Compare and Contrast Essay: Tay-Sachs, Alzheimer’s, Parkinson’s and Fragile X Syndrome

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Date: July 22nd, 2011
Course: Learning Strategies – Learning How to Learn
Name: Sherry Bridgemohan
Instructor: Terry Leverton

Table of Contents
Table of contents.................................................................................................................. Pg 2
Graphic Organizers...............................................................................................................Pg 3
Outline................................................................................................................................. Pg 4-5
Rough Copy........................................................................................................................ Pg 6-12
Good Copy......................................................................................................................... Pg 13-20
Good Copy: Introduction....................................................................................................Pg 13
Good Copy: Paragraph 1 – Symptoms............................................................................... Pg 13-15
Good Copy: Paragraph 2 – Treatments or Interventions.....................................................Pg 16-17
Good Copy: Paragraph 3 – Similarities and Differences....................................................Pg 18-19
Good Copy: Conclusion....................................................................................................Pg 19-20
Bibliography.........................................................................................................................Pg 21
Appendix A – Compare and Contrast Chart.......................................................................Pg 22-24

Tay Sachs
Treatment/Intervention Symptoms
Currently there is no treatment for Tay Sachs disease. However there are ways to make the patient comfortable. There are also support groups for



Bibliography: • “Fragile X Syndrome”, MedicineNet.com, March 18th, 2011. http://www.medicinenet.com/fragile_x_syndrome/article.htm • “How Does Parkinson’s Disease Start?”, EHow Health, March 18th, 2011 http://www.ehow.com/how-does_4728463_parkinsons-disease-start.html • “Parkinson’s Disease Treatment”, News Medical, March 17th, 2011. http://www.news-medical.net/health/Parkinsons-Disease-Treatment.aspx • “Tay-Sachs Disease”, Early Intervention Support.com, March 17th, 2011. http://www.earlyinterventionsupport.com/diagnosis/List/Tay-Sachs-Disease.aspx • “Tay-Sachs Disease”, Mama’s Health, March 18th, 2011 http://www.mamashealth.com/tay.asp

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