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  • Leininger Nursing Theory

    Potential antecedents of Leininger’s Culture Care Theory include cultural awareness, cultural knowledge, cultural sensitivity, and cultural skills. According to the NCCC (n.d) cultural awareness is the foundation of cultural competence and is defined as being observant and conscious of the similarities and differences among cultures. Cultural sensitivity starts with self-awareness (Rew, 2014). It also includes being aware of cultural similarities and differences and their effect on values,…

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  • The Benefits Of Sex Education

    Over the years there has been a huge dispute across the country about whether to teach students about contraceptives or to teach them about abstinence only. The reason for this is that people cannot determine which option will bring the most benefits to the students. Abstinence-only education focuses on teaching students how to abstain from any type of sexual activity until after marriage. However, sex education courses focus on teaching the students how to use different contraceptive methods…

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  • Cervical Squamous Cell Carcinoma

    Catholic nuns, Amish, and Mormon women also tend to have lower rates of cervical cancer. Their exposure for HPV is lower, due to having fewer sexual partners. Sexual activity at an early age, can increase risk of HPV acquisition. Infection with human papillomavirus (HPV) is the most important risk factor for cervical cancer (Canadian Cancer Society, 2017). There are many different types of HPV that can infect the cervix. Only some forms of HPV can cause abnormal changes to cells that may turn…

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  • Hpv Vaccine Essay

    In recent years, there has been more and more controversy surrounding whether or not the human papilloma virus (HPV) vaccine needs to be mandated by the federal government. Some parents are under the impression that the vaccine will negatively impact their children, while others feel that the vaccine causes no harm to children, and even protects children from potentially life threatening diseases. In fact, there is data which indicates that more and more parents are refusing vaccination for…

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  • Hpv Controversy

    Ever since the FDA approved the human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine in 2006, its introduction has been embroiled in a medical, social, cultural, and political controversy. This controversy has once again been rekindled in the recent Republican primary debates between Texas governor Rick Perry and Congresswoman Michele Bachmann from Minnesota, in which Bachmann emphatically stated that Merck's HPV vaccine, Gardasil, causes mental retardation. As a physician, parent, and author of the…

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  • Can You Pop A Wart Essay

    Some skin lesions can be drained and healed by squeezing or popping them. If you want know can you pop a wart, or what happens if you pop a genital wart, you’ll discover the facts in this article. What Will Happen If I Try to Pop a Genital Wart? I Need to Know How Can You Pop a Wart Safely? Whether you’ve been plagued with genital warts in the past or if this is your first experience with them, you want them gone. There was just one, but now there are more. They’re ugly and they’ve really…

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  • HPV Case Study

    Human papillomavirus (HPV) is the most prevalent sexually transmitted infection in the United States. HPV family of viruses comprises many oncogenic and non-oncogenic types that cause anal, penile, and oropharyngeal cancers and anogenital warts in men respectively. It is estimated that more than 80% of sexually active men and women will be infected with at least one type of HPV at some point in their lives (Chesson et al., 2014). Moreover, genital HPV infection is most common among sexually…

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  • Key Stakeholders: The Vaccine For Children

    prevent. For example, some of the vaccines that are administered by the Vaccine for Children might take away how many individuals are going to doctors’ office for diseases that can potentially lead to continuous visits to the doctor like HPV (Human papillomavirus). As far as the key stakeholders these are the people who can pass or enforce laws that may either fulfill the goals of the program’s effort or get rid of the program in general. The main key stakeholder are the funders of this program…

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  • Anal Cancer Research Paper

    RISKS & CAUSES The majority of patients who are diagnosed with anal cancer don't have a clearly defined risk factor. However, factors that increase the risk of developing anal cancer are associated with the risk of human papillomavirus (HPV) infection. This virus is the same kind that causes genital warts. Certain strains of the HPV virus are associated with a high risk of developing anal cancer as well as cervical cancer and some types of throat cancer. Activities that put people at risk for…

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  • Benefits Of The HPV Vaccine

    In today’s day and age, many people continue to be uneducated on what HPV truly is and therefore, remain unsure if getting the HPV vaccination is necessary for them. HPV, which stands for human papillomavirus, is the most common STI (commonly used abbreviation used to refer to a sexually transmitted infection) found in society. While there are various different kinds of HPV, most of which are fairly harmless and go away on their own, other types of HPV can lead to other health issues developing…

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