Research Papers on Public Health Issues

Click on any of the term papers to read a brief synopsis of the research paper. The essay synopsis includes the number of pages and sources cited in the paper.

  • Adverse Drug Reaction Among Elderly Patients: Impact Upon Costs And Length Of Hospital Stay

    3 pages in length. Drug companies are well aware of the issues surrounding why adverse drug interactions occur in the first place, so it stands to reason why they should be on the front lines with regard to quelling this reality. Adverse drug reactions happen for several reasons, not the least of which includes treatment of more than one doctor, unmonitored self-medicating and lack of education about the serious nature of drug interaction. No bibliography.

  • Nationwide Prescription Drug Plan Approaches

    In a paper consisting of nine pages a nationwide plan for prescription drugs is examined in terms of economic feasibility and the example of a brand name drug and manufacturer indicates price variations and the emphasis is that while drug companies are enjoying huge profits elderly cannot afford the prices of their prescriptions and often have to decide between eating and taking their medication. Ten sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • The Pharmaceutical Industry and Erectile Dysfunction

    This paper cautions against the use of drugs like Levitra and Viagra to treat this condition. The aggressive advertising campaign of the drug companies is criticized. There are five sources in this seven page paper.

  • Smoking Indoors and Why It Should be Considered Illegal

    In twelve pages this paper argues why indoor smoking should not only be regarded as unacceptable but also illegal. Twelve sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Educating the Elderly About Strokes

    In six pages this paper considers teaching elderly individuals over the age of fifty five about stroke identification or symptoms and prevention. There are sources in the bibliography and also included are 2 class handouts.

  • Compliance and Learning within the Supervision Functions

    The writer looks at the role of supervision in the context of the healthcare and social services to assess what it meant by supervision, what is expected and how it in the context of healthcare it has a greater role than simply ensuring compliance. Eleven sources are cited in the bibliography of this seven page paper.

  • Taking Care of the Sexual Body: Research Topic

    This 3 page paper gives an explanation of sexual health and problems such as female sexual dysfunctions. This paper includes how CBT can be used to treat this sexual issue. Bibliography lists 3 sources.

  • Politics Morals Religious and Sexually Transmitted Diseases

    This paper asks the question of whether the most vociferous members of society are now directing medicine in a way that diverts resources from more needed causes. There are four sources listed in this four page paper.

  • Preventing Sexually Transmitted Diseases Program

    In six pages this paper discusses an STD program in a Kansas City, Missouri group home that targets twenty five teens who are at risk. Ten sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Study of HIV AIDS in a Southern California Population

    In a paper of six pages, the author identifies the problem of HIV/AIDS as they impact the population of gay men in Los Angeles. The author relates the potential approaches to addressing change for populations hardest hit by HIV/AIDS which are to address the social stigmatization and create better methods of communication about the disease. This may include encouraging participation in educational programs that address knowledge about sexual stigmatization and the need for earnest communications about infection risk. All of these elements are valuable and are necessary steps to reduce the spread of HIV infection in gay and bisexual urban populations. There are six sourcse listed.

  • Treatment for Substance Abuse and HIV

    In five pages this quantitative research proposal regarding HIV and substance abuse treatment relies upon the statement variable 'Medication adherence of HIV(positive) and substance abuse clients in a residential drug treatment program' with supporting evidence taking the form of a literature review. Eight sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Report Proposing the Adoption of Electronic Health Records

    The writer presents a report supporting a proposal for a hospital to adopt the use of electronic health records, also known as electronic patient records. The report outlines the ways in which the proposal should be acceptable to different stakeholder groups, looks at the potential risks and how they may be mitigated or reduced, and undertake the financial analysis of the proposal, including budgets and financial projections. Seven sources are cited in the bibliography this seventeen page paper.

  • Universal Health Care

    A 3 page paper that begins with facts about the number of Americans with no health care insurance and the number who die unnecessarily because of it. The essay explains what universal health care means, the advantages of having such a system and the disadvantages. Bibliography lists 3 sources.

  • Health Care Insurance And The Unemployed

    A 9 page paper that is written as a proposal. The paper discusses the issue of continuing health care insurance after losing one's job. Statistical data are included regarding the unemployed and the uninsured. The writer points out the greater difficulties single individual unemployed persons have obtaining health care coverage. Annotated bibliography included in the page count. Bibliography lists 6 sources.

  • Discussion Questions for Health Care Economics

    In a paper of seventeen pages, the writer looks at health care economics issues. Factors associated with the Affordable Care Act are examined through discussion question responses. Paper uses six sources.

  • Health Care Delivery in the United States

    This 3 page paper focuses on health care delivery systems and the proliferation of health education system information. Also reviewed is public opinion re same. Bibliography lists 3 sources.

  • Funding Universal Health Care

    A 7 page paper that reports certain data, including expenses related to GDP per capita compared to other countries, the number of Americans with no or inadequate health insurance. The paper discusses how individual states attempted to fund universal health coverage and how other countries fund the program. The writer comments on the savings that could be achieved with certain practices and how such a program would need to be funded in this country. Bibliography lists 7 sources.

  • Comparing Healthcare in Zambia with Healthcare in United States

    The paper starts by considering the universal healthcare system available in Zambia, discussing the way in which the services provided, as well as the benefits and problems with the healthcare system. The paper then compares assistant United States, which includes a discussion on aspects such as costs and financing, basic healthcare philosophies, access and healthcare outcomes. 11 sources are cited in the bibliography this 14 page paper.

  • Healthcare Administration Leadership

    A 3 page essay that justifies pursuing a doctorate degree in healthcare administration. Doctorate education in healthcare administration is formulated to aid in the creation of highly motivated, advanced healthcare leaders, who can effectively address the challenges of today's healthcare system, as well as shape effective public policy for the needs of the future (Doctor in HA). The challenges facing the U.S. healthcare system, as well as the healthcare systems in all Western, industrialized societies, are formidable. Effective leadership in healthcare administration is a crucial factor in meeting these challenges. Bibliography lists 2 sources.

  • Should the US Adopt a Universal Healthcare System?

    This 5 page paper is an argumentative paper on the topic of whether or not the United States should adopt universal healthcare system similar to those found in countries such as Canada, New Zealand and the UK. The paper looks at the arguments for and against the adoption of universal healthcare system including issues such as cost and quality of care, and finishes with a conclusion in favor of universal healthcare. The bibliography cites 3 sources.

  • IDS AND HEALTHCARE DELIVERY COSTS

    Focuses on whether integrated delivery systems can help control healthcare costs.

  • Philosophy of Healthcare Management

    A 3 page essay that discusses the writer’s personal philosophy regarding healthcare management. No bibliography is offered.

  • Challenges, Opportunities, Healthcare Management Operations

    This research paper reports on different perspectives on the role of knowledge and evidence-based practice and design in hospital management. Five pages in length, five sources are cited.

  • THE NEEDS FOR HEALTHY EATING

    Explains why healthy eating and exercise is very important to a person's lifestyle. There are 5 sources listed in the bibliography of this 8-page paper.

  • Educating Alabamians About Nutrition and Healthy Lifestyle Choices

    This paper considers the mission of the Alabama Cooperative Extension Food and Nutrition Education Program and how it helps address childhood obesity. There are two sources listed in the bibliography of this three page paper.

  • Senior Citizens and Healthy Lifestyles

    In five pages this paper examines senior citizens and their extensive use of health services in a thesis that argues healthier lifestyles for the elderly are both social as well as economic necessities. Ten sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Healthy People 2020 and the PPACA

    This research paper discusses the relationship between the PPACA and Healthy People 2020, presenting an argument that this new law can be regarded as an action plan for Healthy People 2020 goals. Three pages in length, five sources are cited.

  • Heat-Related Illness

    This research paper relates the findings of empirical literature relating to heat-related illness, such as heat stroke. Five pages in length, five sources are cited.

  • Complications of Medicinal Herbs and Their Impact Upon Dentistry

    In five pages this paper considers herbs including St. John's Wort, goldenseal, ginseng, gingko biloba, ginger, garlic, feverfew, echinacea, and aloe in an assessment of their medicinal value and how high concentrations can lead to dentistry issues. Eleven sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Herpes Simplex

    This paper distinguishes between HSV-1 and HSV-2then discusses the problems involved in treating the diseases. There are four sources in this three page paper.

  • Health Overview of High Blood Pressure

    In five pages this paper discusses hypertension and its effects on renal and cardiovascular functions in an overview of diagnosis and treatment. Eleven sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Cholesterol and Health

    A 4 page overview of cholesterol. This article delineates the different types of cholesterol and their role in human physiology. Bibliography lists 3 sources.

  • Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV)

    This 7 page paper focuses on Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) which is a precursor to AIDS. HIV is defined and explored. Treatment and research are also included. Bibliography lists 6 sources.

  • An Article Review on HIV/AIDS

    4 pages and 4 sources. This paper provides an overview of an article on HIV/AIDS published in the Houston Chronicle. This paper considers the central points of the article, including controversies over the misconceptions that have lead to an increase in the HIV infection rate in certain populations.

  • Prison Tuberculosis, HIV, and AIDS

    In this paper consisting of eight pages there is background information on HIV, AIDs, and tuberculosis in the prison system provided in an examination of the effects of HIV vaccine clinical trials among inmates. There are nine bibliographic sources cited.

  • HIV/AIDS and the Myths of its Origin

    5 pages and 8 sources. This paper provides an overview of existing arguments about the nature and origins of HIV/AIDS, including the myth about the origin and the purpose of HIV.

  • Providing Healthcare in an Effective Manner- What Can be Learned from HIV Strategies

    To deal with the HIV crisis many lesser and middle income countries had to develop innovative and cost effective strategies to deliver health services to the patients. The writer looks at how and why the strategies used for HIV may provide a framework model of delivering efficient healthcare to other patients. Two examples of healthcare using similar approaches to those found for HIV are presented. Three sources are cited in the bibliography of this four page paper.

  • Causes and Effects of Cancer

    In five pages the causes of lung, breast, and colon cancer are examined along with their effects. Three sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Ovarian Cancer Concerns

    This 4 page paper gives an explanation of ovarian cancer and it's causes. This paper includes factors that contribute to getting it as well as treatments and complication surrounding ovarian cancer. Bibliography lists 3 sources.

  • Tobacco Regulation

    This 5 page paper discusses tobacco regulation and its connection to tobacco addiction. It also considers the way in which the media influences the use of tobacco. Bibliography lists 10 sources.

  • Ensuring Success for Our Children

    This paper considers the role a parent plays in establishing boundaries in regard to child behavior. There are six sources listed in this seven page paper.

  • Helpful and Harmful Dietary Supplements

    In ten pages this paper examines dietary aides and their negative side effects with popular name brands included in this consideration. There are 11 sources cited in the bibliography.

  • Nutritional Supplement Creatine

    Using creatine as an athletic dietary supplement is examined in five pages in terms of benefits and concerns regarding some positive effects that can be experiences after long term use. Nine sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Access to Services for People with Disabilities

    This 3 page paper examines the problems people with disabilities face when it comes to health care. Do people with disabilities have access to health care in the same way that other people do? Bibliography lists 2 sources.

  • Two Responses to Disaster

    This research paper, first of all, describes the characteristics of the Disaster Management Cycle and the Disaster-Development Continuum. Then, the writer presents a personal opinion that favors the second option as the most effective choice. Three pages in length, five sources are cited.

  • Issues of Emergency Response Disaster Management

    In twenty pages disaster management and emergency response issues are discussed. There is a Power Point presentation of sixteen slides available and eleven sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Distracted Driving

    A 9 page discussion of the many elements of our lives that can lead to disaster when we are behind the wheel. Bibliography lists 9 sources.

  • Fast Food Restaurants and Nonsmoking Policies

    In five pages this paper examines fast food restaurant environments, the health issues represented by inhaling second hand smoke, and the need for nonsmoking policies. There are no other sources listed.

  • Chicago Heat Wave in Heat Wave A Social Autopsy of Disaster in Chicago

    In six pages this paper discusses the devastating toll of the Chicago heat wave particularly in terms of senior citizens and those occupying the bottom rung of the socioeconomic ladder. One source is cited in the bibliography.

  • Hydrogen Fuel as a Renewable Energy Source

    In seven pages this paper compares and contrasts fossil fuels and renewable energy sources with the focus being upon hydrogen fuel cells, their benefits, their future applications, and their environmental effects. Ten sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Generics, Ethics, and Law in the Pharmaceutical Industry

    A 14 page discussion of the pharmaceutical industry and the reception generic drugs have within that industry. This paper presents the thesis that it is both ethical and legal for pharmaceutical companies to interfere with or to delay generic drugs being released into the marketplace. Bibliography lists 6 sources.

  • Insurance Companies, Health Professionals, and HMO

    In ten pages this paper examines the issues involving health care professionals and insurance companies as they relate to HMO and the inability of practitioners to adequately satisfy patient needs. Eleven sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Health Data Interactive and the National Center for Health Statistics

    This paper explores human longevity as pictured by government statistics. Why is human longevity increasing at the same time diseases such as diabetes and heart disease are affecting a greater number of people? There is one source in this three page paper.

  • Managing Quality and Risk Management in a Mental Health Environment

    Quality and risk management are inherently linked, especially in the healthcare environment. The writer looks at quality and relevant concepts of quality management and how they may be applied to mental health provision and services. Potential quality goals and recommended quality measures are discussed. Six sources are cited in the bibliography of this twelve page paper.

  • Nurses Job Satisfaction

    An 11 page paper. This essay reports studies that reveal the shortage of nurses and future projections and studies that discuss and report conclusions on the level of job satisfaction among registered nurses in hospitals. One of the issues discussed is moral distress. Other issues include the high patient ratio and satisfaction levels related to specialty area and setting. Bibliography lists 11 sources.

  • Junk Food and Children

    A 5 page paper which examines statistics involving junk food and children. The paper argues that in a society where obesity is a serious concern for children junk food should not be so readily available. Bibliography lists 4 sources.

  • Aerobics v. Yoga

    This paper contrasts and compares the benefits offered by aerobics and yoga in seven pages. Five sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Abortion Impact of Privacy and Natural Rights Argument

    In ten pages this paper examines abortion, abortion law, and privacy issues in a consideration of the natural rights argument. Seven sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • The Argument that Abortion is 'Wrong'

    Iin five pages the many reasons that abortion is wrong in terms of side effects possible from the procedure, the arguments support for the pro life contention, and the biblical implications. There are five bibliographic sources cited.

  • The Issue of Resistance to Antibiotics

    In five pages the antibiotic resistance issue is considered in a general overview that discusses overusing antibiotics and the problems this causes. Five sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Overview of Antidepressant Escitalopram

    In ten pages this antidepressant medication is discussed in an informational overview. Six sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Discussion of Birth Defects

    In five pages birth defects is discussed in terms of terminology, diagnosis, predictability and other technical reference information. There is no bibliography provided.

  • US Children and Obesity

    In ten pages this paper discusses America's child obesity problem in a consideration of the effects of corporate advertising and TV with an active parental role advocated. Ten sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Adolescent and Child Obesity

    In eleven pages the problem of obesity in American children is examined in terms of adolescent health risks and causes that include lack of activity and genetic aspects with research studies and conclusions drawn by the writer. Nine sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Planning and Intervention in the Disease Process of Childhood Asthma

    In ten pages this report examines childhood asthma in terms of causes and symptoms, planning and intervention possibilities, and also considers the impact of this condition on the child patient as well as on the family. Six sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Persuasive Essay on Why People Should Not Eat Fast Food and Eric Schlosser’s Fast Food Nation

    In five pages this persuasive essay relies upon Eric Schlosser’s Fast Food Nation as a primary source in this overview of the reasons why people should not consume fast food, with unsanitary practices, animal cruelty, and public health concerns such as obesity the primary focuses. Four sources are listed in the bibliography.

  • Fast Food Nation

    A 4 page paper discussing several points of Eric Schlosser's "Fast Food Nation" in memo format. The paper discusses slaughterhouse operations; marketing to children; and the link between fast food and obesity. Bibliography lists 1 source.

  • Childhood Obesity in America

    A 5 page paper which examines the causes, effects, and solutions as they involve childhood obesity. Bibliography lists 6 sources.

  • Chiropractic Care and Insights

    In four pages chiropractic care is defined and its benefits in scoliosis treatment is also assessed. Five sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • The Dangers Of Smoking

    3 pages in length. Once hip and socially acceptable, cigarette smoking has become the looming beast from which communities across the globe are trying to escape. Cities across the United States are implementing smoking bans as a response to the steadily growing proof that cigarettes pose tremendous health risks - even to those who do not smoke. Considering the many detrimental issues associated with cigarette smoking, three of the top concerns include secondhand smoke, lung cancer and global impact. Bibliography lists 4 sources.

  • Cloning

    A 5 page paper which examines reproductive cloning v therapeutic cloning. Bibliography lists 5 sources.

  • Type I Diabetes Mellitus or Juvenile Diabetes

    In five pages this paper discusses the insulin dependent form of diabetes that was once thought to only affect young children. Six sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Discussion of Diabetes Mellitus

    In fifteen pages diabetes mellitus is examined in terms of the disease iteself, who it strikes, its consequences, and expenses with the emphasis being on the United States. Eighteen sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Juveniles and Drug Abuse

    In eight pages juveniles and the tendency towards abusing drugs are examined in terms of reasons and drug abuse program successes in various regions and schools. Four sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Nurses and Drug Abuse

    This 3 page paper looks at the issue of drug abuse or addiction and nurses. The argumentative paper discusses the level of addiction and argues that given the range of influencing factors that addiction rates appear to be relativity low and that this issue f onuses with addiction problems does not receive sufficient attention. The bibliography cites 6 sources.

  • Should New Drugs Be Labelled As ‘New’ To Indicate A Higher Risk Than Established Dugs?

    This 4 page paper considers the issue of new drugs and whether or not they should be labelled as an issue of public safety. The FDA focuses on drug approval, leaving a gap when it comes to assessing drugs that have already been approved. There ahs been a call for all new drugs to be marked as new. The paper assesses this from the perspective of the drug companies, the health policy makers and the patients. The bibliography cites 2 sources.

  • Media and Body Image

    In a paper consisting of five pages the ways in which the media emphasizes the shape of the body and its impact on people particularly teenage girls are discussed in terms of the negative practices such as eating disorders that can result from attempting to achieve the desired shape. Three sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Ethical Applications and Euthanasia

    In four pages applied ethics are examined within the context of euthanasia in a consideration of the essays 'The Survival Lottery' by John Harris, 'Buddhist Views of Suicide and Euthanasia' by Carl B. Becker, and 'Active and Passive Euthanasia' by James Rachels. There are no other sources listed.

  • Legislation on Euthanasia

    A 5 page research paper on legislation involving euthanasia. Bibliography lists 5 sources.

  • Creating Financial Sustainability Poor Nations

    It is generally agreed that poor nations have trouble in maintaining a financially sustainable healthcare system, and the by low levels of taxation in general poverty. The paper looks at the way governments have sought to create sustainability is the utilization of financial support in the community or through user fees, and assesses the impact of these policies. Fifteen sources are cited in the bibliography this fourteen page paper.

  • Controlling Asthma

    A 10 page paper that begins by reporting the prevalence of asthma and the contradictions between the symptoms patients report and their perception of how well they are controlling this disease. The essay discusses triggers, allergens and irritants, the typical treatment, the latest research connecting stress to asthma attacks and ideas for how patients and caregivers can help better control this condition. Statistical data included. Bibliography lists 10 sources.

  • Is Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) Over Diagnosed?

    This 11 page paper considerers the arguments for and against the proposition that ADHD is being over diagnosed. The paper looks at how ADHD may be diagnosed, the difficulties in diagnoses and how there is the potential for over diagnosis. After this the evidence for and against is considered citing various research papers. The bibliography cites 20 sources.

  • Managing Stress

    In ten pages this paper examines stress and stress management in terms of how cumulative stress can be prevented. Five sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Stress of College Students

    In five pages college students and the stress they endure are examined in terms of the responsibility of the administration to promote an environment conducive to nurturing and campus stress management. Ten sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Benefits of Fitness

    An 8 page paper which examines the benefits of fitness. Bibliography lists 6 sources.

  • Promotion of Health and Fitness in the United States

    This paper addresses ways to promote fitness and healthy lifestyles in the US. The author includes a brief history of physical fitness programs. This five page paper has five sources in the bibliography.

  • Youth Fitness

    A 6 page exploration of the factors that have entered into declining youth fitness. This paper emphasizes the importance of a physically active lifestyle and good nutrition in insuring good health. Bibliography lists 6 sources.

  • Florence Nightingale's Work

    In five pages this paper discusses how contemporary nursing practice has been influenced by Florence Nightingale's work, with her Crimean War involvement and collaboration with William Farr as well as her role in evidence based nursing development examined. Seven sources are listed in the MLA bibliography.

  • Food Contamination and Public Health

    Food safety is directly linked to effective regulation and food preparation hygiene. There are seven sources in this eight page paper.

  • Public Health Aspects of Food Safety

    This 8 page paper discusses the issue of food safety from a public health perspective; it focuses mostly on a literature review. Bibliography lists 6 sources.

  • Data Collection and the Analysis of Variables

    This 7 page paper looks at an article which collects data and then uses the data in an analysis. The article used concerns the influences on maternal mortality in Burkina Faso between 1997 and 2001. The different variables are examined and the way they are clustered is discussed. The paper also presents a conceptual map. The bibliography cites 4 sources.

  • Malaria's Medical Geography

    In ten pages this paper considers medical geography in a consideration of malaria and the mortality rates in Africa. Nine sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • DDT and Malaria Control

    This research paper pertains to the debate associated with the use of DDT in order to control malaria. The parameters of this debate is described. Six pages in length, twelve sources are cited.

  • Hand Washing Hygiene in Disease Control

    A 3 page overview of recent Center for Disease Control (CDC) guidelines in hand hygiene. This paper reviews organism susceptibility to soap and water as well as to alcohol solutions. Bibliography lists 3 sources.

  • Weight Loss And Fad Diets

    10 pages in length. No matter what time of day or night, what type of media or how many grocery store shelves, consumers are constantly barraged with weight loss products, programs, ideas and promises. The extent to which America has a tremendous weight problem is both grand and far-reaching; that the diet industry serves as more of a hindrance to realizing ultimate weight loss goals than a positive motivator speaks to the significant influence fad diets have upon those who are desperate to lose pounds. Bibliography lists 7 sources.

  • Aging and High Blood Pressure

    In ten pages this paper presents an overview of the ailment dubbed as 'the silent killer' and how it particularly affects the aging population. Eight sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Aging and Mitochondria

    In fourteen pages this paper examines statistical information in relation to America's aging population, the effects of mitochondrial damage, and dietary supplements. Ten sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • HEALTHCARE AND NEEDS FOR AN AGING POPULATION

    Discusses the impact of the aging population on the health care system and provides suggestions of what needs to be done to be prepared. There are 5 sources listed in the bibliography of this 6-page paper.

  • Prevention of HIV and AIDS and the Importance of Health Education for the Public

    In five pages this report examines the importance of education regarding prevention of HIV and AIDS viruses and in the promotion of public awareness. Eight sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • A South Africa Global AIDS Perspective

    In eight pages this paper explores the epidemic of AIDS as it has ravaged South Africa and considers the cultural mindsets and behaviors that are an integral part of the problem with issues as social ostracism and self awareness just two of the topics of discussion. There are six bibliographic sources cited.

  • Substance Abuse and AIDS Correlation

    In six pages the relationship between substance abuse, particularly heroin, and AIDS is discussed and AIDS' effects on intravenous drug users and the ways in which AIDS is contracted by heroin users are considered. Eight sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • The Importance of AIDS Research

    This 8 page paper examines the history of AIDS and AIDS research. It is argued that more research needs to be done or more people will die. The concept of the AIDS vaccine is explored. Bibliography lists 6 sources.

  • Cancer and Air Pollution

    The connection between cancer and air pollution is discussed in five pages and includes a consideration of how cancer can be related to such pollutants as nitrogen oxides, ozone, sulfure dioxide, and carbon monoxide. Also examined are efforts to control air pollution. There are eight bibliographic sources cited.

  • Alcohol Abuse and Public Health

    This 3 page paper discusses alcohol abuse and why it can be considered a public health issue. Bibliography lists 3 sources.

  • U.S. Health System

    This 3 page paper begins by identifying one hopes the main functions of the health system is and how that system is failing in the United States. Experts say the system is broken. Limited statistical data are reported in terms of medical errors and the uninsured. The writer also reports and discusses the mission statement from the CDC (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention). Bibliography lists 5 sources.

  • Autism and the Vaccination Scare

    This paper addresses the question of whether or not autism is caused by the vaccine for measles, mumps, and rubella (MMR). Bibliography lists 6 sources.

  • ERP, CRM, and KM Solutions for Patton Fuller Community Hospital

    In a paper of eight pages, the writer looks at IT systems at Patton Fuller Community Hospital. Solutions are proposed for ERP, CRM, and KM needs. Paper uses three sources.

  • Annotated Bibliography on Teen Pregnancies

    In five pages this annotated bibliography features books focusing upon adolescent pregnancy from a variety of perspectives and socioeconomic research.

  • Tobacco Sales Ban in Pharmacies

    This research paper focuses on the current trend in pharmacy policy to abandon the sale of tobacco products. The writer starts by reporting background information relative to the detrimental effects of tobacco products on health, as well as the motivation of pharmacies for instituting this policy, the effects of the ban, Nine pages in length, seven sources are cited.

  • Smoking and Cigarette Facts

    In five pages this paper discusses cigarettes and the effects of smoking in a consideration of prevention, effective advertising, and ethnic group impacts. Eleven sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Physical Effects of Smoking

    In twelve pages this paper on the physical effects of smoking cigarettes include such topics as heart disease and lung cancer. Fifteen sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Importance of Health Care Communication

    The importance of effective communication in health care cannot be overstated. Poor communication leads to poor outcomes while effective communication leads to positive outcomes for the patient. This essay discusses the field of health communication, definition, and theories and reports research to support the initial premise. There are five sources listed in the bibliography of this five page paper.

  • Nursing Homes Centered on Clients

    The most recent trend in nursing home care is client-centered treatment. This paper examines statistics in elder care, with almost half of Americans admitted into nursing homes at least once, and the need for centering on the client.This paper has twelve pages and twelve sources listed in the bibliography.

  • Fort Bend County, Texas/Health Care Spending

    This paper offers a summary of "Health care spending, quality and outcomes: More isn't always better" by Fisher, et al (2009). The writer relates this information to demographic statistics for Fort Bend County, Texas. Four pages in length, five sources are cited.

  • Comparative Analysis of Tap and Bottled Water

    Tap and bottled water are contrasted and compared in terms of their similarities and differences in a paper consisting of five pages. Three sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Effects of Color Blindness Disorder

    What is color blindness? This paper details its effects and symptoms.This paper has five pages and six sources are listed in the bibliography.

  • Health Care Communication

    This 6 page paper provides a general overview of the importance of effective communication within the health care system. The discussions include: health care provider and patient; the need for communication skills to be learned, the need to recognize cultural and national communication differences, communication between professionals, and an example of how one organization set up its internal communication network. Bibliography lists 7 sources.

  • Bicycle Helmet Laws, an Overview

    This research paper/essay pertains to bicycle helmet laws and argues for the implementation as they provide an effective means of decreasing serious injury and death due to bike accidents. Five pages in length, seven sources are cited.

  • Daycare Setting and the Protection of Welfare and Health

    In twenty pages this paper presents hygiene practices in a step by step manner and emphasizes the importance of preventing toxic chemical exposure and the spread of germs in a daycare setting. Eleven sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • The Transformation of Attitudes about Death and Dying

    11 pages and 11 sources. This paper provides an overview of the transformation of views on death and dying in the 20th century. This paper considers the way in which views changed from the 19th to 20th centuries, especially in regards to the dying process, the care for the sick and elderly, and the role of care professionals. This paper also considers the emerging role of palliative care and hospice care as components of the modern perspective. This paper relates to the changing views in North America.

  • Canadian Dental Hygiene, Aging, and the Media

    In nine pages this paper examines dental hygiene with regards to the Canadian elderly and the role of the media. Five sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Depression and Anxiety in Women With Breast Cancer and Their Partners

    A 3 page review of the article published in the published in the January/February edition of “The Nursing Research Journal” by authors Terry Badger, Chris Segan, Sylvia M. Darros, Paula Meek and Ana Marie Lopez. This paper outlines the study methodology and findings to conclude that it offers valuable direction for the nursing field. No additional sources are listed.

  • Rural Southwest Queensland Australia and Developing a Breast Cancer Screening Program

    In five pages a discussion of a screening program for breast cancer for the women in the rural parts of SW Queensland is presented in terms of strategic planning establishment and the justification for such a program. Six sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Arguing Against Breast Augmentation

    In five pages the argument is presented that the risks of breast implants are more dangerous than the benefits gained by undergoing such a procedure. Four bibliographic sources are cited.

  • Consumers and the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act

    This paper considers the relative impact of Obamacare. Texans in particular have not always benefited from the federal mandate on health insurance. There are three sources in this four page paper.

  • Barack Obama’s Universal Healthcare

    A 9 page paper which examines President Elect Barack Obama’s universal healthcare plan. Bibliography lists 10 sources.

  • Article Reviews on Breast Cancer

    In five pages breast cancer treatment is examined through its representation in three journal articles on the topic. Three sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Obesity in Adults

    This 30 page paper looks at the problem, causes and treatment of obesity. The paper starts with an introduction, defines what is meant by obesity and discusses the influences on obesity, including genetic, environmental and behavioural influences. The paper discusses the conditions that result from, or that are aggravated by, obesity, including diabetes and coronary heart failure. The paper then goes on to look at the way obesity can be treated and the models of change which can help to frame treatment approaches, including the Tannahill Model as well as the approach of Prochaska and Diclemente. The discussion in the paper includes policies and approaches seen in the United Kingdom National Health Service (NHS) and UK obesity statistics .The bibliography cites 34 sources.

  • Planning an Obesity Education Program for 16 - 18 Year Olds

    This 11 page paper looks at the problem of obesity, paying particular attention to the age group of 16 0 18 years. The aim of the paper is to develop an effective educational program aimed at reducing obesity in 16 – 18 year. Included in the paper is a discussion on the problem and current gaps in support and healthcare education dealing with obesity before looking at the use of an appropriate healthcare change model and the proposed inclusion in any education program. The bibliography cites 20 sources.

  • Action Plan to Reduce Obesity in 12 - 18 Year Olds

    This 9 page paper is an action plan based on the objective to reduce the levels of obesity in children between the ages of 12 and 16 years in the London borough of Camden and Islington. The paper starts by outlining why obesity is a problem and needs attention and then a plan targeting diet and exercise is presented in a tabulated format. The bibliography cites 15 sources.

  • Teenage Pregnancy

    A 6 page paper which examines many aspects of teenage pregnancy. Bibliography lists 5 sources.

  • Genetically Modified Food, An Overview

    This research paper presents an over-all perspective on genetically modified food and the debate that is ongoing relative to this topic. The writer also discusses the nature of US regulation regarding the topic. Three pages in length, four sources are cited.

  • Effect of Hurricanes, Floods on Environmental Health

    A 16 page research paper that analyzes data concerning the effects of Hurricane Katrina. This paper addresses research concerning the devastation caused by Hurricane Katrina from the perspective of environmental health. First of all, the problems arising from Katrina are summarized, then background information is offered, which is followed by a literature review of relevant sources, including applicable research studies. Conclusions and recommendations are discussed. The page count includes a brief abstract, a 1-page proposal for the paper and a 3-page annotated bibliography. The bulk of the paper is 12 pages in length. Bibliography lists 11 sources.

  • The Lasting Effects of Hurricane Katrina

    This 3 page paper examines the impact of Hurricane Katrina on the health care system; it also discusses the government response to the tragedy and how Louisiana is coping today. It also states what might have been done differently. Bibliography lists 3 sources.

  • Cigarette Smoking, Lung Cancer, and the Role Played by Polonium 210

    In five pages this paper discusses lung tissue and the role played by polonium 210 in the development of lung cancer caused by tobacco smoking. Six sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Cancer and Homes with Unacceptable Radon Gas Levels

    In seven pages this paper discusses how lung cancer rates in the United States can be attributed to the unacceptable radon gas levels found in many homes. Nine sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Obesity and Childhood

    In six pages the causes of childhood obesity are considered in terms of the impact of video games and television on the development of sedentary habits along with influences on childhood both psychological and physical. Six sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Childhood Obesity Control Measures

    In five pages this paper discusses what schools and communities can do to target the problem of childhood obesity with various recommendations included. Three sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Living with Diabetes

    In a paper of three pages, the author creates a colorful pamphlet that addresses the problems facing individuals living with diabetes. The author identifies the challenges of addressing stress and its impacts on diabetes management. In addition, the author also relates some excellent resources for families living with diabetes management. Bibliography lists six sources.

  • Diabetes Control: A Review of Literature

    This 9 page paper provides an overview of 8 articles that represent current research in the area of diabetes management and diabetes education. Bibliography lists 8 sources.

  • Overview of Diabetes Mellitus and Its Implications

    In six pages diabetes mellitus is discussed in an overview of Type I and Type II and the implications these forms have in the long term including blindness, atherosclerosis, and kidney disease, among other diabetes caused maladies. Eight sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Affordability of Health Insurance Letter to U.S. Senator Bill Frist

    In four pages this sample letter to Sen Frist describes the lack of health insurance affordability and the need for health insurance for individuals who do not qualify for public assistance. Three sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Four Health Insurance Issues

    This paper discusses whether or not it is easier for the uninsured to get health insurance since 2010 and how the uninsured can obtain insurance since the ACA was passed. The paper also discusses end-of-life costs and issue. There are seven sources listed in the bibliography of this five page paper.

  • Mental Health Treatment and Group Work Importance

    In twenty five pages and 2 parts this paper examines mental health and then discusses the importance of group therapy in dealing with mental health issues. Thirty two sources are listed in the bibliography.

  • More Negative Than Positive Effects of Anabolic Steroids

    In four pages the adverse impacts associated with the unsupervised use of anabolic steroids are discussed including changes to the body and personality along with an increased likelihood of cancer and heart disease. Eight sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Nursing Home Neglect: News Article Report

    This 4 page paper gives an article report on a current news issue. This paper includes discusses the ten nursing home deaths following Hurricane Irma. Bibliography lists 1 source.

  • Nutrition and Health Problems in the Elderly

    7 pages and 7 sources. This paper relates two of the most common nutrition and health problems in the elderly, obesity and diabetes. This paper suggests that better nutrition may be the best method for improving the longevity and health of the elderly and reducing incidences of obesity and diabetes. This paper relates some of the problems in improving nutrition in the elderly.

  • School Aged Children and Nutrition Factors

    In four pages this paper discusses children of school age and the importance of good nutrition with various factors and effects on this nutrition examined including calories, minerals, and vitamins. Three sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Nutrition Concerns in AIDS

    An 8 page review of the importance of adequate nutrition in Auto Immune Efficienc Disorder. This paper details the various physiological processes that can be affected by nutrition. Bibliography lists 11 sources.

  • An Article on Obesity, Diabetes, and the Effect of Estrogen Reviewed

    In eight pages the article 'Estrogen can prevent or reverse obesity and diabetes in mice expressing human islet amyloid polypeptide' is reviewed in terms of content, methodology, content, and results. A conclusion is also provided.

  • The Link Between Type 2 Diabetes and Obesity

    This paper explores the so-called Syndrome X, the relationship that exists between our propensity to develop Type 2 non-insulin dependent diabetes and obesity. 8 sources are included in this 6 page paper.

  • Overview of Obstructive Sleep Apnea

    In six pages obstructive sleep apnea is examined in a consideration of causes, diagnosis, treatment, and consequences in the long term. Seven sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Sleep Apnea Disorder

    In six pages this research paper presents an overview of sleep apnea, its causes and effects. Seven sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Online Dating Services for People with STDs

    This 5 page paper investigates and names these web sites. The trend is examined. Bibliography lists 6 sources.

  • The Right to Die as a Legal Issue

    The right to die is a relevant issue for our times. The Vacco v. Quill case is duly noted in addition to another case. The idea of not treating young children with disabilities is discussed in the context of this three page paper that lists five references.

  • Thermal Stress Reaction Case Study Analysis

    A true story is the focus of this paper where an employee dies due to extraordinarily high temperatures. Principles are discussed in this five page paper that lists two references.

  • Overview of Leprosy

    In five pages this paper discusses leprosy in a symptoms and treatment overview. Six sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Relationship Between Leukemia and Ionizing Radiation

    In fourteen pages leukemia is examined in terms of its various types, symptoms, etiology, and incidence and also considers levels of ionizing radiation in a consideration of the relationship between the two regarding studies of nuclear facility employees and their families. Eleven sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Economic Aspects of Lung Cancer

    In six pages lung cancer is examined in terms of treatment, recent developments, and prevention with the emphasis upon the disease's economic aspects. Seven sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Health People 2010: Low-Income, Low Literate, Diabetic New Yorkers

    5 pages in length. Statistics clearly illustrate the challenges low-income diabetic New Yorkers have in the ongoing quest to access the Internet to reach the plethora of helpful information pertaining to their disease. For example, seventy-seven percent with income of $15,000 or less have no computer, which equates to eighty-one percent unable to access from their homes (Commission on Independent Colleges and Universities, 2007). While these findings provide valuable information pertaining to how this works against their health, it is important to note that a number of programs are being implemented in order to fix the problem. Bibliography lists 7 sources.

  • How to Encourage Smokers to Give Up Smoking

    This report style paper looks at the relationship of smoking with lung cancer including its’ prevalence and then at models of health and behavior change to design a social marketing approach to motivate smokers into giving up. Sixteen sources are cited in this twelve page paper.

  • Study Proposal on Work Days Off and How Second Hand Smoke Affects the Lung Function of Employees

    In nine pages this experimental design proposal focuses upon workplace second hand smoke in order to determine if male non smokers who do not live with anyone who smokes experience lung function effects as a result to the smoke from fellow workers. Eight sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Treatment and Cancer

    In six pages this paper presents a cancer overview and various types of treatment with the emphasis on leukemia and lung sarcoma along with treatment evaluations for each form. Five sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Overview of Lupus

    In six pages this paper discusses the pathophysiology of lupus in a consideration of the condition, general outcomes, body effects of treatment, prevention, medical intervention, the importance of demographics, and risk factors. Five sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Assessment of Insulin Pump Therapy in Effectiveness of Treating Type I Diabetes Mellitus Study

    In twenty five pages the effectiveness of insulin pump therapy in the treatment of Type I Diabetes Mellitus as opposed to magnetic release polymer therapy is discussed with suggested experimental methodology employed to support the conclusion that judging performance can be attained through a comparison of hypoglycemic episodes, BMI, and HbA1c values after the therapy commences. Advantages and disadvantages of each treatment are also provided as discussed through literature studies. There are fifteen bibliographic sources cited.

  • National Health Service and Complementary Medicine

    In five pages the UK's National Health Service is examined in terms of how complementary medicine fits in with the NHS history and complementary medicine's benefits included. Seven sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Skin Cancer Literature Review

    In twenty pages this skin cancer literature review includes such topics as a nurse's role in processing information and rural areas' struggles with this medical problem. Twenty sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Overview of Meningitis

    In eight pages this report considers the diagnosis, treatment options, and recent research on meningitis in this informational overview. Eight sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Health Care - United States vs Canada

    An 8 page paper. Compares health care in both countries, reports data regarding costs and comments on access and goals of each program. The problems reported with each system are reported and discussed. A recommendation is made for the health care system in the U.S. Statistical data included. Bibliography lists 14 sources.

  • Spoilage of Food and Microbiology

    In five pages this report examines the food supply of the world and the impact of spoilage in this consideration of microbiology. Three sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Midlife Crisis and Men

    In nine pages this paper discusses 'male menopause' or men's midlife crisis in terms of definition, symptoms, and how to cope with them. Six sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Migraines and Stroke Risks

    In four pages this paper discusses the potential for stroke among migraine sufferers, particularly women. Six sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Issues Related to Migrant Health

    In five pages this paper examines the health issues related to rural Hispanic migrant workers in a consideration of education and health care opportunities. Ten sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Legal Standards and Motorcycle Helmets

    This research paper pertains to the legal standards of mandatory motorcycle helmet laws. Nine pages in length, seven sources are cited.

  • Electronic Child Health Network - An Analysis

    Analyzes the case study entitled "Electronic Child Health Network," detailing an e-health network in Canada. There are 4 sources listed in the bibliography of this 10-page paper.

  • The Pharmaceutical Industry, Globalization, and New Product Development

    The pharmaceutical industry as it relates to globalization is the topic of discussion. Various aspects are explored. This twelve page paper has seven sources listed in the bibliography.

  • Article Critique/Caffeine, Nicotine Study

    A 3 page article critique that summarizes a study performed by Blank, et al (2007), which deals with the influence of caffeine on nicotine’s effects on nonsmokers. No additional sources cited.

  • RESEARCH PROPOSAL: RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN PATIENT SATISFACTION AND PHYSICIAN PERFORMANCE IN AN OUTPATIENT CLINIC

    A model research proposal for measuring patient satisfaction in physician performance. There are 5 sources listed in the bibliography of this 9-page paper.

  • Controlling Weight, Diet, and Physical Fitness

    In three pages this paper discusses the correlation between controlling weight, physical fitness, and nutrition in a formula breakdown of physical expenditure and consumption of energy balancing out. There are sources cited in the bibliography.

  • Physician Assistants, Nurse Practitioners and Clinical Nurse Specialists

    This paper considers the distinctions between non-physician practitioners and how these distinctions might affect Medicare reimbursement. This three page paper lists one source.

  • Plasma Lipids and Nutritional Impacts

    This paper argues that people really are what they eat in a consideration of plasma lipids and their dietary effects in five pages. Seven sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Does PMS Actually Exist?

    In five pages this paper examines whether or not Premenstrual Syndrome is a social construct or is an actual occurrence and offers evidence that it is indeed real and attributed to physiological and hormonal changes within a woman's body. Eight sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Overview of Robotics Surgery

    In five pages this paper presents an overview of robotics surgery that includes history, economics, pros and cons, and other topics of relevance. Six sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Which is the Best Birth Control Method: Pills, Patch, Nuvaring, or Depo Shot?

    A 5 page review of four of the most popular birth control methodologies. This paper emphasizes that a woman should choose birth control not only because of its effectiveness but also in consideration of the ease of use and the potential for long and short term complications.

  • Peripheral Blood Vessels and the Effects of Diabetes

    In fifteen pages blood vessels are examined in terms of the effects of diabetes by describing the causes responsible for this occurrence with the physical therapist's care role also discussed as well as an examination of new medications and diagnostic instruments. Twelve sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • The Health Promotion Model of Pender

    In a paper of eight pages, the author identifies the major points of Nola Pender's health promotion model. This model is designed to address methods of applying the model to behaviors that impact general health. The author identifies Pender's major elements and then applies the health promotion model to a case study. Bibliography lists six sources.

  • Vietnam Veterans' Experience and Stress Resilience

    In ten pages this paper examines these veterans' stress resilience with PTSD a primary focus. Eight sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Improving Quality in the Healthcare Sector

    The writer presents an overview of quality improvement in the healthcare sector. The concept and practice of quality improvement is considered along with some of the models which may be used to implement the improvements and why different people may view quality in different ways. Three sources are cited in the bibliography of to this four page paper.

  • Memorial Hermann Convenient Care Center and Rapid Admission: Implementation Feasibility

    This essay pertains to the Memorial Hermann Convenient Care Center and Rapid Admission Unit and focuses on the feasibility of implementation of this project. Four pages in length, five sources are cited.

  • Community Nursing and the Concepts of Community and Aggregates

    Community nursing is difficult without a clear concept of both community and aggregates. Both terms are defined in this three page paper, and suggestions are made about choosing aggregates for study. There are four sources listed in the bibliography.

  • Health Benefits Of Red Wine

    A 6 page paper. Does red wine really reduce risk for coronary heart disease? It was in the early 20th century that evidence showed moderate consumption of alcoholic beverages reduced the risk of heart disease. The writer reports these studies and the studies demonstrating the health benefits of a daily glass of red wine. The writer explains what is in red wine that has a beneficial effect on one's health, the types of red wine found to be most effective, and the health benefits attributed to red wine. The writer also explains how alcohol is metabolized in the body. Bibliography lists 8 sources.

  • Epidemiology of Rheumatoid Arthritis

    In six pages this research essay examines rheumatoid arthritis in an overview of its symptoms, diagnosis, and how it can be treated. Nine sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Research on the Pain of Rheumatoid Arthritis

    In five pages this paper discusses the research on the causes, symptoms, and pain associated with the incurable rheumatoid arthritis. Eight sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Etiology and Treatment of Rheumatoid Arthritis

    In eight pages this paper discusses symptoms and how to treat rheumatoid arthritis, which presently has no cure. Five sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Exposure of Sanitation Workers to Disinfectants in a Hospital Environment

    This 10 page paper looks at the problem that may be faced by sanitation workers using disinfectants in hospitals. The paper focuses on the issues within Trinidad, but uses a range of research from around the world to understand and explore the subject as well as provide guidance for prevention and control and further research. The bibliography cites 11 sources.

  • Hand Sanitation's Significance

    In six pages this paper discusses the necessity of hand washing. Five sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • The Need to Improve School Lunches

    This research paper investigates the literature that pertains to the quality of food being served in US schools and relates this to data on childhood obesity, which the writer argues necessitates the improving the quality of the food selections. Ten pages in length, ten sources are cited.

  • The Prevalence of Seasonal Affective Disorder in the Nordic Countries

    This 3 page paper looks at the higher prevalence of SAD in Nordic countries and the research which has sought to explain the higher incidence level. The hypotheses of latitude and genetic inheritance are considered in the context general research as well as research focusing on the Nordic countries. The bibliography cites 8 sources.

  • Seat Belts

    Many people wonder if seat belts actually save lives when they are used. This six page essay looks at both sides and illustrates that using seat belts can save someone’s life. There are three sources.

  • Seat Belt Promotional Campaign

    This paper provides an overview of a public health promotional, which encourages the use of seat belts. Three pages in length, four sources are cited.

  • Safety and Seat Belts

    In seven pages this paper examines seat belt laws and issues of noncompliance in this consideration of safety and the importance of education. Five sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Lesson Plan : Seniors And Smoking

    A 5 page paper that incorporates and labels aspects of a lesson plan for senior citizens on the relationship between heart disease and smoking. The lesson incorporates small group brainstorming on different topics, large group discussion, questions, and lecture notes that include statistical data. The lesson ends with a quote that affirms the success rate of senior citizens who try to quit smoking. Bibliography lists 3 sources.

  • Senior Citizens in Miami, Florida

    Senior citizens living in Miami, FL are discussed in seven pages. How much of the population growth is elderly? How do these senior citizens affect the safety and health care costs in Miami? Three references.

  • Senior Citizens and Health Care Needs

    In seven pages this paper discusses how senior citizens' growing health care needs should be addressed by the government. Five sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Literature Review of Incidences of Septic Shock and Sepsis in ICU Patients

    In fifteen pages this paper discusses what leads to septic shop or sepsis in this literature regarding Intensive Care Unit patient susceptibility. Ten sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Relaxation Techniques

    In four pages this paper examines 3 processes for achieving relaxation in a consideration of TV watching, reading books, and yoga techniques. Three sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Public Places and the Hazards of Smoking

    This paper consists of five pages an an outline of one page that argues in favor of banning smoking in public places with the dangers of second hand smoke inhalation among the topics discussed. Six sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Health Risks Associated with Tobacco Smoking

    In seven pages this paper discusses the public health threat posed by tobacco smoking. Twelve sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Common Cold Cannot Be Cured by Vitamins

    In five pages this paper discusses the common cold and how it cannot be cured by vitamins, although vitamins can boost immune systems before catching a cold or used in treating it thereafter. Seven sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Connection Between Stress and Health

    In twelve pages this paper examines the connection between stress and health. Nine sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • APA Format Clinical Trial

    Different modes of insurance and their effect on clinical trial participation is assessed in this paper, which deals with an example of an APA approved format for trials in oncology.This paper has seven pages and two sources are listed in the bibliography.

  • Health and the Effects of Stress

    In seven pages this paper discusses the adverse effects of stress upon health with workplace stress being the primary focus. Six sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Professional Strategies and Patient Autonomy

    In 7 pages this paper discusses patient autonomy in a consideration of various strategies and the theories developed by Dorothea Orem. Six sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Yemen, United Kingdom, and United States Healthcare Delivery Systems

    In five pages this paper examines Yemen's Ministry of Health, the UK's National Health Service, and the US's Medicaid in a comparative analysis of these countries' healthcare delivery systems. Three sources are listed in the bibliography.

  • Strategic Management of Health Care

    In ten pages health care facilities are examined in terms of strategic management and leadership in an overview of problems, challenges, strategic management and planning differences, and leadership attributes. Eleven sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Political Issue of Second Hand Tobacco Smoke

    In five pages this paper discusses how second hand smoke is a political issue rather than a health topic. Ten sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Smoking Cigarettes

    In seven pages smoking cigarettes is examined in terms of such pertinent issues as health dangers, corporate and government involvement, and addictiveness. Ten sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Smoking and Loss of Hearing Correlation

    In six pages the correlation between loss of hearing and smoking cigarettes is examined in terms of biochemical similarities and also the existence of simultaneous commonality of environments. Five sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Proposal Regarding Nursing Homes and Elder Incontinence

    In five pages this proposed research study on nursing homes and the issue of elderly incontinence, treatment, and intervention alternatives features an introduction, statement of the problem and reasoning, methodology, and a review of current research literature. Ten sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Substance Abuse Agency and Management Theory

    In eight pages the Helen Ross McNabb Center for substance abuse treatment is examined in terms of how a government agency is influenced by private sector market forces in a consideration of management theory. Six sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Scholastic Performance and Sleep Deprivation

    In four pages this paper discusses how sleep deprivation is common in students with circadian rhythms among the topics covered. Three sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Adolescent Type I Diabetes Care Plan

    In seventeen pages a care plan for an adolescent suffering from Type I diabetes is presented with the emphasis upon self care, autonomy, and considers treatment alternatives and the importance of support groups especially for the young patient who has recently received a diagnosis of diabetes that is insulin dependent. Seven sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • The Health Care System in the United States and Access by Black Americans

    17 pages and 27 sources. This paper considers the fact that the American Health Care system has some significant flaws, including the way in which African Americans can or cannot access this system. This paper relates the belief that a large population of Black Americans have little or no access to health care, a problem that can negatively impact their capacity to reduce disease, have health children and improve their long-term care. This paper also considers the call for greater equity in health care in the hopes of changing this problem.

  • An Article on Fetal Growth and Exposure to Smoke Reviewed

    In eight pages 'The exposure of nonsmoking and smoking mothers to environmental tobacco smoke during different gestational phases and fetal growth' is critically reviewed in terms of research study introduction, methodology, questions, and a conclusion is included. One source is cited in the bibliography.

  • U.S. Public Places and a Smoking Ban

    In five pages hazards to public health support the argument that supports a ban on smoking in all public places throughout the United States. Three sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Homeless and Health Care

    In five pages this essay discusses the homeless problem in the U.S. in terms of the health problems these individuals experience along with example healthcare projects for the homeless. Eight sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Considerations in Stem Cell Research

    A 3 page discussion of the most recent developments in stem cell research. These developments are accentuated by the discovery of the potential utility of amniotic stem cells. Bibliography lists 5 sources.

  • Sunscreen Speech

    A 4 page research paper that addresses the importance of using sun protection, focusing primarily on the use of sun screen. The information is offered first in outline form and then as text. Bibliography lists 4 sources.

  • Stress and Health

    A 12 page paper which examines how stress affects a person’s health. Bibliography lists 9 sources.

  • Smoking in Public Places

    This 3 page paper discusses why smoking in public places should be banned. It includes a discussion of the effects of smoking on the health of children and seniors; and the bans on smoking in the workplace, restaurants, and transport. Bibliography lists 5 sources.

  • Pros and Cons of Surrogacy

    A 5 page paper which examines the pros and cons of surrogacy. Bibliography lists 5 sources.

  • Smoking and its Impacts to Human Health

    Cancer is just one of the many health problems that is associated with smoking. This paper delineates several more and emphasizes that secondhand smoke can have just as many adverse impacts as firsthand smoke. Bibliography lists 8 sources.

  • A Public Health Inspection of Apartment Housing and Public Swimming Pools

    Written from the perspective of the public health inspector, the potential health hazards associated with lead paint in apartment buildings and poor operation and design of public swimming pools are analyzed. There are four sources included in the bibliography of this four page paper

  • Did residents of Indiana have an increased Risk of Dying from Typhoid in the Early 20th Century?

    This paper is a statistical analysis paper taking mortality information from the NBE and assessing whether or not there was a significantly high number of deaths from Typhoid when compared to other US states. Three sources are cited in this three page paper.

  • Tobacco Advertising

    This is a paper that looks at how tobacco advertising is aimed at young adults and how this advertising impacts this group. There are two sources in this three page paper.

  • Tobacco and its Unacceptable Impacts to Human Health

    The author compares the impacts of marijuana, methamphetamines, and tobacco then proceeds to argue that, just like the other two hazardous drugs, tobacco should be illegal. There are seven sources listed in this nine page paper.

  • Secondhand Smoke and Public Policy

    This research paper relates the findings of empirical literature in order to support the argument that smoking should be banned in all public areas and work places in order to provide non-smokers protection from secondhand smoke. Five pages in length, four sources are cited.

  • College Students and Sleep Deprivation

    This paper concludes that students should try to get into regular sleep patterns for better overall health and academics. There are six sources listed in the bibliography of this six page paper.

  • Public Health, Social Networks

    This research paper pertains to social networking from a public health practice perspective. Three pages in length, five sources are cited.

  • Positive and Negative Health Screening

    This 5 page paper gives an overview of disease screening. This paper gives various examples of disease screening, some positive and some negative outcomes. Bibliography lists 10 sources.

  • Mental Health Services, Long Term Care

    This research paper/essay consists of two parts. The first deals with long term care and the second argues that behavioral care should integrated with primary care. Five pages in length, four sources are cited.

  • Tobacco Regulations, Are They Enough?

    This paper concerns the health risk associated with use of tobacco products and asserts that tobacco regulation is adequate at this time because of self-imposed restrictions instituted by American businesses. Two pages in length, three sources are cited.

  • STDs Increasing

    The introduction reports data about the incidence of Chlamydia and uses that as a catalyst to discuss health programs in schools; examples are provided. The second part discusses how public health has contributed to public health and medicine. There are ten sources used in this six page paper.

  • Health, UN Sustainable Development Goals

    This research paper discusses UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), focusing specifically on SDG 3, which specifies targets that pertain to health and well being. Seven pages in length, six sources are cited.

 

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