"Chemicals In Medicine" Essays and Research Papers

  • Chemicals In Medicine

    Chemicals in medicines Rakesh Mohan Hallen The words ‘medicine' and 'drug' are often used in our country to mean the same substances: any substance, manufactured artificially, which can help recovery from sickness, relieve symptoms or modify a natural process in the body. A medicine is often a mixture of several chemical compounds. Even if it has only one active component compound often other substances are used as fillers or binders to give it bulk. Chemistry, the science related to chemical...

    Antibiotic, Antiseptic, Antiseptics 2032  Words | 9  Pages

  • Medicine

    technological advances. But the issue of medicine has not really improved in the way we treat, cure and understand certain diseases and how easily they target us. Even with everything we know about disease we still have some like cancer which we cant seem to permanently fight off and because of that we see that medicine then and now really seen enough of a change for us to fully eliminate disease and epidemics from spreading and further harming us. First, in modern medicine our ideas on how we base our understanding...

    Ancient Egypt, Ancient Egyptian medicine, Ayurveda 1564  Words | 6  Pages

  • chemical

    Photocatalytic degradation of methylene blue using TiO2 nanoparticles Nupur Mittal Chemical Engineering, IIT (BHU) Varanasi. Abstract: The aim of this research is to reduce the pollution caused by methylene blue dye in waste water coming from textile industries. For this purpose, TiO2 nanoparticles are made as they show good photocatalytic activity in degradation of dyes into harmless products. Synthesis is done using titanium butoxide and 2-propanol. The particles formed were a little larger...

    Chemical reaction, Chemical vapor deposition, Chemistry 1974  Words | 7  Pages

  • omplementary medicine and alternative medicine

    Complementary medicine and alternative medicine In our world today the use of (CAM) complementary and alternative medicine is increasing tremendously where people are looking out for new health care systems that are less harmful to the human body and do not involve the use of chemicals or even toxins. Moreover, CAM goes hand in hand with conventional medicine where health systems are now shifting from traditional medical practices...

    Acupuncture, Alternative medicine, Ayurveda 600  Words | 3  Pages

  • Chemicals in Medicines

    special over-the-counter or prescription shampoos and conditioners that contain pesticides. Natural remedies include slathering olive oil or mayonnaise on the head, which theoretically would smother the lice. Parents are advised not to use strong chemicals, like kerosene, that are not intended for treating lice. These do not kill the nits, however, so parents are required to use a special comb or fingernails to take the eggs out. If the nits are not removed, they will hatch a week later. Students...

    Asteroid, Dwarf planet, Earth 9353  Words | 26  Pages

  • Herbal Medicine

    Herbal medicine is the extraction of herbs or plants which have a medicinal value in treating illnesses and diseases (Brody 1). A herb is known as a plant that does not have a woody stem and usually dies back at the end of each growing season. It is also known as a "natural" drug because they are derived from nature. This is unlike pharmaceutical drugs, which are synthesized from chemicals. Herbal medicine dates back a very long time. More than 4,000 years ago, the Chinese emperor Qien Nong...

    Alternative medicine, Ayurveda, Chinese herbology 1305  Words | 5  Pages

  • Ayurvedic Medicine v. Western Medicine

    Ayurvedic Medicine vs. Western Medicine; Which one is more effective? Medicine: the science or practice of the diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of disease (in technical use often taken to exclude surgery). For centuries medicine has been the backbone of health care and prevention of disease. In the West most forms of medicine are chemical based and man-made but on the other hand many people also use more homeopathic forms of medicine containing natural herbs and plants to cure ailments...

    Alternative medicine, Ayurveda, Herbalism 1800  Words | 5  Pages

  • Naturopathic Medicine

    Naturopathic Medicine In this essay I will give you my personal opinion and thoughts on naturopathic medicine but before I begin I would like to first give you the definition of naturopathic medicine according to the online encyclopedia, Wikipedia : “Naturopathic medicine (also known as naturopathy) is a school of medical philosophy and practice that seeks to improve health and treat disease chiefly by assisting the body's innate capacity to recover from illness and injury. Naturopathic...

    Alternative medical systems, Alternative medicine, Hepatology 918  Words | 3  Pages

  • CHEMICALS IN COSMETICS

    CHEMICALS IN COSMETICS (OVERVIEW) FACTSHEET A cosmetic is a substance or preparation that is designed to be used on any external part of the human body – including in the mouth – to change the odours of the body, to change its appearance, cleanse it, keep it in good condition, perfume it or protect it. Cosmetics include soap, shampoo, moisturiser, hair dye, perfume, lipstick, mascara and many other products, but do not include products regulated as therapeutic goods (medicines). Cosmetics are made...

    Chemical industry, Chemical substance, Chemistry 1347  Words | 9  Pages

  • Herbal Medicine

    effects by rigorous science or have been approved by regulatory agencies such as the United States Food and Drug Administration or European Food Safety Authority.The articles in this category can be about traditional healing uses of plants, allopathic medicines derived from plants, and pharmacological research results about a plant. Medicinal plants have played an essential role in the development of human culture, religions and different ceremonies. It also finds application in pharmaceutical, cosmetic...

    Alternative medicine, Ayurveda, Chinese herbology 987  Words | 4  Pages

  • Traditional medicine

    and 1992, infectious diseases nearly halved. These statistics clearly show that modern medicine has advanced so much alongside with the new treatments and marvelous surgery (Porter, 1997). Medicine has become one of the most important aspect of humans, which no other species acquire. The root of medicine may be found in the philosophical and religious traditions it have grown out of. “Traditional medicine is the sum total of the knowledge, skills, and practices based on the theories, beliefs...

    Acupuncture, Alternative medicine, Health 973  Words | 2  Pages

  • Veterinary Medicine

    information obtained from an autopsy often helps them determine which medications, if any, the other animals should receive. Some vets research what diseases animals are susceptible to, and others explore what medicines can treat them. Information that is crucial to know when working in veterinary medicine is its history, exploring the specialities and tools, and other crucial necessities. Historic findings have been found almost everywhere around the world. There have been Chinese writings that were about...

    Infectious disease, Medical school, Medicine 1986  Words | 6  Pages

  • Herbal Medicine

    Herbal and Nutritional Medicine Herbal medicines are certain types of medicines which are purely made by herbs. They don’t have any side effects, mainly because most of them are found in nature and are not harmful to the human body. Many well established medicines originally come from plants which is very interesting and completely opposite of different medicines which are made in labs. For example, the painkiller morphine comes from poppies, aspirin comes from the bark of willow trees and dioxin...

    Alternative medicine, Ayurveda, Herbal medicine 1016  Words | 3  Pages

  • Regenerative Medicine

    Regenerative Medicine Regenerative medicine is the process of creating living, functional tissues to replace or repair tissue or organs that are damaged. This is a relatively new process and can promote rejuvenation in previously irreparable organs. The process begins by taking adult stem cells from a damaged organ or tissue sample, and combining them with an organic structure so the cells may replicate the organ or tissue that they originated from. Each cell has its own chemical make-up which...

    Cellular differentiation, Liver, Organ 1287  Words | 4  Pages

  • Chemical Engineering

    Chemical Engineering Chemical engineering is applied chemistry used to overcome technical problems safely and economically. It is the branch of engineering concerned with the design, construction, and operation of machines and plants that perform chemical reactions to solve problems or make useful products. Chemical engineers also work in a variety of industries other than chemical manufacturing. They work in pharmaceuticals, healthcare, design and construction, pulp and paper, petrochemicals,...

    Chemical engineering, Chemical industry, Chemical reaction 708  Words | 3  Pages

  • Alternative Medicine

    Alternative and complementary medicine In this century, a wide rang of people choose alternative and complementary medicine to help alleviate their diseases or improve their general health. According to the World Health Organization (1996, p.1), “The term complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) refers to ways of protecting and restoring health that existed before the arrival of modern medicine”. Instead of taking a pill, some patients are opting for alternative medicine, such as yoga, tai chi and...

    Acupuncture, Alternative medicine, Ayurveda 998  Words | 3  Pages

  • Radioisotopes in Medicine

    Radioisotopes in Medicine Nuclear medicine uses radiation to provide diagnostic information about the functioning of a person's specific organs, or to treat them. Diagnostic procedures are now routine.  * Radiotherapy can be used to treat some medical conditions, especially cancer, using radiation to weaken or destroy particular targeted cells.  * Tens of millions of nuclear medicine procedures are performed each year, and demand for radioisotopes is increasing rapidly.  Nuclear Medicine This is...

    Cancer, Chemotherapy, Ionizing radiation 2554  Words | 7  Pages

  • Regenerative medicine

    Regenerative medicine Regenerative medicine is the process of replacing or regenerating human cells, tissues or organs to restore or establish normal function. It can be used for many things by many different techniques. It can benefit many different people in many different ways. Regenerative medicine replaces/repairs tissues that the body cannot repair on its own. This includes things such as organs like kidneys; if one needs to be removed we may be able to replace/repair it. Regenerative...

    Bone marrow, Cell, Organ 1242  Words | 4  Pages

  • Aboriginal Medicine

    led to the abatement of the Aboriginal traditional medicines.(p88). Losing their freedom to practice traditional therapeutics, the Aboriginal people eventually had to adapt to the culturally inappropriate ways of western medicines. The purpose of this paper is to examine the advantages of Aboriginal healing methods for the Aboriginal people, as well as to explain why these traditional methods continued to persist long after western style medicines were introduced. Advantages of Aboriginal Healing...

    Alternative medicine, Culture, Herbalism 2003  Words | 6  Pages

  • Chemical Egineering

    January 7, 2013 Chemical Engineering Chemical engineers are sometimes referred to as, “Universal Engineers”, because their technical mastery is so broad. My hope is that someday I will be called one of these universal engineers. I have always been interested in math and science. Chemistry has been my favorite science and I am immensely interested in building things and learning how things work. Therefore, I decided that chemical engineering is the job for me. By definition, chemical engineering is...

    Academic degree, American Institute of Chemical Engineers, Bachelor's degree 2033  Words | 6  Pages

  • Nanotechnology and Medicine

    Running Head: NANOTECHNOLOGY AND UNDERSTANDING ITS CONCEPTS IN MEDICINE Nanotechnology and Medicine Gladys Masker Contemporary Applications of the Sciences SCI215 Argosy University Online NANOTECHNOLOGY AND UNDERSTANDING ITS CONCEPTS IN MEDICINE To understand the concepts of nanotechnology and its uses, we must first get an understanding of what nanotechnology is. The size of a nanometer is a billionth of a meter, or 10-9 of a meter. To illustrate the size of a manometer, picture 100...

    Blood, Cardiac muscle, Circulatory system 1455  Words | 5  Pages

  • Nuclear Medicine

    Nuclear Medicine Nuclear medicine has been around for more than 50 years now and stems from the discovery of x-rays and artificial radioactivity. In 1946, nuclear medicine made a monumental breakthrough when radioactive iodine led to the complete disappearance of cancer in a patient’s thyroid. Nuclear medicine became widely used in the 1950’s to measure the function of the thyroid, to diagnose thyroid disease, and for the treatment of patients with hyperthyroidism. By the 1970’s nuclear medicine...

    Background radiation, Gamma ray, Ionizing radiation 2609  Words | 7  Pages

  • Radioisotopes in Medicine

    RADIOISOTOPES IN MEDICINE   ABSTRACT: Nuclear medicine has become fundamentally life-saving as a diagnostic tool in today’s medicine, however exposure to radioisotopes has risks. Understanding these risks and making an educated decision is crucial in personal choices regarding medical treatment. This overview of recent and relevant research provides an insight and support to the benefits of radioisotope usage, whilst presenting the associated risks.   INTRODUCTION: With the discovery...

    Cancer, Ionizing radiation, Nuclear medicine 1777  Words | 7  Pages

  • Physics in Medicine

    Cocker and Walton Prizes 2012 Physics in Medicine By Fayaz Rahaman ➢ Introduction Physics is about understanding the laws that govern the world around us. Most people know about the problems solved and the discoveries made by physicists in the past, such as the orbits of planets found by Galileo, the law of gravity first unravelled by Newton and later extended by Einstein. It is not as widely...

    Cancer, Magnetic resonance imaging, Medical imaging 1410  Words | 5  Pages

  • Chemical Equilibrium

    EXPERIMENT NO. 9 CHEMICAL EQUILIBRIUM Audrey De Castro FCD3, Group 9, Ms. Sarah Sibug Kristine Tavares March 27, 2014 I. ABSTRACT Chemical equilibrium is mostly involved in industrial processes such as synthesis of ammonia...

    Chemical reaction, Chemistry, Exothermic reaction 2089  Words | 7  Pages

  • Metaphysical Medicine

    Brittany Schwartz Professor Peters 5.9.12 Schwartz 1 Are the affects of Metaphysical Medicine successful in Medical Practice? Traditional medicine has become a victim of its own success. It is a fascinating story that parallels the development of science in the Western world since the time of Newton, Galileo and Descartes. However, as medical science proved its effectiveness in treating the human body, the mental and spiritual aspects of healing fell by the wayside. The reincorporation of...

    Healing, Health, Human body 2118  Words | 6  Pages

  • Chemical Equilibrium: Chemical Reactions

    Chapter 13 Chemical Equilibrium page 1 How far does a chemical reaction proceed? Many reactions, however, do not go to completion. For example decomposition of N2O4(colorless) to NO2(dark brown): N2O4(g) 2NO2(g) As time passes the concentration of N2O4 decreases and concentration of NO2 increases until both concentration level off at constant amount. Why do the reaction appear to stop after concentrations reach their constant amount? The results show...

    Chemical equilibrium, Chemical reaction, Chemistry 671  Words | 3  Pages

  • Alternative Medicine Essay 2

    Alternative Medicine A variety of alternative medicines and therapies have been becoming popular widespread nowadays, however some have also been criticized by the medical community that the methods are deficient in of scientific proofs. Alternative medicine is any healing treatment that falls outside the realm of conventional medicine. According to National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine (NCCAM), alternative medicine practices are recognized into five main categories: alternative...

    Adverse effect, Alternative medicine, Ayurveda 870  Words | 3  Pages

  • Traditional Chinese Medicine

    Traditional Chinese Medicine “Traditional Chinese medicine is a wide range of medicine practices sharing common concepts. It has been developed in China and is based on a tradition of more than 2,000 years. Various forms of herbal medicine, acupuncture, massage exercise, and dietary therapies are included.”(From Wikipedia) Traditional Chinese medicine has been widely acknowledged and is different from modern medicine. The traditional Chinese medicine develops slowly now. The model...

    Alternative medicine, Ayurveda, Health 1228  Words | 4  Pages

  • Is Alternative Herbal Medicine Healthy?

    Revision #1 Alternative herbal medicine is a much more health conscious way of healing than conventional medicine. Typical practices that doctors use today involve antibiotics: a quick fix, which I call the “Band-Aid” method. It is a way to cover up or hide the problems. Alternative medicine is quite the opposite and includes many forms such as acupuncture, Chinese herbs, vitamins, supplements, chiropractic, aromatherapy, massage, and homeopathic medicine. Its basis is founded on bringing...

    Adverse effect, Alternative medicine, Ayurveda 880  Words | 3  Pages

  • Chemical Waste Treatment

    Report on TREATMENT AND DISPOSAL OF CHEMICAL WASTES IN CHEM 111.1 PHYSICAL CHEMISTRY LABORATORY Submitted by: Christian Manahan Anna Esperanza Legaspi CHEM 180 – X 2nd Semester AY 2012-2013 Date Presented: March 21, 2013 Date Submitted: March 22, 2013 Prof. Josefina L. Solivas I. Introduction Chemicals have been indispensable in the everyday lives of humans. Their uses have made life easier and better. However, their effects on the environment have been accumulating and...

    Chemical reaction, Chemical substance, Chemistry 550  Words | 3  Pages

  • Basic Chemical Manufacturer

    seventh but more impressive is their growth which is twice the overall export growth of Pakistan. Basic Chemical manufacturer may be defined as production of drugs and chemical by synthesis, fermentation or extraction from naturally occurring materials of biological or mineral origin. Unfortunately, while the pharmaceutical formulation industry has grown at a relatively rapidly pace, the basic chemical industry in Pakistan has lagged behind. Basic manufacturer is dependent upon a reasonably well-developed...

    Chemical industry, Chlorine, Corporation 993  Words | 3  Pages

  • Complementary and Alternative Medicine

    and Alterative medicine (CAM) consumer is constantly increasing. According to the National Health Information survey in 2004, nearly 40% of American adults used some form of alternative therapies and spend around 30 billion dollars per year on unconventional medicine (Kayne 2008, p.93). The term “alternative medicine” refers to all the therapeutic practice that is not part of the conventional medicine such as: herbal medicine, acupuncture and yoga (Hirsch, 2009). Allopathic medicine is based on scientific...

    Acupuncture, Adverse effect, Alternative medicine 910  Words | 3  Pages

  • Period Herbal Medicine

    consciousness of the advertisement of herbal medicine at strategic locations such as roadsides, markets and motor parks in major towns and cities where the attention of passers-by could easily be attracted. A major channel of reaching the prospective consumers at such settings was the suspension of blaring loudspeakers on the top of stationary vehicles. Although this advertising channel still subsists, a new trend in the advertisement of herbal medicine in modern times is the aggressive marketing...

    Acupuncture, Advertising, Alternative medicine 821  Words | 3  Pages

  • Generoso Pharmaceutical & Chemical Inc.

    combining the Central Luzon region, in 1978, David established a company called Generoso Pharmaceuticals and Chemicals or GPC with Elizabeth a business associate, Rafael Buenaventura who was a salesman like David. The team set up shop at the Generoso residence in Tarlac. II. VIEWPOINT The Generoso pharmaceuticals and Chemicals Inc. is an industry where selling the Medicine and Drugs etc. that owned by David with Elizabeth and Rafael. The problems of this industry are how to make compete...

    Bayer, Central Luzon, Competition 808  Words | 4  Pages

  • Traditional Chinese Medicine vs. Western Medicine

    Traditional Chinese Medicine vs. Western Medicine Although it seems like a new health treatment in America, traditional Chinese medicine (TCM) has been around for centuries. It is based on a classic published in the third century, B.C., entitled Nei Jing, or The Yellow Emperor’s Classic of Internal Medicine. Many diseases and ailments that cannot be cured by Western medicine (WM) can be treated by TCM successfully. This is not to say that TCM can cure all diseases that Western medicine cannot. It is...

    Acupuncture, Alternative medicine, Chinese herbology 1048  Words | 3  Pages

  • Pharmacognosy: Chemical Compound and Drugs

    WHAT IS PHARMACOGNOSY? Pharmacognosy is the study of drugs of natural origin. The term comes from two Greek words: "pharmakon" meaning drug or medicine, and "gnosis" meaning knowledge. The American Society of Pharmacognosy defines pharmacognosy as "the study of the physical, chemical, biochemical and biological properties of drugs, drug substances or potential drugs or drug substances of natural origin as well as the search for new drugs from natural sources". Plant preparations are said...

    Chemical compound, Chemical element, Chemical substance 956  Words | 4  Pages

  • Chemical Basis of Life

    Chapter 4 The Chemical Basis of Life Introduction • Your body is an elaborate chemical system. • Chemical signals between brain less enable your mind to understand what you see. • You nourish those cells with chemicals that are obtained from food. • Life is all about chemicals and how they interact Concept 4.1 Life requires about 25 chemical elements Elements • Humans and other organisms are examples of matter. Matter: Anything that occupies space and has mass. (Physical...

    Atom, Atomic number, Chemical element 784  Words | 3  Pages

  • Personalized Medicine

    Running Head: PERSONALIZED MEDICINE PERSONALIZED MEDICINE Margaret Barnes SCl115-Introduction to Biology November 07, 2012 PERSONALIZED MEDICINE Personalized Medicine and Modern Genetics Technology:...

    DNA, DNA sequencing, Genetics 821  Words | 4  Pages

  • Medicine from the Sea

     Medicine from the Sea Derek Bunkofske Conservation Ecology ENVS 201 Charles Cole Sea Changes: Medicine from the Sea This was truly an amazing video that really made me realize just how amazing this planet really is, along with the special human beings that inhabit it. I know that sounds a little corny, but I don’t really know any other way of putting it. So many questions start to creep into my head after seeing something so incredible come from something that has been on...

    Algae, Bacteria, Cancer 941  Words | 5  Pages

  • The History of Chemical Warfare and Its Effect on the Environment

    specific facet of war that could be considered most detrimental… chemical warfare. "Chemical warfare is warfare (and associated military operations) using the toxic properties of chemical substances to kill, injure or incapacitate the enemy" (Chemical Warfare). But not only does it leave its mark on society and the people of the world, chemical warfare can destroy the unique qualities of nature as well. The practice of chemical warfare dates back to 1000 B.C and is still used today (Smart). ...

    Biological warfare, Chemical warfare, Chemical Weapons Convention 2667  Words | 7  Pages

  • Holistic Medicine vs Modern Medicine

    The debate of what type of medicine to use has been going on for hundreds of years. What is better for us to use holistic remedies or conventional medicine? What is safer for us to use? Most importantly what is going to work best to make us better? Exploring each side to see how they are different and how they are the same is the only way to answer these questions. Holistic and modern medicines are both effective healing methods, choosing the right one for you or a combination of both is the more...

    Immune system, Immunology, Infectious disease 1102  Words | 3  Pages

  • why to be a chemical engineer

    Gonzales Mrs. Krametbauer English III 10 November 2014 Why Chemical Engineering? Individuals take engineering as something distance to their lives due to rigorous courses to get through. As some would say that it is not worth it, other clever individuals have figured this out. To be a chemical engineer, an individual explores and takes on other sciences to create important products to better peoples lives. As Mark and Sherri Devaney stated, “…Chemical Engineers are charged primarily with finding ways to...

    Academic degree, Bachelor of Engineering, Bachelor of Science 2037  Words | 7  Pages

  • Alternative Medicine

    Is alternative medicine effective or ineffective? Since the beginning of time there have been various cultures that have counted on what modern Western physicians refer to as alternative medicine. Before modern Western medicine became what it is today every illness was treated by some sort of natural remedy or alternative medicine. The debate still continues today whether or not alternative medicine is effective or if they are temporary solutions that will eventually lead to a turning towards Western...

    Alternative medicine, Ayurveda, Health care 1133  Words | 3  Pages

  • Herbal Medicine

    World Health Organization (WHO), herbal medicines refers to health practices, approaches, knowledge and beliefs incorporating plant, animal and mineral based medicines, spiritual therapies, manual techniques and exercises, applied singularly or in combination to treat, diagnose and prevent illnesses or to maintain well-being. Different types of herbal medicines are widely applied in Asia, Africa, and Latin America to meet primary health-care needs. Herbal medicines have maintained its popularity in most...

    Alternative medicine, Ayurveda, Chinese herbology 858  Words | 3  Pages

  • Nano Robotics in Medicine

    NANOROBOTICS IN MEDICINE Archana Patil and Sonali Singh Aurora’s Engineering College, Bhongir. E-mail ID’s: arch_patil@yahoo.com and pooja_ur_friend143@yahoo.com Introduction: Imagine going to the doctor to get treatment for a persistent fever. Instead of giving you a pill or a shot, the doctor refers you to a special medical team which implants a tiny robot into your bloodstream. The robot detects the cause of your fever, travels to the appropriate system and provides a dose of medication directly...

    Human body, Microcontroller, Nanomedicine 1640  Words | 5  Pages

  • Herbal Medicine

    Alternative medicine has been around for centuries, although it has just started to become very popular in countries such as The United States. Many people now are following the trend without knowing anything about alternative medicine. People should be aware of the benefits as well as the precautions involved in taking these natural remedies. The most common form of alternative medicine nowadays is herbal medicines. These natural remedies can be found in millions of American homes today. Herbal...

    Alternative medicine, Ayurveda, Ginkgo biloba 1724  Words | 6  Pages

  • herbal medicine

    Background of the Study Herbal medicine, also known as phototherapy, is the use of plant remedies to prevent and treat ill health. Herbal medicine is the oldest and most universal system of medicine known, currently relied on by 85% of the world’s population. Modern western herbal medicine is based on a combination of traditional knowledge, clinical experience, an understanding of medical sciences and the scientific evidence base for herbal medicine. Herbal medicines are not used in the same way as...

    Alternative medicine, Chinese herbology, Herb 1160  Words | 4  Pages

  • The Integration of Chinese Medicine Into Mainstream Medicine

    The integration of Chinese Medicine into mainstream healthcare can only be achieved if the philosophy and practice of biomedicine are accepted by all practitioners alike. Western Medicine (WM) and Chinese Medicine (CM) are the two most extensively used medical systems throughout the world today, the two systems were integrated successfully throughout China in 1949 when Chairman Mao developed the Chinese health care system into one more adequate for the population of China. Chairman Mao is quoted...

    Acupuncture, Alternative medicine, Health 1734  Words | 6  Pages

  • Chemical Engineering

    Chemical Engineering In the future I would like to become a chemical engineer. I really enjoy chemistry and hands on workChemical engineering is the application of chemistry to large scale industrial systems.” (Chemical engineering). I enjoy helping build different things like skateboards, ramps and, fixing parts on different things. When I took the sixteen personality quiz it said I was a virtuoso. The virtuoso likes hands on work and exploring ideas which I think fits my personality perfectly...

    Academic degree, Chemical engineer, Chemical engineering 731  Words | 4  Pages

  • Veterinary Medicine

    Veterinary Medicine Veterinary medicine is the branch of medicine that deals with the diseases of animals. Treating pets is one of the most profitable fields in veterinary medicine. The proper vaccination of animals and the diagnosis of diseases are part of a veterinarian's duties. The first step to a career in veterinary medicine is deciding that it is the right path for you. If you like animals, enjoy working with your hands as well as your mind, and want a challenging job with different...

    Conservation medicine, Disease, Infectious disease 620  Words | 3  Pages

  • Chemical Compounds

    Al2(SO4)3.18H2O to crystallization point followed by cooling K2SO4 + Al2(SO4)3.18H2O + 6H2O K2SO4.Al2(SO4)3.24H2O APPARATUS: Two 250mL beakers, a glass rod, china dish, funnel, funnel stand, wire gauze, tripod stand, filter papers. CHEMICALS: Potassium Sulphate = 7g Aluminium Sulphate = 26.5g Conc. Sulphuric Acid = 3-4drops PROCEDURE: 1. Take Potassium Sulphate (7g) in a clean beaker. Dissolve it in minimum volume of distilled water by constantly stirring with glass rod...

    Alum, Aluminium, Aluminium sulfate 1928  Words | 7  Pages

  • Diseases and Medicine

    disease or infirmity." - World Health Organization. This definition of health in its broadest sense implies that curing of physical diseases and abnormalities alone cannot earn us a good health. Can medicines go beyond curing diseases, to improve our health on the mental and social grounds? The medicines for the mental diseases, like depression, might improve our mental and social health to some extent; however, good health in its broadest sense can only be achieved through improved lifestyle. Lifestyle...

    Eating, Health, Medicine 793  Words | 3  Pages

  • Personalized Medicine

    Personalized Medicine Introduction to Biology This paper focuses on the representation of the personalized medicine and how the modern techno-scientific has lead for its evolution. Personalized medicine refers to contemporary techno-scientific advantages in modern medicine, such as vitro fertilization technologies, organ transplantation, stem cell therapy, complex life support technologies, etc. The point here is that these and related developments not only continue to stretch and design life...

    Alternative medicine, In vitro fertilisation, Kidney 872  Words | 3  Pages

  • Soren's Chemicals

    Soren Chemicals Case Study 1. What is the addressable market size for Coracle? Is the first-year goal of $1.5 million sales reasonable? Answer: Currently there are 3 major players in the residential pool clarifier market, Keystone chemicals, Kymera and Jackson Laboratories as well as several distributors who are diluting and private lebeling Soren’s Kailan MW for residential use. Soren’s Jen Moritz estimates that these players have between 15 and 20 percent (15-20%) of the residential pool market...

    Pool, Retailing, Sales 922  Words | 4  Pages

  • Family Medicine

    Family Medicine: A medicine with compassion By Dr. MARIAM IJAZ My first rotation was Family medicine and on the very first day I was very much impressed and motivated by the direct involvement of doctors with the patients. The environment the ideology all attracted me and I enjoyed and enhanced many important traits like communication, compassion and counseling. Family medicine is based on continuity of care. The patient-physician...

    Family medicine, General practitioner, Health care 1000  Words | 3  Pages

  • Chemical Engineering

    Chemical Engineering Chemical Engineering is the branch of engineering concerned with the design and operation of industrial chemical plants. I have been interested in chemical engineering at a young age because I have plenty of engineers in my family. I was influenced by my family to go into engineering because I witnessed how much my family worked, and how much it is able to support my family. Becoming an engineer ensures me of a stable job, and I will be financially stable. Chemical engineering...

    Academic degree, Chemical engineer, Chemical engineering 1000  Words | 4  Pages

  • Chemical Weapons

    Chemical Weapons Chemical weapons use the toxic properties of chemical substances rather than their explosive properties to produce physical or physiological effects on an enemy. Although instances of what might be styled as chemical weapons date to antiquity, much of the lore of chemical weapons as viewed today has its origins in World War I. During that conflict "gas" (actually an aerosol or vapor) was used effectively on numerous occasions by both sides to alter the outcome of battles. A significant...

    Chemical warfare, Chemical Weapons Convention, Gerhard Schrader 2254  Words | 6  Pages

  • Eastman Chemical

    Products The products manufactured by Eastman Chemical Company are categorized in five key sectors. Defined by the end use of the products, these sectors provide a basic overview of the types of products produced. Included in the description of each sector is a brief summary of the type of consumer or industrial goods that utilize the products manufactured by Eastman.[5] Coatings, adhesives, specialty polymers and inks Utilizing raw materials including propane, ethane, butane, high sulfur coal...

    Acetic acid, Cellulose acetate, Chemical industry 1281  Words | 5  Pages

  • Chemicals and Properties

    Department of Chemistry Physical and Chemical Properties Submitted by                                                                                                                               Date Submitted: February 2, 2014    Date Performed:  January 31, 2014 Lab Section: Chem-180          Course Instructor: Professor Spenser                                                        Purpose The purpose of this lab experiment is to observe physical and chemical properties of substances which...

    Chemical property, Chemical reaction, Chemical substance 880  Words | 3  Pages

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