SCIENCE

Under : SCIENCE    Posted On :  26.04.2018 08:56 am    Author :  Ruth A Roth

Because of increasing longevity, the number of elderly people requiring long-term care is increasing.....

Under : SCIENCE    Posted On :  26.04.2018 08:42 am    Author :  Ruth A Roth

In the home, the family menu should serve as the basis of the client’s meal whenever possible.....

Under : SCIENCE    Posted On :  26.04.2018 08:28 am    Author :  Ruth A Roth

Illness and surgery can have devastating effects on nutritional status. ....

Under : SCIENCE    Posted On :  26.04.2018 08:17 am    Author :  Ruth A Roth

A virus is a microscopic parasite that invades and lives in or on, and thus infects, another organism, called the host.....

Under : SCIENCE    Posted On :  26.04.2018 08:04 am    Author :  Ruth A Roth

Fever typically accompanies an infection. Fevers and infections may be acute or chronic.....

Under : SCIENCE    Posted On :  26.04.2018 07:51 am    Author :  Ruth A Roth

In cases of serious burns, the loss of skin surface leads to enormous losses of fluids, electrolytes, and proteins. ....

Under : SCIENCE    Posted On :  26.04.2018 07:39 am    Author :  Ruth A Roth

Parenteral nutrition is the provision of nutrients intravenously. ....

Under : SCIENCE    Posted On :  26.04.2018 07:27 am    Author :  Ruth A Roth

The term enteral nutrition means the forms of feeding that bring nutrients directly into the digestive tract.....

Under : SCIENCE    Posted On :  26.04.2018 07:13 am    Author :  Ruth A Roth

Surgery stresses the client regardless of whether it is elective or not. ....

Under : SCIENCE    Posted On :  26.04.2018 07:02 am    Author :  Ruth A Roth

Normally, the human body operates in a state of homeostasis.....

Under : SCIENCE    Posted On :  26.04.2018 06:51 am    Author :  Ruth A Roth

The nutrient and calorie needs of the cancer client are actually greater than they were before the onset of the disease.....

Under : SCIENCE    Posted On :  26.04.2018 06:40 am    Author :  Ruth A Roth

Medical treatment of cancer can include surgical removal, radiation, chemotherapy, or a combination of these methods. ....

Under : SCIENCE    Posted On :  26.04.2018 06:29 am    Author :  Ruth A Roth

One of the first indications of cancer may be unexplained weight loss because the tumor cells use for their own metabolism and development the nutrien....

Under : SCIENCE    Posted On :  26.04.2018 06:14 am    Author :  Ruth A Roth

Although the relationships of food and cancer have not been proved, there appear to be associations between them—both good and bad.....

Under : SCIENCE    Posted On :  26.04.2018 06:01 am    Author :  Ruth A Roth

There are many types of cancer. A classification system was developed based on the type of cell that produced the cancer.....

Under : SCIENCE    Posted On :  26.04.2018 05:50 am    Author :  Ruth A Roth

The precise etiology of cancer is not known, but it is thought that heredity, viruses, environmental carcinogens, and possibly emotional stress contri....

Under : SCIENCE    Posted On :  26.04.2018 05:39 am    Author :  Ruth A Roth

It is a disease characterized by abnormal cell growth and can occur in any organ.....

Under : SCIENCE    Posted On :  26.04.2018 05:25 am    Author :  Ruth A Roth

Fiber is that part of food that is not broken down by digestive enzymes.....