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For your health class you will be exploring various diseases and conditions
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Information for the Assignment

Be sure to address these points

 

Explain the disease in terms of historical background, how it affects the body, what type of disease or disorder it is (infectious, autoimmune, lifestyle, congenital, hereditary, etc.), and explain the different types of this disease—example: Type I and Type II diabetes; bacterial, viral or fungal meningitis, etc. (8 pts)

 

What are the symptoms? (3 pts)

 

What is the cause? (Which microbe/pathogen causes it?); how’s it transmitted? (3 pts)

 

How is it detected? (3 pts)

 

How is it treated or cured? (3 pts)

 

How can it be prevented? (3 pts)

 

Interesting facts or recent news? (3 pts)

 

What are some common myths? (3 pts)

 

Resources or agencies that can provide support and/or information for this disease or disorder. (3 pts)

 

Visuals: pictures, videos or graphs that can enhance your presentation. (5 pts)

 

List at least 3 sources. (3 pts)

 

Presentation (10 pts)

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LMC Databases

Use EBSCO  and Oxford Reference Online from Carver Center

 

and From the BCPS use Gales Student Reference Center, Science Reference Center, Science and Context and SIRS Knowledge Source

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CDC - Diseases & Conditions

Diseases and Conditions information from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
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Diseases and Conditions - MayoClinic.com

Diseases and Conditions - MayoClinic.com | For Health Diseases and Disorders | Scoop.it
Free, comprehensive guides on hundreds of diseases and conditions from Mayo Clinic experts.
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Destiny Quest

Check the OPAC for your specfic Disease also remember to look at the Resouce LIst for Health - Diseases for more books and resources

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WebMD - Better information. Better health.

WebMD - Better information. Better health. | For Health Diseases and Disorders | Scoop.it
The leading source for trustworthy and timely health and medical news and information.
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Medical Diseases and Conditions from MedicineNet - Index of disease information produced by doctors

Medical Diseases and Conditions from MedicineNet - Index of disease information produced by doctors | For Health Diseases and Disorders | Scoop.it
Index of comprehensive articles on medical diseases and conditions. Covers all aspects of medicine produced by doctors.
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