Why does the Public Education Can Help to Increase Breastfeeding Rates in the United States?

The Contribution of Public Education to Increasing Breastfeeding Rates in the United States Name Institutional Affiliation The contribution of Public Education to Increasing Breastfeeding Rates in the United States Abstract Breastfeeding among mothers in the United States is alarmingly low, despite the high rates of initiation. The low rate of breastfeeding among the mothers is despite the knowledge of health, financial and psychological benefits of breastfeeding to the mother, the child and their families (Brenner & Buescher, 2011). The indication is that the mothers who begin with the intention to breastfeed receive inadequate support and education that can facilitate their commitment...

Social activity and effects on depression in the elderly: a systemised review of the lived experiences of community dwelling older adults.

Social Activity and Effects on Depression in the Elderly: A Systemized Review of the Lived Experiences of Community-Dwelling Older Adults Social activity can either be formal or informal depending on the level of intimacy and intensity (Lee and Kim 2014). Formal activity is the one in which an individual gets involved through formal organizations where there are specific common objectives, and individuals work towards achieving these objectives. On the other hand, informal activity is casual and involves interaction with friends, family, and neighbors (Lee and Kim 2014). The latter is mainly linked to emotional function and is based on a kinship model and one’s role in the family. Evidence...

Psychoanalysis Treatment in Addiction

Psychoanalysis Treatment in Addiction Name Institution Abstract Substance abuse or addiction is the compulsion to use a specific type of drug on a continuous basis without having to realize its negative impacts. Even if these victims realize these effects, they are unable to get rid of this bad habit. With many methods suggested to improve the condition of these addicts, one of the most common ones is psychoanalysis. This is a way to use human brain to assist him to overcome this compulsion. This study is targeted to analyze the strength of role psychoanalysis plays in treating substance abuse. For the research, primary data is collected from healthcare providers and they have some deep...

Neurodegenerative diseases

NEURODEGENERATIVE DISEASES By (Name) Course Tutor University City Date 1.1.2 Neurodegenerative Diseases Neurodegenerative diseases include a cluster of progressive chronic diseases that are categorized by the steady damage of neurons in separate locations of the Central Nervous System (Gao and Hong 2008, 357). Examples of such conditions include amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), Alzheimer's disease, Parkinson’s disease, frontotemporal dementia (FTD), spinocerebellar ataxias and Alzheimer's disease. The neuromuscular junction of a neuron is quite an extraordinary structure that is specifically vulnerable to the neurodegenerative diseases. Nonetheless, it has powerful mechanisms of...

Media portrayal of depression after the German wings

Contents TOC o "1-3" h z u Introduction PAGEREF _Toc508708274 h 2Background PAGEREF _Toc508708275 h 2Statement of the Problem PAGEREF _Toc508708276 h 2Research Rationale PAGEREF _Toc508708277 h 6Research Objectives, Research Scope & Questions PAGEREF _Toc508708278 h 6Definition of terms PAGEREF _Toc508708279 h 7Procedure PAGEREF _Toc508708280 h 7Significance and Limitations of the Study PAGEREF _Toc508708281 h 9Dissertation Outline PAGEREF _Toc508708282 h 9Chapter Summary PAGEREF _Toc508708283 h 9Works Cited PAGEREF _Toc508708284 h 10 Introduction March 24, 2015, plane crash received global media coverage with the concerns of a limitation regarding the management of stigma associated with...

Gifted Education

INTRODUCTION CHAPTER Abstract The continued manifestation of complex world problems requires counteractive solutions, achievable through innovative thinking by gifted individuals. However, their identification is hindered by the continued utilization of traditional methods of giftedness identification in Australia, which often fail in effectively recognizing individual capabilities, particularly among diverse students. The introduction section consists of a preliminary preview of the research and its focus. It provides justification for the identification of gifted individuals and the need to ensure that this process is enhanced through the utilisation of modern approaches to giftedness, focusing...

Effects of Athletics on the Education Plans

The Effects of Athletics on the Attainment of the Education Plans Shyrell Hobson Concordia University Chicago Background Information The relationship between the participation in the high school athletic games and the improved academic performance has been a matter of interest to many people in the world (Hanks, 1976). I pursued both my athletics and academic excellence in the state of Texas, El Paso city. My landmark performances in high school occurred between the years of 1998-2000, I achieved top rankings in track & field, competing in the events 200, 4x100 & 4x400 relay. The motivation for success and improvement came in the form of medals earned during competitions. The...

Drugs and drugs users

Drugs and Drug Users Name Institution Affiliation Drug use has been rampant in the society today more so among the youths. This has been because of the adverts that are made over the television concerning these drugs, the movies that the people watch and also due to the limited precautions that are given to the users in the society against the use of the drugs (Pillemer, Burnes, Riffin & Lachs, 2016). According to the movies and films that are acted, the actors tend to show how enjoyable it is to use drugs, and furthermore, the film display that it’s the rich that enjoy the consumption of the drugs. The youths and the younger generation become brainwashed, and therefore they assume that...

Draft Chapter 1 Abstract and Introduction

Introduction Name Course Institution Affiliation Date Abstract The effects of depression on the work performance of employees has been noted as a key issue in the psychological profession. The issue in this case is the fact that depression can negatively affect the person in the work situation by reducing their performance. The negative consequences of the same will be reflected in a decreased amount of monetary profits made by the owner of the business and a reduced income of the business. The study sought to see how depression could have negative impacts on the work of an individual as well as propose solutions to the issue. The method used in making this research was data collection...

Asian Small-Clawed Otter

Name Instructor Course Date The Asian small-clawed otter The Asian small-clawed otter is a semi-aquatic mammal that is found in the southeastern part of Asia. The mammal belongs to the family of Mustelidae and subfamily of the otter. It is the smallest species if otter known in the world. The mammal has paws that are distinctive to the others, as they do not protrude beyond its webbed fingers. The way its claws are located gives it an advantage regarding dexterity as it uses them to feed on crabs and other trivial animals. The Asian small-clawed otter is often found inside the mangrove swamps in the south of Asia (Aziz 3). There are others that are found in the freshwater. The animal...