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A 3 page research paper/essay in which the writer/tutor offers a student suggestions on how to analyze personal eating habits based on culture, religion, emotions, etc. Bibliography lists 2 sources.

A 10 page paper investigating issues surrounding nutrition labels. Following an introduction regarding consumer awareness of nutrition issues, the writer discusses the 1990 National Labeling and Education Act regarding accuracy of nutrition labels placed on food and beverage products. Research studies investigating how consumers use the labels and what types are consumers use labels for ...

This 6 page paper examines the history of medications. How medications were developed over time is explored. Bibliography lists 5 sources.

Weight Watchers 1998

  • 5 page paper

A 5 page paper discussing the program and the different types of plans available for weight loss and a healthy lifestyle. Included is a brief history of the company. Bibliography lists 5 sources.

A 5 page report on swimming today & in history. The writer discusses different ztechniques, strokes, & styles, while pointing out which ones are not recognized by the F.I.N.A. Olympic competition and rules for entry are examined as well. Bibliography lists 6 sources.

This five-page-paper discusses why we have made our body into contestable concepts. It opens with a discussion about history and how our body images have changed over time. It moves into a discussion about several aspects of contestable concepts and our bodies including obesity, cultural differences and the reason men and women work out. Bibliography lists six sources.

A 12 page paper that provides an overview of the issues related to artificially provided nutrition and hydration as they relate to the rights of patients and their families. Bibliography lists 12 sources.

5 pages. The first article that is analyzed tells us that large doses of vitamins C and E and selenium can be harmful, resulting in toxicity, explaining that Americans are taking far too many vitamins than are necessary. The second article shows that burning our trash releases far more toxins into the air ...

5 pages worth of author's own evaluation of his physical condition at the time of writing, five years prior, and predictions for five years into his future. Please write to us for more details. No Bibliography.

A 15 page paper on Dr. Wright's Book of Nutritional Therapy. The writer details the premise of the book, the case studies involved, and information on using diet and supplements to improve health and prevent illness. There is no bibliography.

5 pages in length. Nutrition has become an integral component in the overall concept of well being. In fact, it can readily be asserted that proper nutrition may be the cornerstone of treatment for myriad illnesses and diseases. Changing one's diet and lifestyle can reflect a more healthful approach and significantly alter the ...

5 pages in length. The Internet has become an instrumental component in overall information, diagnosis and treatment of myriad ailments and diseases. While many of these sites are backed by reputable entities with strong ties to the medical community, others have no such substantiation in connection with their advice. When assessing which web ...

A 5 page paper which examines the importance of writing skills in dietetics, and also provides a definition of “good writing.” Bibliography lists 3 sources.

This 13 pages report is written as a speech for a keynote speaker at an annual meeting of corporate human resource executives, from a variety of companies. The topic is the importance help employees improve their health, which ultimately improves the bottom line of the corporation. The HR people need to understand that healthy ...

Binge Eating & A.D.D.

  • 8 page paper

An 8 page literature view mildly comparing Binge eating to A.D.D. Writing is fairly technical. Bibliography lists approximately 20 sources.

Scientists, physical therapists, and physicians have considered the nature of human strength and debated the efficacy of claims that men are inherently stronger than women. This 5 page review of the current literature reflects the findings of a number of research studies that present common and sometimes conflicting views on this issue. Bibliography ...

This 11 page paper considers why it is that there is a large gender gap between the incidence of eating disorders such as anorexia and bulimia. The writers examines why males are less prone than females to the condition using existing studies including consideration of influences such as self images, self esteem, confidence, depression, family ...

This 4 page paper discusses Monica, a teen who is too tired to do anything, and how exercise could help her. Bibliography lists 4 sources.

3 pages in length. More than one hundred years ago, just after the turn of the twentieth century, culinary science recognized the cause and effect of proper nutrition equating to good health. Although the extent of this knowledge may not have been as vast as it is today, that it was even a ...

Soda: A Health Hazard

  • 3 page paper

This 3 page research paper reports on the adverse health effects of soda consumption. Bibliography lists 5 sources.

A 5 page research which focuses on the psychological benefits of t'ai'chi chu'an' The writer presents the current research literature on these benefits, and discusses other benefits of this effective treatment tool. Bibliography lists 7 sources.

This 5 page report discusses the promotion of health and fitness in America. Creation of physical fitness programs during the 1960s was, in part, a reaction to the poor state of health of Americans that was brought about by the relative prosperity following the end of World War II. However, fitness promotion began much earlier in America than during the complacency ...

A 3 page paper which examines how the best diet is one that consists of eating healthily and sensibly. Bibliography lists 4 sources.

A 5 page paper discussing the need for a fitness business aimed at male executives. Targeting the high-end, high-stress executive gives us access to those who both need the services the most and who can pay for them without the need for payment plans, insurance assistance or other such capital-requiring approaches. The target ...

In this 10-page paper, the various ways on how physical activity saves Americans money on health care are explored. There are 10 sources.

In a paper of three pages, the author writes about improving the heath of Hispanic adolescents, both physically and mentally. The author discusses how the use of school and health courses may help improve the health of this particular population. There are three sources cited in this paper.

This 5 page paper is a 4 slide PowerPoint presentation and speaker notes proposing the 4 P’s of product, place. Price and promotion for a health campaign to reduce obesity in children. The bibliography cites 4 sources.

This is an 8 page paper discussing the personality characteristics needed for managers, receptionists, class instructors and personal trainers with references to the health club setting. Throughout organizations, the personality characteristics of the employees must include a great deal of range depending on the position and the mission of the organization. While there are considered ...

A 12 page description of health care as a scientific practice. Contends that there is an intimate relationship between modern health care practices and the scientific process. Demonstrates this contention utilizing various examples of the relationship of epidemiology, diagnoses, treatment, and health care recommendations in regard to lifestyle and diet. Emphasizes that ...

A 5 page paper presenting the contention that older people use health services to a proportionately greater extent than any other population group and that because of this disproportionate use it is a matter of urgency that we seek ways of preventing illness and promoting healthy lifestyles among our older community members. Provides statistics ...

A 5 page paper which examines the problems dieting in America, includes successful dieting stories, and considers Japanese foods which encourage a healthy diet, and the diet pills which are currently available. Bibliography lists 7 sources.

A 7 page overview of E-Health as it relates to hypertension in women. This paper emphasizes the value of e-health information but also encourages the user to use reason when deciding the validity of that information. Bibliography lists 10 sources.

A 7 page research paper that includes a brief abstract, which reads as follows: This examination of nursing literature addresses the subject of nutrition and how it impacts the goal of wellness. As this is a broad topic, the paper narrows the topic to the two periods in life when nutrition is particularly crucial to ...

Healthy Children

  • 4 page paper

A 4 page research paper that discussing challenges to the health of US children. At one time in history, parents and society in general equated a fat child as being a healthy child since famine was a constant threat and illness was an inevitable factor of life prior to modern medicine. Today, however, the scenario ...

A 3 page consideration of the choices that must be made in regard to food for those suffering with this condition. Bibliography lists 3 sources.

6 pages in length. What one chooses to feed one's body makes a tremendous impact upon how that body performs. Fueling all corporeal functions, the type, quantity and nutritive value of food can either fortify a body or compromise it until it becomes vulnerable to disease. Even then, the composition of food ...

This 8-page paper explains why healthy eating and exercise is very important to a person's lifestyle. Bibliography lists 5 sources.

Cholesterol and Health

  • 4 page paper

A 4 page overview of cholesterol. This article delineates the different types of cholesterol and their role in human physiology. Bibliography lists 3 sources.

This 8 page paper covers many subjects in this area with a focus on nutrition and how foods affects the body. A section on metabolism is included as well as one devoted to the subject of ADHD and nutrition. Obesity and other problems associated with poor nutrition are discussed. Bibliography ...

Healthy Nutrition

  • 3 page paper

This 3 page paper discusses healthy nutrition from a perspective that considers not only physical health, but mental, emotional and social health as well. Bibliography lists 4 sources.

A 12 page paper. The introduction discusses some findings regarding the health of the American public, especially regarding fitness. The health analysis section discusses 10 different health issues, e.g., high blood pressure. In some cases, the writer completed a self-analysis questionnaire, in other cases the writer reviewed research regarding risk factors. In the next section, ...

A 3 page paper that demonstrates a given argument and then considers how well it is reasoned and how substantial the claims are within the text of the argument. It has been argued that while there appears to be a greater level of concern for "health conscious" lifestyles in the United States in recent years, ...

Aerobics & Health

  • 2 page paper

2 pages on Aerobics and the factors that make this particular form of exercise so healthy. Bibliography lists 2 sources.

9 pages in length. Despite an overwhelming misconception, the quest to establish and then maintain physical fitness is as simple as taking a brisk morning walk three times a week or using the stairs instead of the elevator. Exercise, a word people often equate with pain and sacrifice, is really nothing more than various ...

An 8 page overview of the problems confronting Canadian Healthcare. The author contends that many of these problems are attributable to pharmaceutical company insistence that medicine focus almost exclusively on the use of drugs rather than the various alternative approaches which exist. Bibliography lists 5 sources.

A 3 page paper which presents different topics that should be covered in a course that promotes good health, good nutrition, exercise and emotional health. Bibliography lists 2 sources.

This 12-page paper focuses on how issues related to health and nutrition are depicted in the media. Topics discussed include how the media impacts consumer choice, types of media used and different types of reports that can be found on various media outlets. Bibliography lists 20 sources.

A 2 page overview of general ways to improve the health profiles of Americans. The standard practices of eating right, getting enough sleep and exercising are included, but the paper stresses that they all must be done routinely and over a long period of time in order for the individual to realize their full ...

This 8 page paper begins with the definition of fitness, what does it mean to be fit, what is really required to achieve health-related fitness and what are the components of fitness? The rest of the paper explains and discusses the correlations between fitness, physical activity and chronic illness and other conditions. Research has revealed ...

This 5 page report discusses whether or not the increase in health club and gym memberships is due to society’s obsession with personal appearance or an increased consciousness in the health benefits of physical fitness. This paper supports the idea that it is the increased awareness of health issues that has lead people to “join up.” Of course, America is ...

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