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why ethics matter: the tuskegee syphilis study

Tomorrow marks the first day of National Health Ethics Week and as a reminder of why ethics matter in health studies, I want to place a spotlight on the Tuskegee Syphilis Study. 567 more words



Life Extension Science Anti-Aging Medicine

Life extension science, also known as anti-aging medicine, indefinite life extension, experimental gerontology, and biomedical gerontology,

is the study of slowing down or reversing the… 77 more words


The Convert

Possibly, it is the most obnoxious kind of human:  the new “I saw the light” convert.  Everybody knows at least one, and can attest to the truism “give someone a badge, and, he just can’t wait to arrest someone.” 891 more words

Health Studies

Health and social

We are learning about the development of a baby during pregnancy and how they can go wrong in each stage/trimester. we have been asked to create a biography of someone of our choice could be made up and write how their birth and conception went. 23 more words

Health studies (First lesson)

For my first health lesson we learned about plagiarism and had to create a poster about it to show our understanding of the subject. for our next lesson we have to present it to the class.

Two Book Reviews (Don't Worry, Nothing Political)

In the past couple weeks I’ve read two books of non-fiction that have really stuck with me.  In fact I haven’t finished reading one of them (it’s quite long) but felt a strong need to share.  733 more words

Your Social Sciences degree can take you anywhere – including Dubai, Johannesburg, Manchester, Oslo and more!

…to be successful you must maintain a positive attitude no matter what is going on around you. Focus on your previous successes rather than your failures, and use this energy to plan the next steps you need to take to fulfill your goals.

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