Posts by: rober760

Cystic Fibrosis in Caucasians

The relationship between race, genetics, and health is very complex. Genetics refers to our human genome, and the blueprint from which humans are made. All people share the same genetic code and have the same genes, however, there are variations…

Old Age

My definition of health would be to function normally, feel good, ¬†and to be free of disease. This definition comes from my personal experience and how I see a healthy individual. Healthy people are able to live their lives without…

Biological Approach

I think that the biological approach is the most useful approach to study health because it encompasses environmental factors, genetic factors, and individual choice. All of these are important aspects of health and it’s important to consider the influence of…

Figuring things out

Hi everyone! My name is Amber Roberts and this is the last class I need to complete my degree in human bio. Before I was planning to apply to medical school and become an orthopedic surgeon but then I started…