Health and Medicine
Abstract Today, more and more attention is being paid to the health state nationwide. Obesity influences physical activity and causes a variety of heart diseases that are also known as cardiovascular diseases (CVD).
Nutritional Support for Elder Patients
Abstract The modern aging society encourages healthcare workers to provide nutritional support for older people in order to live longer and healthier. The aging process is accompanied by age-related changes that occur at the cellular, molecular, and tissue levels.
Pathophysiology of Coronary Heart Disease
Abstract The early development of coronary heart disease (CHD) relates to atherosclerotic narrowing of the coronary arteries, and the growing need of the myocardium for oxygen at the increase of a patient’s activity.
Counseling Children in Grief
The experiences of grief influence all aspects of a child’s life. When sudden, unanticipated, or traumatic death occurs, there will be changes that will be manifested by the affected child. In the emphasis, there are several physical and emotional signs that can indicate that the child is grieving.
Applying Ethical Frameworks in Practice
Ethical dilemmas are common in the workplace. They occur when nurses have two options, from which they have to choose one. Due to risks involved in the process, they have to use critical thinking and employ decision-making models to arrive at an appropriate conclusion.