Blog # 19- The Cardiovascular Endocrine Connection: The Correlation Between Thyroid Hormone and the Heart

Resources used in this blog: “Thyroid hormone: How it affects your heart” Harvard Medical School. Retrieved from https://www.health.harvard.edu/heart-health/thyroid-hormone-how-it-affects-your-heart. Published Feb. 2015.          What we all need to realize is that … Continue reading Blog # 19- The Cardiovascular Endocrine Connection: The Correlation Between Thyroid Hormone and the Heart

Blog # 18- Autism and Aging Trends- Prevalence Estimates from 2004-2018- What Does the Future Indicate Going Forward?

Utilizing the research and data from both the U.S. Census Bureau and Autism Speaks, I calculated the data utilizing a percent change equation to estimate the prevalence of autism in … Continue reading Blog # 18- Autism and Aging Trends- Prevalence Estimates from 2004-2018- What Does the Future Indicate Going Forward?

Blog # 17- Conceptualizing The Essential Principles of Aging in the Context of People with Disabilities and Medical Conditions

In this blog, I would like to emphasize four principles that contribute to the formation of the identities of aging in people with disabilities and medical conditions. Understanding the identities … Continue reading Blog # 17- Conceptualizing The Essential Principles of Aging in the Context of People with Disabilities and Medical Conditions

Blog # 13- Insight into the Medical Management of Children and Adults with Epilepsy

Reference links: Perucca, P., Sheffer, IE, Kiley, M (2018). “The management of epilepsy in children and adults”. U.S. National Library of Medicine. National Institutes of Health. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/29540143. Published 19 Mar … Continue reading Blog # 13- Insight into the Medical Management of Children and Adults with Epilepsy

Blog # 11- Utilizing a Person-Centered Approach to Care for Older Adults with Dementia

Articles and Resources: Fazio, S., Pace, D., Flinner, J., Kallmyer, B. (2017). “The Fundamentals of Person-Centered Care for Individuals with Dementia” The Gerontological Society of America. The Gerontologist. https://watermark.silverchair.com/gnx122.pdf?token=AQECAHi208BE49Ooan9kkhW_Ercy7Dm3ZL_9Cf3qfKAc485ysgAAAlowggJWBgkqhkiG9w0BBwagggJHMIICQwIBADCCAjwGCSqGSIb3DQEHATAeBglghkgBZQMEAS4wEQQM_P9U8eYm6eeExkknAgEQgIICDb6Q6SBy3wokNwxEQuigY5ikYehaKkBY-0gmF0cK5f1Y_ZJxakUO-OPDjPhxcpIlyPHgZpVksVs4ThTP1anzTZ8i8R2lEI_kKrGG9JDSWnztd3sIuC1XgD_J-V7_MpLIOXmlJJ5N3Ma5sQuYidMajc–L4QLagwyUtCOt139aPDh0spxaUlYlp_eXLRY-Kh6-Q9Ff8uY1pDrhNuyXWaf_GGvFxV6HWHJvwPWxXD90wkSc2cBwLVIPfO7FtChMYERHOeATV-xaNVEGANAqcm9iZdvBwQBpKEkFULti5Rbz0hI7Mv62B7oYOsdzSf2VbLMbOLgSLSzXJ6PIeEGFFz239Tg5mSG1APyWkVbFppxqe_EuhB5EghZGr3ALj49GxRNC5coy9cTFcpbDubV24BjmFZwP5xiTXtUE59bvOL-A0HKGCkZKS26aerYS190q8TUkTsXGeze34mrQSvJFeMpnV6vn4AzPKsSAPOwv465HaYmjZ9tsysdspMYr-on-c432u3o5d_dLmHcSE6LvXBnkmRUTHpv2ntP-fYAGGxK3KoQoKSPc1F5S_T7mptKUUC5ydQElH46TyNfArxXIU7Ipqs64N14oVROVtrJyWjK6YVhF-tYQLpiMnxmwf8tTCYzEgs0fWArOQfqq3-F1yru-t-J0rkPbTMxEyqOpU_i8_yhTuhyo0MQVTasT_jrxQ. Published … Continue reading Blog # 11- Utilizing a Person-Centered Approach to Care for Older Adults with Dementia

Blog # 10- Thyroid Cell Therapy as a Means to Treat Hypothyroidism?

Article and Reference Links: “Sernova Announces Collaboration to Advance Therapeutic Cell Pouch Technologies for the Treatment of Hypothyroidism” Sernova Corp. https://mailchi.mp/2d7718709ef6/sernova-press release?fbclid=IwAR3L577HlDX0KJCCIH2naQRdG8497tTFy3kDEL0Gs5wq9uG16_Io4aQ_Xpw. Published 30 Apr. 2019. Davies, T., (2013). “Is … Continue reading Blog # 10- Thyroid Cell Therapy as a Means to Treat Hypothyroidism?

Blog # 9- Which U.S. State Has the Highest Prevalence of Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) Diagnoses?

Here is the link to the article and the autism statistics: Gagliardo-Silver, V., “Autism diagnoses at record high in US state and no one knows why”- Independent– https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/americas/new-jersey-autism-rates-diagnosis-high-a8868711.html. Published 13 … Continue reading Blog # 9- Which U.S. State Has the Highest Prevalence of Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) Diagnoses?

Blog # 8- A Conundrum Between Autism and Employment- We Need to Help People with Autism Gain Employment and Stop Unemployment and Underemployment

I remember watching a video clip of one of Dr. Temple Grandin’s speeches, one of the statements she made when she gave her speech about connecting all different kinds of … Continue reading Blog # 8- A Conundrum Between Autism and Employment- We Need to Help People with Autism Gain Employment and Stop Unemployment and Underemployment