Crohns Disease Notes
The exact cause of Crohns disease is unknown although several theories exist.
Genes and family history are believed to play a big part. People with an affected relative have a 10 fold
greater risk of getting the dis
Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma Research Paper
What is non-Hodgkin lymphoma?
Non-Hodgkin lymphoma is a name that applies to multiple types of lymphomas.
Lymphomas are cancers of the lymphatic system. These types of lymphomas are based on the
cell that is involved an
By: Hanna Abel
Signs & Symptoms
Painless swelling of any lymph node-bearing region of the body
Unexplained weight loss
Chest pains o
Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma Impacted My Family
My step grandfather's name is Tom Wos. He married my dads mom, Bonnie Abel (my
grandma), in 1983. He was diagnosed with cancer in 1993 and died in 2002. I chose to research
this family matter because at the time I w
Lymphoma - Non-Hodgkin. Cancer.net. American Society of Clinical Oncology, 2016. Web. 26
"Cancer Decisions for You and Your Family." Teen Health and Wellness. Rosen Publishing
Group, Inc., 2016. Web. 7 Jan. 2016.
About 85 percent of strokes are ischemic strokes. lschemic strokes occur when the
arteries to your brain become narrowed or blocked, causing severely reduced blood ow
(ischemia). The most common ischemic strokes include:
o Thrombotic st
What is a stroke?
A stroke can be thought of as a brain attack in which there is sudden interruption in the
blood supply of the brain. The two main types of stroke, hemorrhagic and ischemic, differ
remarkably in their nature. Hemorrhagic stroke occurs whe
My Research Notes About:
What are the
What can you
do to prevent
How is a
Media Influences on Stroke
Media increases stroke awareness through a variety of ways. Stroke brochures are
available in local hospitals for the public to conveniently find and use. Magazines like
StrokeSmart are issued every month through National Stroke
How did Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma impact Tom and others around him?
Well it was a shocker first of all when you have any kind of cancer. We were at Todd
and Marisas wedding in Arizona. Tom had a huge bruise on his side; all the way from his