XYY syndrome

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  • Francis Galton's Theory Of Nature And Nurture Of Criminals

    people’s reactions; however, there are no proof that a gene actually obliged a person to commit a crime or decide their destiny. On the other hand, there are many psychological theories that explain people’s behavior, and prove that certain outside factors do make people to commit crimes. However, like always, the exception to these rules makes researchers wonder if their theories are correct or nor. Finally, the questions of why a person commits crimes continues the same as it was before—with many doubts and many theories that can be used to try to answer. If there is a biological reason behind a person’s decisions, and there is actually an inhered destiny in people, a chaos would have happened in the world until is proven wrong. Like in the XYY theories, people would test others in order to eliminate the people who carry the gene. There would be no hope to change a person’s…

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  • Rhett Disease Case Study

    disabilities, what sickle cell does in children with neurodevelopment disorders, and what psychiatric disorders and down syndrome does in adolescents and young adults. This paper will only contain abstracts of my own doings for each journal I have obtained for this study. I will not be going into depth with every single disorder that is within a neurodevelopment disorder such as Mendelsohn’s Syndrome or…

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  • Adrienne Bashista Speech

    The speaker Adrienne Bashista gave a very insightful speech about what Fetal Alcohol Syndrome is and how it is caused. Before our speaker told us about her son, I had very little knowledge about what FASD was. I now realize how severe FASD is and how even the slightest consumption of alcohol can affect a fetus during pregnancy. I became aware that FASD is a rare syndrome that only 2 to 5 percent of the population have. This statistic surprised me due to a large amount of woman who may drink when…

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  • Intersex Sexual Development

    cortisol and aldosterone, that are essential for life. People with congenital adrenal hyperplasia lack an enzyme the adrenal gland needs to make the hormones. At the same time, the body produces more androgen, a type of male sex hormone. This causes male characteristics to appear early (or inappropriately).” (NIH, 2015) Along with early and excessive development, this condition can have some serious side effects in that one can have ambiguous genitalia and one can suffer from and an extreme…

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  • The Curious Incident Of The Dog In The Night-Time Book Analysis

    In 2012, a survey assessing children born in 2004 discovered that 1 in 68 children had been diagnosed with an autism spectrum disorder (CDC). This statistic shows how unlikely it would be for someone to go their entire life without meeting at least one person diagnosed with an autism spectrum disorder. Yet despite these high numbers, autistic individuals are rarely present in modern media. There are few books and movies that depict autistic characters, and those that do often use the disorder as…

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  • Stockholm Syndrome In Walt Disney's Beauty And The Beast

    characters are not perfect. In fact, in one of Walt Disney’s most iconic films, Beauty and the Beast, one of the characters suffers from a psychological disorder that baffles even the most trained psychologists, Stockholm Syndrome. Stockholm Syndrome is a psychological phenomenon in which victims of captivity or hostage situations…

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  • Mission Of Core Services

    Core Services of Northeast Tennessee serve to create a more inclusive community for their clients, individuals with developmental and/or intellectual disabilities. The passionate staff create a safe environment for their clients to come and learn, be included in the community, and learn to be empowered individuals. The mission of the Core Services is as follows: We are committed to empowering people with intellectual disabilities to live a shared vision of a valued life in connection with…

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  • Analysis Of The Film Freaks

    One of the most callous attributes of the American society over the past two centuries would be the mistreatment and judgment of “freaks” or people with disabilities. While this cruel treatment and hatred for disabled people has almost entirely vanished, it used to be a very common social norm as these freaks were treated as second-class citizens. Tod Browning’s notorious film “Freaks” accurately depicted these common ideologies of the early twentieth century, in addition to provoking new…

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  • Asperger's Syndrome Case Study

    Often described as “oddballs” or “loners”, people with Asperger’s have distinct qualities and characteristics. While there are many negative aspects of having Asperger’s Syndrome, there are a few positive notes. People with Asperger’s can be very loyal and caring friends. They say exactly what is on their minds with no filter. Those with Asperger’s tend to be more accepting and like people for who they are, and are easily content with what they have and are not interested in buying the latest…

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  • The Causes And Effects Of Autism Spectrum Disorder

    It is classified as a symptom of abnormal development in a pre-developed brain. Autism is a neurodevelopmental disorder that is characterized by very impaired social interaction, verbal and non-verbal communication, and a sort of repetitive behavior that exists. Since there are many children with different experiences of autism, the severity may be more or less compared to the others. The learning, thinking, and the way they solve problems could range from being very gifted to being severely…

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