In a world full of varying opinions and statistics, it becomes challenging to sift through
information and develop personal beliefs. In regards to the recent legalization of marijuana in
certain states, attitudes towards the once-illegal
Many health problems originate from the social and cultural environments in which
people have been raised and live, and the culture and social norms (McKenzie 152-152; 1999).
Upon stumbling across this statement, my mind instantly attached the c
FOX News Health: EBOLA News Forum
A second healthcare worker tests positive for Ebola in Dallas. Discuss reaction.
A female nurse who treated Thomas Duncan at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital
has become the second Ebola case confirmed. This story is ala
Find 3 articles that appeared in a newspaper (print or online source)
during this semester that deal with drugs (articles may be about legal or
Summarize each and present your reaction to these articles
1) Complete 2 double spaced pages of
Discussion #10: Do you think that use of cell phones should be illegal while
I do believe that the use of cell phones while driving should be illegal, even though
law enforcement would be challenging. Even the most seasoned drivers w
Visit the crime statistics Website at:
Search for the data for Guilford Tech to learn more about the crime rate on campus.
Then, repeat your investigation for another local campus. Summarize your findings
Discussion Topic #8
Will global warming negatively impact human health? Explain and support.
Weather impacts all aspects of our lives, ranging from insignificant happenings
such as what articles of clothing to wear, or whether or not to roll
The media portrayal of mental health problems and their treatment tends to be
inaccurate at best and sometimes highly negative. How well can you interpret these
messages? Select a book you've recently read, a film you've seen that deals with
I approached this assignment very open-minded. With that being said, I visited each
website but am choosing to discuss one in particular: http:/www.shareyourlife.org/.
This specific webpage offered a lot of information, insight and resources
(Initial) Discussion Post #2
When considering the term epidemic, my mind immediately draws connections
between negativity and situations happening on an overwhelmingly large scale.
While individuals tend to use epic as a term of endearment, or as a braggi
Should race play a role in the treatment and study of disease? Explain.
In my opinion, I do believe that race should play a role in the treatment and study of
a disease. When dealing with matters of health, especially concernin
(Initial) Discussion Post #3
In my opinion, it is absolutely necessary for pregnant women to completely
abstain from all alcoholic beverages. While there is constant chatter about whether
or not small amounts of alcohol will have detrimental effects on th
Physician-assisted suicide is an ethically challenging topic to discuss, and I respect
both sides of the debate, but I am choosing to focus on the acceptance of this
practice. In general, there seems to be a misunderstanding as to what physi
Initial post (Discussion 1)
1. The US health care system is in place to help maintain, improve, and/or extend
the quality of life within our nation. More specifically, our plan is intended to include
accessible, patient-centered care. Providing ef