A 10 page research essay on the harmful effects of unlabeled herbal products. The writer argues that the herbs should require testing for safety, efficacy and adverse reactions like any other drug. The writer supports this argument with a listing of known deaths linked to herbs and other adverse effects, the relatively short list of ‘safe’ herbs, based on few research studies, and how the FDA hands have been tied to regulate the industry by a few special interest groups. Bibliography lists 8 sources.
A 5 page research paper on legalizing marijuana for medicinal purposes. Bibliography lists 5 sources.
A 5 page overview of the potential medicinal value of herbs. This paper emphasizes that benefit can be overshadowed by negative impacts when these drugs are combined with others or taken in high concentration such as in herbal tea. The author provides brief notes on aloe, echinacea, feverfew, garlic, ginger, gingko biloba, ginseng, goldenseal, and Saint John’s Wort. Bibliography lists 11 sources.
A 5 page paper which discusses some herbs and spices in relationship to their various uses and their history. The predominant focus of the paper is on uses of herbs and spices in cooking. There are thousands of different spices and herbs on the market today, and also some which aren’t but can be grown at home. The herbs and spices discussed herein are thyme, oregano, mint, lovage, basil, sage, cinnamon, and pepper. Bibliography lists 5 sources.
This 10 page paper provides an overview of the research regarding the use of shark cartilage. This paper considers the research which has explored the use of shark cartilage as a therapy against cancer, arthritis and even AIDS and considers both the medicinal uses and the current “hype” around this natural treatment.
Bibliography lists 8 sources.
A 12 page paper on the ethical and moral issues surrounding medicinal marijuana. The paper presents a number of quotations of people in support of medical marijuana based on relief from the side effects caused by other drugs, and the doctors opinions about how western medicine has come up with legal drugs to treat these ailments, the moral/legal implications of patients who insist on marijuana over pharmaceuticals. On the moral issues, legislators opinions are provided, with a discussion of the current political environment surrounding medicinal marijuana. The writer posits that based on the above, at least research should be allowed to discover the medicinal properties. Bibliography lists 10 sources.
A 6 page paper in which the writer discusses deforestation as a threat to medicinal plants and the protective measures employed by various groups; and a discussion of eleven (recently discovered) plants and/or their medical derivitives, including taxol. The paper postulates that protecting these medicinal plants is imperative through ethics, and even the passage of more laws. Bibliography lists 7 sources.
5 pages in length. The ongoing debate on whether marijuana should be legalized for medicinal purposes continues to be hotly contested. This text argues in favor of the legalization of marijuana for medicinal purposes only. Bibliography lists 6 sources.
This 12-page-paper presents a detailed discussion on the benefits of legalizing marijuana for medicinal purposes. The purpose of the medicinal use, as well as the reasons it should be legalized are all discussed in-depth. Bibliography lists 10 sources.
This 5 page paper looks at some of the issues which should be considered when designing research. Using the example of research to assess poor communication within an organization, the way in which a research problem may be designed is considered in the context of personal opinions and biases. The potential presence of biases and where they may impact on research is discussed, as well as the way in which they may be overcome with primary research design. The bibliography cites 4 sources.
This 9 page paper is a research proposal to examine the way banks may increase their lending activity to sustainable development investments in Sub Sahara Africa. The proposal identifies the research problem and research question, looks at the way the research may take place and identifies the desired result of the research. The bibliography cites 10 sources.
This 12 page paper is a research proposal for the assessment of cognitive behavioral therapy in the treatment of depression. The paper starts with an introduction, including hypothesis, research questions and the justification for the research to take place. A literature review is presented followed by a proposed methodology, including details of research tools to be utilized. The paper ends with a timeline for the research. The bibliography cites 18 sources.