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Cardiovascular Diseases Essay Examples

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Cardiovascular Conditioning Improves Overall Performance of an Athlete
Conditioning Assignment: Cardiovascular Conditioning Cardiovascular conditioning can be defined as the efficient transport and utilization of necessary oxygen and nutrients to the tissues of the body. The cardiovascular system needs to be well conditioned to enable the body to deliver adequate oxygenated blood and nutri...
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An Introduction to the Conditioning Assignment: Cardiovascular Conditioning
Conditioning Assignment: Cardiovascular Conditioning Cardiovascular conditioning can be defined as the efficient transport and utilization of necessary oxygen and nutrients to the tissues of the body. The cardiovascular system needs to be well conditioned to enable the body to deliver adequate oxygenated blood and nutrient...
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A Description of the Number of Lifestyle Diseases Currently Affecting the Population
Introduction
The number of ‘lifestyle’ diseases currently affecting the populations is quite astounding. In the recent years, cases of diabetes, hypertension, cancers and other cardiovascular diseases have been on the increase amongst people of all races and ages, and from all walks of life. All these cases have been attrib...
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Sexually Transmitted Diseases an Ever Growing Concern
Infectious Diseases (STDS) STDS are an ever-increasing problem throughout the world, which threaten everyone who potentially comes in contact with them. They are able to wipe out entire nations or simply limit ones ability to function in a normal manner within a society. There are no limits to the ethnic background, cult...
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Identification and Classification of Animal Diseases
Diseases of Animals, are disorders that influence an animal's health and ability to function. Animal diseases are a great concern to humans for several reasons. They can reduce the productivity of animals used to produce food, such as hens and dairy cows. Animals that are raised for food, such as pigs and beef cattle, that...
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An Analysis of Human Diseases and How to Keep Them Under Control
Human Disease and Their Control follow up questions 1a) When people refer to pathogens, they are talking about bacteria that cause disease. 1b)The toxins actually excreted by the pathogens are the main cause of diseases although thetoxins are only by-products of the pathogen's metabolism. 2a)In most cases, the toxins e...
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The Symptoms, Treatment, and Causes of Alzheimer's Disease
Alzheimer's Disease is a progressive and irreversible brain disease that destroys mental and physical functioning in human beings, and invariably leads to death. It is the fourth leading cause of adult death in the United States. Alzheimer's creates emotional and financial catastrophe for many American families every yea...
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The Role of Endoplasmic Reticulum (ER) Stress and Its Link to EGFR Activation in Microvascular Dysfunction and Cardiac Fibrosis
OBJECTIVE Diabetes mellitus is a major risk factor for cardiovascular
diseases. This study explores the role of endoplasmic reticulum (ER) stress
and its link to EGFR activation in microvascular dysfunction and cardiac
fibrosis in a ?-cells depleted and hyperglycemic mice model.
RESEARCH DESIGN Endothelium-depen...
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The Impact of Cardiac Rehabilitation on Known Cardiovascular Diseases in Latin America
CARDIAC REHABILITATION IN LATIN AMERICA Review Article Author affiliations: Departments of Internal Medicine, Division of Cardiovascular Diseases (Dr. López-Jiménez, Dr.Medina-Inojosa,J) Mayo Clinic Rochester Minnesota, Department of Cardiology, Cardiac Rehabilitation, Mediagnóstica , Tunja, Colombia (Dr. Anchique );...
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The Use of Chemistry for Treating Heart Disease
1. To explain how chemistry is part of my life. A. An in depth look at heart disease. C. Explanation on how chemistry is used to treat and in some cases cure heart A. Recap on how chemistry is part of my life and everyone's life. B. Elude to the horrors of a world without chemistry. A merciless killer stalks the p...
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An Analysis of the Cholesterol Medicines and their Influence on the Liver
Those medicines for cholesterol will mess up your liver. Don't take them! "I'll know when it's time to stop smoking . . . I'll do it when I start to cough or get short of breath." "My blood pressure (or cholesterol, or blood sugar) is running good on these pills, so I can stop them now." "That pa...
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An Analysis of the Relation of Passive Smoking to Cardiovascular Diseases in the United States
Passive smoking and how it relates to cardiovascular disease (CVD) is a widely debated topic. Many studies that discuss this topic address the specific issue of how passive smoking affects the development of CVD among the non-smoking relatives of smokers. The researchers who have studied the relationship of passive smoking...
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The Advancements in Nursing in Relation to Cardiovascular Diseases
Undoubtedly, cardiac patients at the greatest risk are geriatrics approaching the age of 70 and experience cardiac pain even at rest. According to cardiologists, their electrocardiogram is quite characteristic in the sense that it has a segment of depression at the initial points. In handling these patients, clinical nurses...
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The History and Progression of Cardiovascular Diseases in the United States
Cardiovascular diseases (CVD) are ailments that affect the circulatory system or the heart. There are three kinds of CVD including stroke (cerebrovascular disease), heart failure, and coronary heart disease (Silversteinet al, 2006). Coronary heart failure is a disease characterized by a decrease in the flow of blood as a re...
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An Analysis of the Human Heart: Cardiovascular Diseases in Humans
Angina Pectoris CONTENTS 3 Introduction 4 The Human Heart 5 Symptoms of Coronary Heart Disease 5 Heart Attack 5 Sudden Death 5 Angina 6 Angina Pectoris 6 Signs and Symptoms 7 Different Forms of Angina 8 Causes of Angina 9 Atherosclerosis 9 Plaque10 Lipoproteins10 Lipoproteins and Athero...
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The Viral, Protozoan and Helminthic Diseases of the Cardiovascular and Lymphatic Systems
Viral, Protozoan, and Helminthic Diseases of the Cardiovascular and Lymphatic Systems Koch s postulates are guidelines for determining that a specific microorganism causes a specific disease. Koch s postulates are as follows: 1. The same pathogen must be present in every case of the disease. 2. The pathogen must be isolate...
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An Analysis and a Diagnosis of Angina in Cardiovascular Diseases
Angina refers to the pain arising from lack of adequate blood supply to the heart muscle. Typically, it is a crushing pain behind the breastbone in the center of the chest, brought on by exertion and relieved by rest. It may at times radiate to or arise in the left arm, neck, jaw, left chest, or back. It is frequently accom...
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Cancer, Respiratory and Cardiovascular Diseases: Mortality Rates Among African-Americans and Hispanics
Mortality Rates among African Americans and Hispanics for Cancer, Respiratory, and Cardiovascular Diseases Since 1980, reducing ethnic disparities in health has been a leading national health promotion plan. The national agenda includes several goals to minimize ethnic disparities in health. It is evident that Caucasians a...
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A Description of the Sexually Transmitted Diseases
Sexually Transmitted Diseases Sexually Transmitted Diseases: A Teen's Worst Nightmare Sexually transmitted diseases are infectious diseases that can be spread by sexual contact. Some can also be transmitted by non-sexual ways, but these make up a minority of the total number of cases. An estimated ten to twel...
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The Increasing Number of People Affected with Sexually Transmitted Diseases and Its Treatment
Jennifer Lawson English 102 Dr. Kulmala April 9, 2001 Sexually Transmitted Diseases As humans, we all have sexual needs that need to be fulfilled. Whether or not in a relationship, a person should be very careful about choosing a sex partner. Sex is something that should be treated very seriously. Sex...
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Analysing Family History in Order to Find Genetic Probability of Diseases
During the course of my life there have been health choices that Ive made that may affect my body and/or my health in the future. But by knowing my familys history and those diseases that seem to be hereditary will be quite supportive in maintaining a long and healthy life. This knowledge will hopeful influence my decisions...
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Man Is Now Closer to Curing All Ailments
In today's society some of the most fatal diseases are afflicting humans throughout the world. Medical researchers are constantly fighting against these diseases to find a cure. Eventually over time and diligence medical researchers will be able to cure all major ailments. Some of these diseases will be cured by gene th...
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An Introduction to the Issue of Sexually Transmitted Diseases
Sexually Transmitted Diseases
Sexually Transmitted Diseases: A Teen's Worst Nightmare
Sexually transmitted diseases are infectious diseases that can be spread by sexual contact. Some can also be transmitted by non-sexual ways, but these make up a minority of the total number of cases. An estimated ten to twelve million Amer...
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A Description of Sexually Transmitted Diseases
Sexually Transmited Disease
The world today has slowly come to a very scary time. We have been plagued with a number of diseases, which can be acquired with the greatest of ease. As immune as one may think they are to the sexually transmitted diseases, there is nothing one can do or pay for that would take away what could e...
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A Look at STD's or Sexually Transmitted Diseases
STD's Sexually Transmitted Diseases STD's - Sexually Transmitted Diseases Sexually transmitted diseases, STD's, also known as Venereal diseases, VD, are spread through sexual contact, and the exchange of body fluids. Anyone who is sexually active can contract an STD. Most STD's don't show symptoms, so you can have,...
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