October 5, 2011
Unit 4 Assignment
The major causes of obesity are genetics as well as lifestyle. Kids who inherit an
estimated 250 genes are more susceptible to become obese. It was also said that
environment (watching TV more often and ava
November 30, 2011
Unit 8 Assignment
1. What is AD? Is there more than one variety of this disease?
2. What are the major symptoms of AD?
3. How is AD usually diagnosed?
4. What causes AD? What areas of the brain are affected by AD?
November 17, 2011
Unit 7 Portfolio
I grew up in the South Pacific area and encountered people of different cultures. Even
though I was surrounded by culture, one thing that I always had little knowledge on was the
November 6, 2011
Unit 6 Assignment
Purpose: A number of studies have shown that males and females are usually portrayed
differently by the media, leading to the perpetuation of physical and sexist stereotypes. As
indicated in the text, such
October 25, 2011
Unit 5 Portfolio
Suicide Ideation in Adolescence
Suicide is the action of intentionally killing oneself while suicide ideation is a medical
term for thoughts about suicide (such as forming a plan) without the executing the
September 6, 2011
Unit 1 Portfolio - Addiction
Addiction can have many different effects on all walks of life; from health problems to
financial difficulty to even relationship issues. Addiction is defined as the fact or condition of