Discussion 4.1: Eating Disorders in Youth
Step 1: Research eating disorders in adolescence.
Discuss the following:
· How can societal and environmental influences contribute to eating disorders in adolescence?
· Discuss the steps you may take in a clinical setting when suspecting that a patient is suffering from an adolescent eating disorder.
Discussion 4.1: Urinary System Diseases
Step 1 Post your responses to the discussion board.
Answer the following questions and post your responses to the discussion board. If relevant, include personal experience in your responses.
· How does aging affect the function of the kidneys, the filtration process, and the formation of urine?
· What changes in the body could affect the functioning of the kidneys?
· What are some of the major diseases that affect the functions of the urinary system as one ages?
· How would you relate your responses regarding the function of the urinary system to the homeostasis of the body?