapies. There are many general area
Alternative work schedules
Alternative work schedules
alternative work schedules Alternative Work Schedules Alternative Schedules offer both the employer and employee a versatile and innovative work scheduling program in the work place. In recent years, the importance of flexible and compressed work schedules have been enhanced by the emergence of work and family issues. As the workforce ages, becomes more culturally diverse, and women make up a greater percentage of the work force, management officials are grappling with ways to resolve conflicts
Alzheimers Disease1
Alzheimers Disease1
Alzheimers Disease1 ALZHEIMER’S DISEASE Alois Alzheimer was the first man to discover Alzheimer’s disease. Before this discovery, the illness was classified as insanity. There is now a more sensitive understanding of this disease. Alzheimer’s is a disease that slowly, but surely, causes one to lose his memory. Symptoms are simple like one not being able to remember where he placed his keys. Slowly he begins to forget names and telephone numbers until eventually most of his memory is gone. Forsyt
American and Americans Paradox Essay
American and Americans Paradox Essay
American and Americans Paradox Essay Author John Steinbeck writes “In no country are more seeds and plants and equipment purchased and less vegetables and flowers raised.” This quote stood out to me. I see many instances in which our neighbors or friends return from a store with ideas and garden tools. They retrieve their spades, hoes, and other gardening tools, and set out to create a masterpiece, bringing color and life into their yards. But over the weeks the lack of effort and hard work need
American Dreams
American Dreams
American Dreams The American Dream is different for everyone, though it is most commonly associated with success, freedom, and happiness. The concept of the American Dream seems to have dwindled from where it was in the past few generations. It has gone from success, freedom, and happiness to having lots of money and the nicest possessions. It has been said that Americans are no longer trying to keep up with the Joneses, and instead looking at celebrities and the characters they portray in films
Animal testing1
Animal testing1
animal testing1 Animals Every year, millions of animals suffer and die in painful tests to determine the safety of cosmetics. Substances such as eye shadow and soap are tested on rabbits, rats, guinea pigs, dogs, and other animals, despite the fact that the test results don’t help prevent or treat human illness or injury. Cosmetics are not required to be tested on animals and since non-animal alternatives exist, it’s hard to understand why some companies still continue to conduct these tests. Co
Animal testing1
Animal testing1
animal testing1 Animals Every year, millions of animals suffer and die in painful tests to determine the safety of cosmetics. Substances such as eye shadow and soap are tested on rabbits, rats, guinea pigs, dogs, and other animals, despite the fact that the test results don’t help prevent or treat human illness or injury. Cosmetics are not required to be tested on animals and since non-animal alternatives exist, it’s hard to understand why some companies still continue to conduct these tests. Co
Animals are vital
Animals are vital
Animals are vital cures await discovery. Although the list is pretty much endless, here are some examples, by decade, including the main species used that were crucial to the discovery: Pre-1900: Treatment for rabies (dogs, rabbits), smallpox (cows), anthrax (sheep). 1900s: Cardiac catheterization techniques (dogs, rabbits), treatment for rickets (dogs). 1920s: Discovery of insulin (dogs). 1930s: Development of modern anesthesia (dogs), prevention of tetanus (horses), development of anticoagulan
Animals are vital
Animals are vital
Animals are vital cures await discovery. Although the list is pretty much endless, here are some examples, by decade, including the main species used that were crucial to the discovery: Pre-1900: Treatment for rabies (dogs, rabbits), smallpox (cows), anthrax (sheep). 1900s: Cardiac catheterization techniques (dogs, rabbits), treatment for rickets (dogs). 1920s: Discovery of insulin (dogs). 1930s: Development of modern anesthesia (dogs), prevention of tetanus (horses), development of anticoagulan
AntiChoice RTLProchoice
AntiChoice RTLProchoice
AntiChoice RTLProchoice Human life begins at conception. Therefore, abortion is murder of a person. Personhood at conception is a religious belief, not a provable biological fact. Mormon and some Fundamentalist churches believe in personhood at conception; Judaism holds that it begins at birth and abortion is not murder; ensoulment theories vary widely within Protestantism. The religious community will never reach consensus on the definition of a person or when abortion is morally justified. U
Antisocial behavior
Antisocial behavior
antisocial behavior Anti-Social BehaviorA Discussion and Analysis of Group Conflicts For purposes of this research paper, it is the intent of this author to present and assess the relationship of deciding not to work within a group format, group conflicts with membership and anti-social behavior. To this extent, this author should like to address a greater understanding of anti-social behavior, group conflicts, and the pros and cons of same. It is the belief of this author that there exists an i
Anything
Anything
anything Who do you want to become president of the United States of America? In this Report I am going to tell you who I want to become president and why. I will cover the beliefs of my candidate and myself. I will cover all of the issues in the presidential race. Lastly I will cover where my candidate stands in the race according to the states preliminaries. I will use different types of resources so that my candidate’s beliefs are correct. The issues in the presidential race are the concerns
Apartheid
Apartheid
apartheid About 400,000 Americans die every year because of health problems due to smoking. 1.5 million people quit smoking a year, but 50 million keep on going. Those 50 million people are addicted to nicotine. Nicotine addiction is when a person psychologically, physically, and socially has a compulsive need for nicotine. There is a persistent craving for the nicotine product. Out of all the people who smoke, 80% started before the age of 21. This means that you are more likely to start smokin
Apec and globalization
Apec and globalization
Apec and globalization The question is Can the Canadian government maintain its commitment to globalization without compromising its stand on human rights and why or why not? The answer is no. Canada\'s commitment to globalization compromises it\'s stands on human rights for different reasons. The main reason being APEC. The following paper will ague just that and how APEC is causing many problems in societies all over the world. APEC is a group of 18 economies, these economies have a goal a
Are we paying attention
Are we paying attention
Are we paying attention Tarpley 1 Are We Paying Attention or is Ritalin Mother’s Little Helper Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) and Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD) are increasingly being discussed interchangeably. It has captured the attention of researchers everywhere. With this disorder there exist prevailing evaluations, and positive reinforcements, behavior modifications which impact children with special needs. Often times, behavior is associated with learning, for example,
Are you a web junkie
Are you a web junkie
are you a web junkie ? Net addiction is no joke, say mental health professionals. by Tom Spring, PC World January 14, 1999, 3:00 p.m. PT BELMONT, Mass. -- It started when he broke the bank while bidding at online auctions. Then it escalated as the hypnotic black hole of cyberspace sucked him in deeper. Online games, cybersex, and suicidal thoughts haunted him. Eventually he became so obsessed with the Internet that life had little meaning beyond it. Despite therapy and warnings, this anonymous I
Argument against the legalization of marijuna
Argument against the legalization of marijuna
Argument against the legalization of marijuna Argument against the legalization of marijuna The legalization of marijuana is one of the most highly debated about subjects facing Canadians and Americans today. Advocates of legalization use two major arguments in their effort to have marijuana legalized. First, which is by far the biggest argument is that marijuana has a significant medical use. The second argument is that marijuana does not cause harm to those that smoke it. Both of these argumen
Asbestos
Asbestos
Asbestos ASBESTOS Angela Paul Asbestos is a mineral fiber that has many uses. It can still be found in many types of building materials and insulation products, as well as in chemical filters and brake linings. The actual fiber is so small that it can only be positively identified with a special type of microscope. Unfortunately, it has been determined that breathing high levels of asbestos can lead to lung cancer, a chronic lung inflammation called asbestosis, or a cancer of the chest lining ca
Asbestos1
Asbestos1
Asbestos1 ASBESTOS IN THE HOME INTRODUCTION The aim of this paper is to respond to some frequently asked questions about asbestos and to provide information to help people make informed decisions about its care and maintenance. Asbestos is the name for a group of naturally occurring minerals that separate into strong, very fine fibers. The fibers are heat-resistant and extremely durable, and, because of these qualities, asbestos has become very useful in construction and industry. In the home it
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Assisted Reproductive Techniques
Assisted Reproductive Techniques
Assisted Reproductive Techniques In-Vitro Fertilization or IVF IVF is the name for in-vitro fertilization, a procedure that involves retrieving eggs and sperm from the bodies of the male and female partners and placing them together in a laboratory dish for fertilization. The fertilized eggs are then transferred two to six days later into the female partner\'s uterus. After the fertilized eggs are set into the uterus embryo development will hopefully occur as in a normal pregnancy. IVF is actual
Astroturf
Astroturf
astroturf Astroturf in Sports As salaries in sport continue to rise to unimaginable levels, athletes may no longer be seen as just people, but more as expensive liabilities. The health of these athletes become more and more important as it is not only their health which is on the line, but also millions of dollars. Injuries do occur in sports, especially contact sports, but astroturf increases these odds of injury. It will be shown that astroturf causes increased wear on the body and an increase
Athletes with Aids
Athletes with Aids
Athletes with Aids ÿAthletes with HIV Recently there have been more and more cases of professional athletes coming forward to the public announcing their infection with human immunodeficiency disease (HIV) (Cooper et al. 1). When the first few cases were brought to the public’s attention, some athletes were not very willing to play on the same court or field, though; as new information became available about HIV their opinions began to change. For example, when Earvin “Magic” Johnson informed th
Athletic training
Athletic training
athletic training Athletic Training Definition of an Athletic Trainer An Athletic trainer can work for high schools, colleges, universities, and also for professional sports teams. Athletic Trainers prevent, examine, and treat injuries of athletes. Before and after games and practices they also treat minor injuries such as wrapping bandages around sprang ankles or wrists or spray an antiseptic on an knee that has an abrasion. Trainers do not work alone, they work with the team coaches, physician
Atomicb
Atomicb
atomicb The way the world thinks of war changed forever in 1945. On July 16 in Alamogordo, New Mexico, America exploded the world\'s first atomic bomb, sending a huge mushroom-shaped cloud high into the sky. The Manhattan Project, which was used to end World War II, was mostly led by German and German-Jewish scientists, who had escaped from Hitler\'s Germany. In 1939, an American university professor named Albert Einstein wrote a letter to President Franklin D. Roosevelt, in which he outlined th
Attention Deficit Disorder2
Attention Deficit Disorder2
Attention Deficit Disorder2 Attention Deficit Disorder otherwise known as ADD is a condition that refers to an individual’s inability to control their own behavior or impulse(McEwan 70). This can begin in early childhood and interfere with children’s ability to do well in school and social situations. These patients also have troubles blocking out noise or other stimuli in order to focus on a task or what is being said. ADD is a chronic problem that can be seen as early as infancy and can extend
Attention Deficit Disorder3
Attention Deficit Disorder3
Attention Deficit Disorder3 Attention Deficit Disorder Attention Deficit Disorder is the most common psychiatric disorder among children. This disorder affects three to five percent of all school age children, mostly boys (Dreher). Diagnosis of this disorder is not an easy task, but it has been made easier due to symptoms specific to this disorder. Once diagnosed properly, attention deficit disorder can be treated with medications and behavioral therapy. The causes of attention deficit disorder
Australian Information Mangement Ethics and Law
Australian Information Mangement Ethics and Law
Australian Information Mangement Ethics and Law In the new electronic age, we are relying more and more on information technology to streamline government, educate our children, make health care more accessible and affordable, and make our businesses more productive and competitive. This rush to embrace a new age of technology must not, however, obscure the ongoing responsibility to protect important information and maintain the personal privacy of citizens. There is increasing awareness, both i
Australian shepherds
Australian shepherds
Australian shepherds http://www.k9web.com/dog-faqs/breeds/austshepherds.html#L4 10/05/2000 Author Copyright 1997 by Randy \'n Monica Barger, [email protected] Roanoak Australian Shepherds Last updated January 30, 1997 Table of Contents · Why an Aussie? · What is an Aussie? · Origin · Personality and Character · ASCA Breed Standard · AKC Breed Standard · What is Aussie Rescue? · How can I find a responsible breeder? · What should I ask the breeder? · What about papers? · How do I choose my Aus
Baby m
Baby m
baby m Jerry Springer: Baby M and the Trobrianders The following is a recording of Jerry Springer’s talk show on his visit to the Trobrianders of Papua New Guinea. His show is known for its appearance of scandals and Jerry finds it most fitting to bring the Baby M Case to Trobrianders for comments and inputs. Jerry: Good evening, everyone and welcome to our show. Tonight we bring to you our special guests, one of whom is Mrs. Whitehead who is the paid surrogate mother to the Sterns’ Baby M. She
Banning non Smokers
Banning non Smokers
Banning non Smokers November 15, 2000 Protecting Non-Smokers on Campus People have many different views about smoking in public places. Smokers feel it is their right to smoke where and when they want. But non-smokers like me, feel that people who smoke are actually endangering my life and the lives of non-smokers. Smoking causes heart disease, lung cancer and other respiratory diseases. Smoking is attributed as the number one cause of lung cancer. The majority of non-smokers who have lung cance
Basic Psycology
Basic Psycology
basic Psycology Bibliography & Reading List Alajouanine, T. :* Aphasia and artistic realization. Brain. 1948 71:229-241. Alvin, J. :* Music Therapy. London: John Baker 1966 Amato, I. : Muscle melodies and brain refrains: Turning bioelectric signals into music. Sciences News. April 1989 135:202-203. Arnheim, R. :* New essays on the psychology of art. Berkeley and Los Angeles: University of California Press. 1986 Baer, T., Gore, J. C., Gracco, L.C., & Nye, P. W. (1991). Analysis of vocal tract sha
Battered Women in Society
Battered Women in Society
Battered Women in Society In 1991, Governor William Weld modified parole regulations and permitted women to seek commutation if they could present evidence indicating they suffered from battered women\'s syndrome. A short while later, the Governor, citing spousal abuse as his impetus, released seven women convicted of killing their husbands, and the Great and General Court of Massachusetts enacted Mass. Gen. L. ch. 233 § 23E (1993), which permits the introduction of evidence of abuse in criminal
Behavior of a growing adult
Behavior of a growing adult
Behavior of a growing adult Sassy has been my friend for the past eight years. We met in middle school when she moved to my town. We grew up together and there are a lot of similarities in our lives. Sassy is now a homemaker who lives in New Jersey. Last year she changed roles from being a second grade teacher and wife to become a new mother. Ten years from now she said, I see myself working in a classroom again. I would love to go back to teaching. I miss teaching so much. I want to have more
Belize
Belize
Belize Geography The Country of Belize is located in Central America along the Eastern or Caribbean coast. The Country shares the northern and western border with Mexico and southern border with Guatemala. The Inner coastal waters are shallow and sheltered by a line of coral reefs, (at 180 miles the 2nd largest in the world), the country has over 200 islands, atolls, and islets called “Cayes”. Belize covers 8,866 miles of territory. The mainland is approximately 180 miles long and 68 miles wide.
Bell1
Bell1
bell1 Alexander Bell Alexander Graham bell was a very important man, not only to Canada but to the whole world as well, and it was not an easy road to success. His contributions to the world of communication were unmatched by any one. This essay will be arguing the facts about Bell that have been stated through 3 main topics, which are, Bell’s contribution to deaf people. Graham Bell made a contribution to the communication world. Finally he ran into many problems while in innovations were occur
Bell2
Bell2
bell2 Alexander Bell Alexander Graham bell was a very important man, not only to Canada but to the whole world as well, and it was not an easy road to success. His contributions to the world of communication were unmatched by any one. This essay will be arguing the facts about Bell that have been stated through 3 main topics, which are, Bell’s contribution to deaf people. Graham Bell made a contribution to the communication world. Finally he ran into many problems while in innovations were occur
Belll
Belll
belll Alexander Bell Alexander Graham bell was a very important man, not only to Canada but to the whole world as well, and it was not an easy road to success. His contributions to the world of communication were unmatched by any one. This essay will be arguing the facts about Bell that have been stated through 3 main topics, which are, Bell’s contribution to deaf people. Graham Bell made a contribution to the communication world. Finally he ran into many problems while in innovations were occur
Ben jerrys
Ben jerrys
ben jerrys Issues · Who will take over when Ben and Jerry die · How can Ben and Jerry’s compete with low fat ice cream · How can Ben and Jerry’s compete with retail stores (Carvel, Baskin Robins) · How can Ben and Jerry’s grow to increase capital · Should Ben and Jerry’s be concerned with health conscious consumers · How important is the society to Ben and Jerry’s success as far as the company’s profit History Ben Cohen and Jerry Greenfield found Ben and Jerry’s in December 1977. They began sell
Benefits of Supplemental Insurance
Benefits of Supplemental Insurance
Benefits of Supplemental Insurance Benefits of Supplemental Insurance What is supplemental insurance? Is supplemental insurance really necessary? Are there different types of supplemental insurance? Is it very expensive? Can you purchase it through payroll deduction at work? These are the typical questions people ask when talking about supplemental insurance. Throughout my paper, I am going to answer each of these questions and give you a better understanding of the benefits of supplemental insu
Benefits of Supplemental Insurance1
Benefits of Supplemental Insurance1
Benefits of Supplemental Insurance1 Benefits of Supplemental Insurance What is supplemental insurance? Is supplemental insurance really necessary? Are there different types of supplemental insurance? Is it very expensive? Can you purchase it through payroll deduction at work? These are the typical questions people ask when talking about supplemental insurance. Throughout my paper, I am going to answer each of these questions and give you a better understanding of the benefits of supplemental ins
Benfranklin
Benfranklin
benfranklin As Americans approach the era of a new millennium, they must realize the ever-changing progress of technology in our world. Developments come as fast as time passes, and with each new one, the old one becomes obsolete. Scientists and engineers have made a worldwide impact on how civilization lives, works and plays, and the technology continues to grow through continual research and experimentation. This trend is destined to continue...as time has yet to stop. “Well done is better tha