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  1. Vegetarianism

    For a long time now many people have different views about smoking in
    public places. Smokers feel it is their right to smoke where and when they
    want. On the other hand non-smokers feel smokers violate their rights and
    endanger there life. Smoking causes heart disease, lung cancer and other
    serious illnesses. Cigarette smoking is the number one cause of lung
    cancer. A substantial number of lung cancers ...
  2. Paraplegic man overcomes impossible odds, finds way to have family

    by , 09-16-2016 at 08:13 AM (Paralyzed Without Fear: A Family of Their Own)
    Monday, July 18th 2016, 7:47 pm EDT
    Tuesday, July 19th 2016, 8:05 am EDT
    By: Marissa Hundley, ReporterCONNECT

    It's impossible. I can't do it. These are things we've all been guilty of saying, but Erik Fugunt has defied all odds—more than once.

    Erik became paralyzed after a motorcycle accident in April, 2010 along River Road. Doctors didn't think he would make it.

    "The cards were stacked against ...
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  3. Steroids in sports

    In the world of sports it is not rare to see athletes give their heart and soul for the love of the game. From sunrise to sundown they practice everyday to perfect their game.

    Then there are those who take an alternative route. Now athletes are taking performance enhancers such as creatine, androstenedione and worst of all, anabolic steroids.

    Steroids are chemicals that act like hormones (substances in your body that regulate bodily functions). Anabolic steroids are ...
  4. Chocolate is good for you

    Chocolate… It’s been described as one of life’s sinful little pleasures. Could something that tastes so delicious actually be good for you? Over the years we have all heard many negative claims about chocolate. But in fact, giving into those chocolate cravings may be better for you than you thought. Besides tasting good, chocolate is beneficial to your body as well!
    Many times, chocolate has been blamed for causing acne, migraines, tooth decay, etc. But most of the bad reputation ...
  5. Heart problems

    Many Americans have to face many problems. One problem that can be life-threatening is heart disease. The three major heart problems Americans have to cope with are myocardial infarction, congestive heart failure, and angina pectoris.
    Another name for a myocardial infarction is heart attack. A heart attack occurs when ischemic intracellular changes become irreversible and necrosis results. Severe immobilizing chest pain not relieved by rest or nitrate administration is the hallmark ...

    Differences Between Type A and B Personality, with a Focus on Type A, and Its Effect on People’s Lifestyles and Health.
    People’s personalities affect the way they think, feel, react, and judge. Certain personalities affect people’s health and life choices. In this paper, the affects of Type A Personality Syndrome will be discussed, along with a focus on the relationship between coronary heart disease and Type A Sydrome. Also, a study on the hardy ...
  7. Why we should ban smoking in public places essay

    Have you ever been in a Restaurant and seen people smoking right around a baby? How does that make you feel? Are you going to do anything about it, for that innocent baby?
    Researchers say that the risk of death from coronary heart disease increases by up to 30% when regularly exposed to the environment of tobacco smoke at home, work and restaurants. Secondhand smoke increases the risk of death in the work environment from deaths per 1,000 works to 16 deaths per 1,000. This kills ...
  8. Steps to a better life

    The decision to quit smoking is one decision a person will never regret! Smoking causes around 419,000 deaths each year, just in the United States. Quitting smoking cuts the risk of lung cancer, many other cancers, heart disease, stroke, other lung diseases, and other respiratory illnesses. Quitting smoking, while pregnant, also increases the chances of survival for the unborn child. Quitting helps a person live a higher quality of life. Depending on how a person chooses to quit smoking, it can ...
  9. Hole in the heart

    Last month I have watched a commercial in the Philippines about a child asking for our donation for her operation in her heart. She was born with a hole in her heart, if her heart defect cannot be surgically corrected she would die at a very young age. I was stunned and petrified after watching that commercial because I felt her sadness in her face. The reasons why I chose this kind of disease, I want to know why infants would likely have this kind of disease. I want to write about this because ...
  10. Benifits of human cloning

    There are many benefits to the development of human cloning. Cloning of cells and genes has been a foundation in the development of many new drugs. These drugs can benefit many people suffering from heart disease, cancer, diabetes, and many other diseases.
    There have been many discussions about cloning in agriculture and laboratory animals since the announcement of “Dolly.” Cloning technology is being used today in agriculture to produce an improved quality and higher yield ...
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