Posts by: griffeyc

Hypertension and African Americans

The graph above shows how hypertension of different races in the United States however African Americans hold the highest place. I chose hypertension, which is also known as high blood pressure. High blood pressure increases a person’s risk of heart…

Ecological Approach

  I was very torn when it came to picking one approach because I like to use a little bit of each approach to study health. Out of all of the approaches from the lecture I have to agree with…

Infertility

My definition of health would have to include your physical and mental well-being.  What I mean by that is a person who is free from a disease and is in a good mental state of mind.  When defining illness that…

Dancer

Hi guys my name is Cherie Griffey and this is the last class I will be taking to finish up my bachelor’s degree.  My major is Interdisciplinary studies of Health and Society and my cognate is anthropology and I also…