Diseases and Disorders

Advertising: Where passion rhymes with domination

Shamelessly exposing a woman sexually dominated by a man, this ad from Suitsupply was a part of a questionably way bigger campaign. But first, let me clarify that this ad actually intends to sell men suits since it may not be quite clear taking into account the scene displayed. Personally, it makes me wonder how it is possible for our apparently modern society to still be imprisoned in these old ways of thinking impregnated with disrespect toward women.

Mental Disorders: Restraining physical training


The launch of the New Year often motivates individuals to step on the treadmill and establish a healthier routine involving additional physical activity for the rest of the year. Allison Vuchnich reported on January 29, 2016 that over 20 percent of the overall population believes that there is a major health factor that prevents them from exercising.

Antidepressants For Money Increase Risk of Suicide


In the article Antidepressants ‘likely increase suicides in all ages’ and manufacturers underreport side effects: Study by Sarah Knapton of the National Post, published on January 28th of 2016, she exposes evidences that antidepressants may increase the risk of suicide, and also that the pharmaceutical companies are concealing reports of possible side effects.

Alcoholism in Russia (Outline Assignment)


                The topic of my research paper will be the major social problem that is alcoholism in Russia. Although it is known that the rate of alcohol consumption has been historically high in this northern country, this problem seems to be getting worse as time passes. Alcohol consumption per capita has risen by a factor of 1.4 between 1989 and 2008, reaching a level of 15L of pure alcohol that is 1.9 times higher than the limit of 8L stated as dangerous by the WHO (Zaigraev, 2010, p. 4).

Illegality of Marijuana In Canada


The topic of this essay will talk about how Marijuana should be legal In Canada due to all the benefits that surround Cannabis. This paper will be comparative and analytical; it will compare two points of view, the positive outcomes and the negative outcomes of legalizing Marijuana. Then, this paper will explain some plans to decrease the negative outcomes and instead of making it a problem we make this a solution.

How the Zika virus is becoming a problem


Zika, a virus that has appeared recently n the Caribbean and also in Latine America, is a virus that is transmitted from mosquitos. It is especially dangerous for pregnant women, and is spreading very fast. To this day, there are perhaps twice more cases of this disease that there were at the end of November 2015.

State of the Union

The United States of America is an amazing nation that continues to lead the world through the complex geopolitical problems that we are faced with today. As a strong economic and political world leader, we have become the role model for developing nations attempting to give their people the same freedoms and opportunities that Americans have become so accustomed to. This is why it is so important to work harder than we ever have before to better ourselves as a nation, because what we change will set a precedent of improvement around the world and inspire change.

Summary of “Preventive effects of regular physical exercise against cognitive decline and the risk of dementia with age advancement” by Thierry Palliard


Alicja Buchman

Human Biology 109 Fall 2015

10 December 2015

Dr. Nancy Decker


Summary of “Preventive effects of regular physical exercise

against cognitive decline and the risk of

dementia with age advancement” by Thierry Palliard