Thyroid Disease Papers

  • Sustainable Energy Sources

    1407 words, 6 pages

    Contents Section Page 1. Shear box test: 3 1.1 Introduction: 3 1.2 Results and Graphs. 4 1.3 General Comments. 9 2. Consolidation (Oedometer) Test: 10 2.1 Introduction: 10 2.2 Sample data: 11 2.3 Time compression data: 11 2.4 Sample calculation for load increments (50KPa and 100KPa): 11 3. Triaxial compression Test: 14 3.1 Introduction: 14 List of Figures Figure ‎2.1 - 7 Figure ‎2.2 - 8 1. Shear box test: 1.1 Introduction: This report looks at the shear box test conducted in Napier University Geotech Lab that took place on February the 15th 2008. The pur

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    Unit 302 Principles Of Personal Development In Adult Social Care Settings

    980 words, 4 pages

    Outcome 1: Understand how to reflect on practice in adult social care 1.1 Explain what reflective practice is Reflective practice is a process to help evaluate your work. It provides opportunities to learn from your experience and develop your working practice. It is both a tool to help you analyse specific interactions or incidents that have occurred at work, as well as a method of working in the moment that is mindful and self-aware. 1.2 Explain the importance of reflective practice in continuously improving the quality of service provided Reflecting on your practise is importan

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    1509 words, 7 pages

    Hypothyroidism is a disease that has a lot of information but yet not many people understand the disease. However when it hits home in a personal level, like most diseases people will research for the best treatments out there even if it may not always be your best or treatment that you need. I was born without a thyroid, not many people out there are like me that the percentage of birth is negative one. Hypothyroidism in most cases happens later in life for many people due to old age, exposure to iodine salt and many other reasons to list. My purpose of this is

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    The Pituitary Gland Of The Endocrine System

    1500 words, 6 pages

    A major part of the endocrine system consists of the pituitary gland also known as the Master gland because is controls many body functions. This gland secretes many different hormones into the bloodstream to target organs and is controlled by the hypothalamus. There are two parts to the pituitary gland; one is called the anterior lobe, and the other is the posterior lobe. The pituitary gland has many important function in body growth, metabolism, child birth and many others. If a problem arises within the pituitary gland, or hypothalamus, disorders and tumors may occur. There are three regi

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    Thyroid Diseases

    2342 words, 10 pages

    Out of the many different types of thyroid diseases, hyperthyroidism and hypothyroidism are the most common thyroid related diseases. The others that are related to those two are Grave’s disease, Hyperfunctioning Thyroid Nodules, and Thyroiditis. All of these diseases can be induced by heredity, body's immune system, ages, sex hormones, and how much stress is involved. This disease isn't very uncommon for people to have and it isn't a life threatening disease unless it’s left untreated, even if it is a small goiter or swelling of limbs (Mayo Clinic). “The thyroid is located in front of the

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