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current event due April 11th

Posted by cwarnock on April 8, 2014 at 9:55 PM Comments comments (6)

This week is on your own - you do not have to do write anything, you just have to find an article, bring it in, and be prepared to discuss it:

For Health Science 1 - bring in an article related to the reprodutive system -e.g, stem cells, STDs, in vitro fertilization

For Health Science 2  - your article schould focus on a career or new medical protocol/discovery

 

 

 

curent event due March 17th

Posted by cwarnock on March 9, 2014 at 8:55 PM Comments comments (0)

For this week's current event, please choose one of the following articles"

"A Revolutionary Surgery, Now as Typical as a Sinker"

http://www.nytimes.com/2014/03/08/sports/baseball/how-tommy-john-surgery-has-evolved-since-frank-jobe.html?ref=science&_r=0

or

"Early Treatment Is Found to Clear H.I.V. in a 2nd Baby"

http://www.nytimes.com/2014/03/06/health/second-success-raises-hope-for-a-way-to-rid-babies-of-hiv.html?ref=science

or

"Study Gives Hope of Altering Genes to Repel H.I.V"

http://www.nytimes.com/2014/03/06/health/study-gives-hope-of-altering-genes-to-repel-hiv.html?ref=science

 

Current Event due Feb 28

Posted by cwarnock on February 25, 2014 at 8:35 AM Comments comments (0)

Choose one of the following articles for this weeks current event:

A Hot Debate Over E-Cigarettes as a Path to Tobacco, or From It -

http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/23/health/a-hot-debate-over-e-cigarettes-as-a-path-to-tobacco-or-from-it.html?ref=science&_r=0

or

When Men Get Breast Cancet

http://well.blogs.nytimes.com/2014/02/24/when-men-get-breast-cancer/?ref=health

or

U.S. Proposes Cuts to Rates in Medicare Payments

http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/22/us/politics/us-proposes-cuts-to-rates-in-medicare-payments.html?ref=health

Current Event due Jan 17, 2014

Posted by cwarnock on January 13, 2014 at 3:45 PM Comments comments (0)

Choose one of the following articles for this week's current event:

One in four adolescents meet physical-activity guidelines on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/KCiZOb

or

A Busy Doctor’s Right Hand, Ever Ready to Type

http://www.nytimes.com/2014/01/14/health/a-busy-doctors-right-hand-ever-ready-to-type.html?hpw&rref=health&_r=0

or

Aiming to Push Genomics Forward in New Study

http://www.nytimes.com/2014/01/13/business/aiming-to-push-genomics-forward-in-new-study.html?rref=health&module=Ribbon&version=origin&region=Header&action=click&contentCollection=Health&pgtype=article




current event due Dec 6, 2013

Posted by cwarnock on December 1, 2013 at 1:10 PM Comments comments (0)

For this week's current evetn, choose one of the following:

New Strides in Spaying and Neutering

http://well.blogs.nytimes.com/2013/12/02/new-strides-in-spaying-and-neutering/?ref=health&_r=0


or

As Hospital Prices Soar, a Stitch Tops $500

http://www.nytimes.com/2013/12/03/health/as-hospital-costs-soar-single-stitch-tops-500.html?src=me

or

Sleep Therapy Is Expected to Gain a Wider Role in Depression Treatment

http://www.nytimes.com/2013/11/24/health/sleep-therapy-is-expected-to-gain-a-wider-role-in-depression-treatment.html?src=me

current event - due November 1, 2013

Posted by cwarnock on October 5, 2013 at 4:30 PM Comments comments (0)

Choose one of these three articles:

"Study finds few caregivers administer asthma meds correctly" 

http://news.nurse.com/article/20131025/NATIONAL06/110250044

 

or

 

"Should medical schools last just three years?"

http://well.blogs.nytimes.com/2013/10/24/should-medical-school-last-just-3-years/?ref=health&_r=0

 

or

"Concussions and the classroom"

 

http://well.blogs.nytimes.com/2013/10/27/concussions-and-the-classroom/?_r=0

 

 

 

 

 

 

Current Event #1

Posted by cwarnock on January 27, 2013 at 7:30 PM Comments comments (0)

For this week's current event, read one of the following articles, fill in the current event form (do NOT blog your responses):

Why Runners Don’t Get Knee Arthritis:

http://well.blogs.nytimes.com/2013/09/25/why-runners-dont-get-knee-arthritis/?ref=health&_r=0

or

Hits to the Head Don’t Differ With Age, Research Indicates

http://www.nytimes.com/2013/09/25/sports/hits-to-the-head-dont-differ-with-age-research-indicates.html?ref=health

 

or

Dietary Report Card Disappoints

http://well.blogs.nytimes.com/2013/09/23/dietary-report-card-disappoints/?ref=health

 

 




Current event

Posted by cwarnock on October 10, 2010 at 9:58 PM Comments comments (0)

Current Event articles must follow the below requirements:

- Curriculum-based (health care or medicine)

- The article Must contain a minimum of 800 words

- Use your OWN words when completing the form

- Must use complete sentence

 

 

1. News story title?*

 

 

2. Article source?

(copy and paste the URL below)*

 

 

3. Write a summary statement based on the author’s point of view:*

 

 

 

 

4. In your OWN words, write 4 facts that support the summary and point of view:

(you may use bullets)*

 

 

5. Formulate a prediction (reaching a conclusion; what will happen next) from the summary facts and point of view:*

 

 

6. Background information/supporting details* (from the article)

 

 

7. What did you not understand from this story?*

 

 

8. What is your opinion of this topic?*

 

 

9. Write a specific question regarding this topic to generate a class discussion:*

 



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