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You can chose any topic of those, as you what you prefer —>
(Paper Topics)
Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD) or ADHD
Epilepsy
Chronic Renal disease (there are several)
Liver disease (Choose one, like Hepatitis B, Hepatitis C, cirrhosis)
Pancreatitis
Certain Cancers (Must be one that we do not cover in class; check w/me)
GERD (gastroesophageal reflux disease)
Glycogen Storage Disease (GSD)
Hodgkin’s disease
Huntington’s disease
Elephantiasis
Creutzfeldt-Jakob Syndrome
Sepsis
Pulmonary Hypertension
Bell’s Palsy
Myasthenia Gravis
Cerebral Palsy
Hyperandrogenism
Rickets
Osteogenesis Imperfecta
Leukemia
Crohn’s Disease
Body Dysmorphia (aka Body Dysmorphic Disorder, or specifically, Muscle Dysmorphia)
Scleroderma
Mixed connective tissue disease
Mesothelioma (linked to asbestos exposure, often)
Anemia (various types from which to choose)
Celiac Disease
Chronic ulcerative colitis
Hemochromatosis
Raynaud’s disease/phenomenon
Tourette Syndrome
Chronic Idiopathic Jaundice
Endometriosis
Dupuytren’s Contracture

(Instructions)
Students are required to write a 4 to 5 page paper covering a disease-specific, planned approach to health enhancement and/or disease prevention based on the models presented in the course. Students must choose a disease/disorder NOT INCLUDED in the class topics. Papers should be double-spaced with 12pt. Times New Roman Font. All margins should be 1 inch. Papers should have a title page (which does not count towards the page count). References do not count towards the page requirement. Late papers will be deducted 10 points per day late. Points will be deducted for not following the above format. Emailed papers will not be accepted.

Components of the paper:

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Anatomy & physiology systems affected by chosen disease/disorder (20 Points)
What bodily system does the disease affect?
What are the main functions of that system?
How does the disease impair that function?

Significance of Chronic Disease (15 Points)
Incidence & prevalence (How many people are affected by the disease?)
National trends by age, gender, race, geographic region, risk groups (Who is affected?)

Disease Pathology (25 Points)
Causes
Risk Factors
Diagnosis
Be specific – what type of tests are used for diagnosis?
Comorbidity

Disease Control (based on research literature) (25 Points)
How is the disease treated?
Primary intervention methods (preventing the onset of disease)
Secondary intervention methods (treating individuals who are developing the disease)
Tertiary intervention methods (treatment after the onset of disease)
Which treatments are most effective and ineffective?

-References (at least 5 references – Wikipedia is not an acceptable source) (5 Points)

– Spelling/grammar/formatting (10 Points)

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