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    Abuse In Healthcare

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    while working. The question was, is there any way to know if this customer is getting the same prescription note from other doctors and going to other pharmacies to get the same medication? The answer depends on where you live. A large majority of the states in the country have their own form of a database, but not all. These databases are not connected, either. If every pharmacy or doctors office had access to a shared database regarding their clients prescription abuse rates would be lower, unlawful distribution of drugs would not be as easy, and people would not be able to play the system and lie to doctors. Abused prescription medications usually fall into one of…

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    Domestic Abuse

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    decided to sexually abuse her. One night Mrs. Li’s husband came home in a drunken state and threatened to kill her with an air rifle. She then grabbed the rifle and slammed in his head twice, killing him. Afterwards, she cut off his head and put it in the pressure cooker. Then chopped his body pieces and boiled it before calling the police. Before all of this happenings, Mrs. Li had called her lawyer but instead of doing…

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    Abuse Definition

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    I never really knew what the true definition of abuse was. According to the dictionary, abuse is the improper or excessive use or treatment. I learned that abuse can be both mentally obtained and psychically. Honestly I can say that at first I did not know that there was a fine line between abuse and discipline. I cannot say that any of it was discipline because one is disciplined when they have done wrong. However, I have also learned that one can get abused for no reason. I will not pretend…

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    Nursing Home Abuse

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    people. The bitter truth is that the elderly in these homes are often the victims of various types of abuse that has an immense impact on their health. These forms of abuse include financial exploitation,…

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    class, race, religion, gender, sexual orientation, appearance, behavior, body language, personality, reputation, lineage, strength, size or ability.” (Stop Bullying) Verbal abuse…

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    Animal Abuse In America

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    Tale, in Redford’s The Horse Whisperer, and in the 1990s Newbery Winner Shiloh. These three pieces of literature can be associated with the month of April because it is Animal Abuse Awareness Month. “April is Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Month, and the ASPCA is urging supporters across the country to support their efforts to fight animal cruelty” (Chester). Organizations are reaching out for people to join and support the fight against animal abuse. The mission of the ASPCA was told in the…

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    Abuse In Adulthood

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    Child Abuse and its Effects in Adulthood In modern times many children are abused out of rage and neglect. This abuse can leave a child physically and emotionally broken. These effects can last all the way through adulthood or possibly the rest of their lives, but what challenge do they face exactly? Child abuse has many consequences like behavioral and mental health problems. There are many ways a parental figure can abuse a child like neglect, verbal, physical, and sexual. Depression,…

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    Animal Abuse Satire

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    Pet abuse are occurred in 88% of family homes that aren’t even reported .People take in animals for the right reason, while others take in animals for the wrong reason, people kill animals for their own use for clothing, jewelry, and food, and I am not saying everyone should be a vegetarian. 150 billion cats and dogs are killed each year, not including any other type of animal. Those cats and dogs had all probably been abused along the way, and some don’t even make it. Animal Cruelty,…

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    Abuse Of Elderly

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    increased in the past century, to around 79 years of age in the United States, there has also been an enormous increase in the amount of elder abuse due to health and financial issues. An estimated 4 million elderly Americans are subjected to some sort of physical, psychological, or other form of abuse and neglect. Abuse of the elderly is due to the increased elderly population and has only be exacerbated by the financial turmoil and stagnant median income in the United States. In addition to…

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    Elder Abuse

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    Elder abuse come in many ugly forms. Abuse forms are compared to one another and labeled with descriptive words that causes different punishments, because society sets the standards of the abuse to how society see it. Should society not see emotional abuse or finical abuse just as wrong as sexual abuse and punish the criminals the same? Just because one action is deemed more severe in society does not mean the abused elder feels the same way. Elder, generally those over 65 that has one kind of…

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