You are welcome to search the collection of free essays and research papers. Thousands of coursework topics are available. Buy unique, original custom papers from our essay writing service.

9 results found, view free essays on page:

  • Smoke Toxins Through The Body
    642 words
    Effects of Smoking On the Body Smoking cigarettes has been proven too be extremely dangerous to your health, which causes various forms of cancer and other life threatening diseases. There are over 4,000 chemicals in cigarette smoke and 200 of those are known poisons. Smoking cigarettes for as few as a couple of years can have permanent effects on the body. Smoking can effect the heart and lungs; mouth and throat; arms, legs, skin and the mind. One big area of where smoking harms the body is the...
  • Effects Of Nicotine On Body Weight
    1,579 words
    Smoking is a bad habit which plagues the young, as well as the old. It is the largest source of preventable mortality in North America 1. Not only does smoking lead to an early grave, but it can also influence one's daily life. Many studies have revealed links between smoking and reduced endurance capacity 2. Nicotine, the addictive agent found in cigarettes, can also be used to control weight gain. Both of these factors can have considerable effect on the sporting world. There have been many st...
  • Effect Of Npy Levels Within The Body
    709 words
    Why Do We Eat: New Insight into the Role of Brain Neurotransmitters Eating has taken its toll on people who live in the United States. One of the largest problems that people have is deciding how much to eat and what is healthy to eat. It was determined in the 1930's-1940's that the brain has a tremendous impact in controlling our eating habits. The main part of the brain, which controls this, is the hypothalamus. Basically, the hypothalamus measures different levels through out the body, especi...
  • Studies On Glucosamine And Chondroitin
    747 words
    Do you know what the dietary supplement glucosamine / chondroitin is, does or can do? Do you know what the side effects are or if there are any? Do you know how it's made or what it's derived from? I didn't think so, so that's what I am here to tell you. I was playing lacrosse one day when I made a sudden move and that's when it all went down hill. I tore the cartilage in my knee, the meniscus - a piece of cartilage that acts as a cushion - to be exact. A few days later I was talking to my Aunt ...
  • Research Of New Obesity Drugs
    1,434 words
    Obesity America has become a society obsessed with appearance, especially weight. We are conditioned at a young age to believe the only way to be normal is to beth in. This norm is projected to millions of Americans each day through television, magazines, billboards and every other form of media and advertising. How are people to know acceptance and happiness with themselves and others when our culture propagates what the perfect body should be. It is the search for the elusive, perfect body tha...
  • Connective Tissue Massage Effects On Autonomic Activity
    1,570 words
    QUESTION: "What general effects does massage have on the parasympathetic and sympathetic divisions of the autonomic nervous system and the endocrine system Also discuss the general relationship between the hypothalamus and the pituitary gland and various target organs". INTRODUCTION: This essay explores the effects of a variety of massage approaches on the autonomic nervous system and the endocrine system. Swedish massage, energy balancing methods, aromatherapy, lymphatic drainage, Bindegewebsma...
  • Reanimation After Cryonic Suspension
    899 words
    Cryonics What is cryonics If you ask that question to most people, they would not have a clue. Cryonics is not very popular yet, but interest in cryonics has increased since the process was pioneered in 1967 by James H. Bedford. To be specific, cryonics is the controversial practice of freezing the remains of people whom doctors and the rest of the world consider dead, in the hopes of reviving them when medical technology can cure what ails them. The procedure itself features a very long and som...
  • Certain Benefits Of Alternative Medicine
    587 words
    Alternative Medicine 2 Alternative / Holistic Alternative Medicine 2 Essay, Research Paper Alternative / Holistic Medicine If people know more about alternative medicine and its benefits they might like it. Certain benefits of alternative medicine only appeal to some people. Alternative medicine has many misunderstood benefits such as natural medicine, healing through spirituality, and alternative physical treatments. Natural medicine is an alternative medicine that has many benefits. Marijuana ...
  • Egyptians Lives
    637 words
    AR 320 Joslyn Art Teresa Johnson AR 320 Joslyn Paper "Searching for Ancient Egypt' An enormous cloaked figure greets incoming visitors. It sits, as it has for thousands of years a silent sentinel to the wonders of ancient Egypt. This block statue is only the first item of many at Joslyn's art exhibition. The overall effect of seeing so much history in a relatively small space is awe-inspiring. I cannot help but wonder if the display would have had such a profound effect on me if I wasn? t in the...

9 results found, view free essays on page: