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There are several differences between mitosis and meiosis. They both reproduce but differently mitosis uses asexual reproduction, this occurs in all organisms. All of the offspring are identical. Mitosis is uses this to complete repairs and general growth of the…

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The narrative I chose to analyze is called “Types of Schizophrenia – A day in the life of.” This narrative was written from the chaos narrative perspective to determine what an individual experiences when dealing with this disease. These two…

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Postpartum depression was a disease that I have heard of in the past and had a lot of respect for as a legitimate illness. However I was very unaware that Male-postpartum depression even existed. When I first heard about this…

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I believe that culture is culmination of all of the different traits, values, morals and habits a person develops throughout their lifetime, based upon their environment, heritage, family and personal experiences as they grown into an adult. I do think…

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Riasia chose to write her reflection on the Hmong shamans at Mercy hospital in California. These shamans are very unique in that their treatments stem from the beliefs of a very specific group of people and their practices do not…

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Danielle’s post was a difficult one to think of a solution for because the underlying disease at hand is not one disease but many. I think the solution to this issue based on the increased risk of disease due to…

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I think that Naomi had a very good description of the relationship between genetics, race and health. One thing I think may add to her description is how the health and genetics generally interconnect and contribute to peoples overall risk…

I chose to analyze this Illness because in our current fitness culture there is a massive under-emphasis on proper exercise habits and because many of my fellow peers have the mentality that more (in reference to exercise) is always better….

In many cultures old age has been seen as a decline of health and overall as an illness. However, in the Native American culture old age is something that is looked at with respect and they pass down the knowledge…

In Jamila’s analysis of the rituals I think she has very good insight of our current values and ideologies. I do not think that I can update it at all, but more highlight some of the excellent connections I saw…