Health spending in the U.S. is approximately 18% of the Gross Domestic Product (GDP). This is almost twice the amount of other highly industrialized countries. Explain what accounts for these higher costs; and how health outcomes in the U.S. compare to other countries.
Go to the following link and select two vaccine preventable diseases of your choice. https://www.cdc.gov/vaccines/vpd/vaccines-diseases.html (Please select 2 disease that you have heard of before, something that you may have seen in the news – or something that you know that we tend to vaccinate against.) Most entries have contain the following sections: About the Disease, Vaccine Information, Beliefs & Concerns, Vaccine Safety, Who Should Not be Vaccinated? 1) For each disease summarize the most important information from all the sections for your chosen disease in a paragraph or two. Was there anything that surprised you? 2) Google your each […]
This assignment addresses the issues of bullying, suicide, and resilience. The video you are to discuss and answer questions regarding as a group is titled Teens React to Bullying (Amanda Todd) (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VF6cmddWOgU) put this link into youtube. If you do not know her story, please view the Amanda Todd Story video first on Youtube and type in Amanda Todd story. What lessons can be learned from the bullying and suicide of Amanda Todd? What are 5 important educational points in preventing bullying? Provide brief description for each one. Why is it important? What are 5 important educational points in suicide […]