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    “According to statistics from 2009, more than 386,000 Americans died of heart disease that year, accounting for one out of six deaths in the country” (Thaik 32). The development of potential heart disease occurs when the human heart is not functioning properly. The heart is the most important organ in the body and therefore must be taken care of. The human heart is unique, from development, to function, and potential health issues. The development of the human heart begins before birth. The development of the heart has various stages. According to Cynthia Thaik, M.D., the first stage of heart development “begins when cardiac precursor cells migrate to form a primitive heart tube” (16). After a primitive heart tube is formed the second stage…

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    The Human Heart: A General Description The heart is the main organ of the cardiovascular system in the human body. Its primary function is to pump oxygen- and nutrient-rich blood throughout the 60,000 miles of blood vessels that make up this system ("Heart, 2015"). About the size of a clenched fist, the heart is located in the middle of the chest, between the lungs and nestled behind the ribcage. It lies a little to the left of the sternum. The shape of the heart is reminiscent of an upside…

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    The human heart contains a specialized conduction system through which it can create and transmit electrical impulses without any external neural input. The main components of the conduction system of the heart include the SA node, AV node, Bundle of His and the Purkinje fibers. The sinoatrial node (also known as SA node) is a natural pacemaker and is responsible for depolarization of the right and left atrium. This produces a P wave on the EKG reading which is normally 0.1 second and its normal…

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    Have you ever wondered the difference between human and humane? In the story Heart of Darkness, by Joseph Conrad, right off the bat the reader is hit with the problem of the “nature of man”, and what it means to be human or humane. To be human means to have a sense of mind, to be living, and be at peace in mind. However, to be humane means to be gentle compassionate, caring, and have sympathy. It is often pondered that to be human means to be humane, however as Marlow learned on his travels…

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    Lawrence makes a statement about the fact that man is capable of the most heinous and despicable acts. Though man is not an animal, he is inclined to be much more cruel than any other living thing. Humans have a moral guideline to live by, but throughout many generations, they have proved themselves to be less than civilized. By way of example, in his novel, Heart of Darkness, Joseph Conrad illustrates how man can truly behave without any restraint or modal guideline when placed in a less than…

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    Joseph Conrad is a writer who enjoyed innovating, in his novella of Heart of Darkness; Conrad adopted a novel narrative structure. This distinctive piece has connected the adventure of Marlow in Africa and the search of self restrain together tightly and perfectly. The novella truly is a herald work used the theme of the discovery of psychological world in human nature. The embedded narrative structure of Heart of Darkness is rather special, it combines one structure inside another, with the…

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    The minotaur representing the human and animal side in each of us means that each of us has a good side and bad side. Perhaps you seen it in the new. A thought to be normal kid just a little quiet grows up to become a killer and a cannibal. The killer, cannibal side of him was the animal in him that showed itself. Not everyone shows their animal side. Most of us are pretty good at taming the beast inside. Perhaps that is what the minotaur had trouble with. When he was a baby it has been said…

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    Humans have been able to live on Earth together for thousands of years, surviving, procreating and evolving into what and who we are today. Still in recent years, the society that humans have created has made us grow apart (Shadyac). The thing is though that humans have something already in us in order to create a more connected and better society. That thing is the human aura or the human energy field. This sort of feature that is inside of humans could lead to a better world for all of us and…

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    Essay about The romantic elements in "The daffodils" Williams Wordworth William Wordsworth's "Daffodils" incorporates the ideas and aspects that are essential in poetry from the Romantic movement. Various peaceful images of nature, including a field of daffodils, possess human qualities in the poem. These natural images express Wordsworth's self-reflections, whether it be tranquil solitude at the beginning of the poem or excitement about being in the company of daffodils at the…

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    “Man is the only creature who refuses to be what he is.” - Albert Camus. In many ways, humans tend to ignore countless aspects of their nature. In fiction literature, authors use different methods to reveal this nature. After reading several short stories, it is easy to see the different methods that authors use and what characteristics they specifically reveal about human nature. Often times, authors of fiction literature will use both actions and the narration of the characters to convey…

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