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Social Security Benefits and How They Are Being Reduced

- Social Security Disability is a strong subject to research. Many people suffer because benefits get denied and this can be a long process to go through. Many will be denied time and again before they can see a law judge to be approved for benefits. According to the National Journal, social security will run short to pay full benefits by the year 2042. Sen. Lindsey Graham, Republican, South Carolina introduced legislation that would let workers invest up to $1,300 of their payroll taxes each year and would make gradual cuts in traditional benefits, reducing the payouts below what Social Security now promises....   [tags: benefits, social security, reduce]

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Reduced Nickel Centers

- Reduced nickel centers are important in a number of interesting and useful transformations including catalytic cross coupling of alkyl electrophiles,145,146 evolution of dihydrogen by protonation of nickel hydrides,147 dioxygen activation,148 as well as imparting catalytic activity to several metalloenzymes.149 Our interest in nickel(I) centers derives from our longstanding interest in reductive dehalogenation reactions using transition metal complexes.31,70,76-79,122,150 Nickel-mediated dehalogenation has been observed with factor F430 (Figure 4.1), the nickel-containing prosthetic group associated with methyl-coenzyme M reductase in methanogenic organisms.22,49,151 This cofactor has been s...   [tags: Chemistry]

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Biology Cannot Be Reduced to Chemistry and Physics

- Since the introduction of reductionism, science has greatly changed. Reductionism has captured the attention of many scientists, as well as philosophers of science for the reason that it seeks to accomplish such a large goal. However, we are posed with the question of whether or not reductionism is capable of sufficing enough information for all scientific inquiry. I will argue that biology is not capable of effectively being reduced to physics and or chemistry mainly because it cannot provide the sufficient quantities of information needed, mainly due to issues caused by incommensurability due to varying scientific meanings (which will be discussed with reference to Kuhn and Feyerabend) as...   [tags: scientific terminology, reductionism]

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Taking a Look at Degraded or Reduced Habitats

- In the tropical regions of the world, both dry and wet tropical forests have had their habitats severely reduced due to land use disturbances such as logging and the conversion of forest to land to be used for agriculture and cattle grazing. Over time, these lands have been left deserted because of years of misuse and abuse that left them no longer productive. Efforts have been underway over the last several decades to reconnect what is left of these fragmented forest habitats. However, restoration efforts are usually difficult in tropical regions for a variety of factors including the history and degree of degradation, the forest ecosystem type, available source of seeds, and environmental...   [tags: environmental issues, global warming]

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Can Divorce Be Reduced in Arab Nations?

- ... They didn’t at that time they didn’t use to care on luxury they cared only about the basic necessities and to survive and raise their children well. However, after the introduction of oil most families became rich and women lived in good luxurious life style. Some people claim that the reason behind divorce is because of culture not modernization. They are of the opinion that the culture of the GCC women is easy and lavish. The Daily Star newspaper by a designer in the runway show that was held in Dubai for the 17th time stated, “It’s not just outsiders who tap into the market....   [tags: gulf cooperation council, development]

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Federal Budget Must be Reduced

- Federal Budget Must be Reduced The annual multibillion-dollar federal budget threatens the future of the United States and must be reduced.To cut the size of the deficit, federal revenues must be increased, and federal outlays must be reduced, or a combination of the two may be used.Under the 1990 budget agreement, Congress cut defense spending and benefits to veterans, farmers, and Medicare and Medicaid patients. In addition, the agreement increased taxes for the wealthiest Americans and phased out some of their tax exemptions....   [tags: Argumentative Persuasive Economics Papers]

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The Reduced Value of Pilgrimage

- The Reduced Value of Pilgrimage Places of pilgrimage tend to be very over commercialised these days, there are normally hundreds of stalls or shops that sell novelty items or souvenirs from their pilgrimages such as rosary beads tee-shirts and similar souvenirs. One of the biggest examples of this is Lourdes, where in the village just before you get to the pilgrimage place there are roads full of stalls. Some people think that this takes some of the value away from the peaceful pilgrimage that they went to....   [tags: Papers]

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Solving the Foreclosure Crisis: The Reduced Payments Deposit Program

- How to Solve the Foreclosure Crisis. How do we solve the foreclosure crisis that now affects this great nation. That is a great question. It's definitely not going to be easy. There are no over night solutions or quick fixes. There is not one right answer, and there may not be only one way to fix this problem that we now face. But we do know that there is a big foreclosure crisis going on and that we have to take steps to try and fix it, and I have an idea on how to fix it. First off, I think that we need to look at where the train is coming off the track....   [tags: Economics]

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How Hunger can be Reduced in the United States

- How can hunger be reduced in the United States. In order to reduce hunger, every possible cause must be addressed. Climate changes, natural disasters, wars, and lack of aid are just a few causes of hunger and food insecurity. These issues can be dealt with nationally and locally. Nationally, there need to be programs and policies in place that give access to resources and the ability to sustain those efforts. To reduce hunger in local communities, more support needs to be given to farmers and markets, and there always needs to be access to food and aid....   [tags: national aid programs, farmer's markets]

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How Hunger Can Be Reduced in the United States

- ... Population is important to food security even though its rate of increase has gone down. More mouths equal more food needed. Malnutrition is also important, because twenty percent of people are “chronically undernourished.” Land available for agriculture is running low. Just because someone new gets elected or world finances get better does not mean food insecurity will go away. There are several reasons food insecurity is, and will continue to be, a problem. Decreasing crop harvests, rising water insufficiency, shifts in climate, and disease, just to name a few....   [tags: SNAP, UN world food program]

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French Politics: Should The Presidencial Term Be Reduced?

- Since 1962 when the referendum on the Direct Election of the President of the French Republic took place, the President was to be chosen by the people through universal suffrage instead of by the electoral college like it has been before. But the changes in French politics were far from over. During September 2000, the French voters had to make a very important decision that would forever change the nature of French politics. They were to decide if a constitutional amendment should be considered in order to reduce the presidential term from seven years to five....   [tags: direct election, universal suffrage]

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Reduced Cost From Outsourcing

- Reduced Costs from Outsourcing One of the main reasons companies will consider outsourcing is the overall reduced costs. Outsourcing provides a more efficient approach in controlling operating costs. Costs per additional employee include salary, overhead, equipment/software, training/education, other supplies, and possibly facility costs (Sood, 2005). Another cost savings quality is in overall Human Resources, as outsourcing eliminates costs for future development of employees, current trainings, recruitment, payroll and benefits....   [tags: Globalization]

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Health Disparities Between Indigenous and Non-Indigenous Australians

- There are significant health disparities that exist between Indigenous and Non-Indigenous Australians. Being an Indigenous Australian means the person is and identifies as an Indigenous Australian, acknowledges their Indigenous heritage and is accepted as such in the community they live in (Daly, Speedy, & Jackson, 2010). Compared with Non-Indigenous Australians, Aboriginal people die at much younger ages, have more disability and experience a reduced quality of life because of ill health. This difference in health status is why Indigenous Australians health is often described as “Third World health in a First World nation” (Carson, Dunbar, Chenhall, & Bailie, 2007, p.xxi)....   [tags: disability, reduced quality of life]

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Ecstasy: Neurotoxicity and How It Can Be Reduced

- Ecstasy: Neurotoxicity and How It Can Be Reduced Ecstasy (MDMA) has become a drug of choice among 18-25 year olds (2), and its effects on behavior and neurotoxicity merit the attention of this class. Ecstasy use has become fairly widespread on college campuses and in rave and nightclub settings. This paper will look at the mechanism through which MDMA acts, its neurotoxicity, and how users can reduce risk involved with ecstasy use. Ecstasy alters behavior by increasing serotonin levels in the brain....   [tags: Biology Essays Research Papers]

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Our Sugar Intake Must be Reduced

- Our Sugar Intake Must be Reduced.        Everyone that has grown up in this culture has memories of eating sweets as a child. They seem so harmless and yet they are dangerous. They can cause many health problems when taken in excess. It really is time that parents start to limit their child's sugar intake. The consequences are unbearable.   There are many problems that result from the intake of too many sugar products. First, they can cause malnutrition. Secondly, too much sugar can cause obesity....   [tags: Health Nutrition Diet Exercise Essays]

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Deep Vein Thrombosis On The Health Setting Can Be Reduced Through Appropriate Interventions

- Deep vein thrombosis in the healthcare setting can be reduced through appropriate interventions. A deep vein thrombosis can result in an emboli and ultimately lead to a pulmonary embolism. According to the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (2015), “The precise number of people affected by DVT/PE is unknown, although as many as 900,000 people could be affected (1 to 2 per 1,000) each year in the United States.” “Pulmonary embolism resulting from deep vein thrombosis—collectively referred to as venous thromboembolism—is the most common preventable cause of hospital death” (Maynard, 2015)....   [tags: Deep vein thrombosis, Vein, Patient, Deep vein]

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Statistics: How Statistics Determined Airbags Reduced Accident Fatalities

- The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), USA estimates more than 28,000 people survived vehicle crashes and are still alive due to the presence of frontal airbags in their vehicles as of 1 January 2009. This data has been accrued over time from crashes and fatalities on America’s highways and side streets. This paper will examine these statistics and compare information with this data. Air bags for drivers made first appearances in certain 1985 models. From 1987-1990, automatic protection for occupants was gradually phased in by the NHTSA ....   [tags: Driving Safety ]

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American Shopper Pass The Opportunity For Accumulate Great Items At Extremely Reduced Prices

- Would any self-respecting American shopper pass the opportunity to accumulate great items at extremely reduced prices. Of course not. The idea that there are people all around the country who are bold enough to criticize savvy shoppers just for trying to take advantage of great sales is awful. Huge sale events such as Black Friday receive relentless criticism year to year, but for no true reason. Targeted by people who are incapable of worrying about only themselves during the holiday season. Common complaints are that the sale times on Black Friday are getting earlier every year....   [tags: Christmas, Black Friday]

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Moderate Drinking and Reduced Risk of Heart Disease

- Alcohol use has been widely studied and documented, as I have found in my research. One article in particular, "Moderate Drinking and Reduced Risk of Heart Disease" by Arthur L. Klatsky, appears to be a good source that I will be able to use in my final research paper. This article will be a good source for two main reasons: first, Klatsky's article adds to my knowledge of my research topic, and second, Klatsky provides good evidence for his claim. Thus, Klatsky's article will help me write my final research paper....   [tags: essays research papers]

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Reduced Poaching Incidents due to Increased Poaching Laws

- Reduced Poaching Incidents due to Increased Poaching Laws While driving down and old dump road, Curly, as we will call him, spotted some deer just off the road. Slowing down he realized that the few deer that he had seen were all exceptionally fine bucks. Driving off he ponders whether he should go back and take these exceptional deer. Screech!!!. He flipped a 180 and headed back. Arriving back he picks out the nicest one of the bunch and reaches for his gun. Resting the gun in the door, he takes aim and shoots....   [tags: Argumentative Persuasive Essays]

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Novel Reduced Switches Single-Phase to Three-Phase On-line Uninterruptible Power Supply

- Abstract—This paper describes design considerations and performance analysis of a novel on-line single-phase to three-phase uninterruptible power supply (UPS) with reduced number of switches. The proposed topology uses only 5 active switches reducing the cost of the system compared to the traditional 10-switch topologies. The proposed UPS consists of a single-phase rectifier/charger, a two-leg/three-phase inverter connected to load, battery bank, DC link capacitor and an AC inductor. Detailed circuit operation and analysis as well as simulation results are also presented to verify its feasibility....   [tags: Electrical Engineering]

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A Brief Note On Environmentally Preferred Products That Have A Reduced Negative Impact On The Environment And Human Health

- EPP—Environmentally Preferred Products EPP are products that have a reduced negative impact on the environment and human health compared to other products. In this paper, I’ll be discussing three main points. The shift that EPP and other programs like it made in the construction industry to become a more environmentally conscious market. The effect and current practice of EPP. The last point I 'll be making is how EPP and others like will be in the future of construction. Environmentalism was the first steps in the ground work for EPP to come into existence....   [tags: Environmentalism, Environment]

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Assess some of the ways in which Third World Debt might be reduced.

- Assess some of the ways in which Third World Debt might be reduced. Despite the overwhelming number of statistics and indicators, global poverty is as hard to measure as it is to conceptualize. One fact is undeniable: someone is going to have to pay for past debts. It could be the people in debtor countries, or the banks, or the people in advanced industrial countries. Most likely it will be some combination of these three groups. In the last ten years, there have been a variety of proposals which, unfortunately, usually reflect only the special interests of the groups proposing them....   [tags: Economics]

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To Lose Belly Fat, Total Body Fat Must be Reduced

- ... Experts recommend this type of vigorous exercise for 75 minutes a week. (See References 3) You can incorporate intervals during most forms of cardio including bike riding, jogging, jumping rope, or while pedaling on an elliptical apparatus. Muscle-Strengthening Exercises Strength training can reduce your body fat including the fat below your belt. The muscle tissue you build requires your body to burn a lot of calories just to sustain itself; your resting metabolism increases and promotes weight loss....   [tags: diet, exercise, weight]

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Public Benefit

- Primary Public Benefit Area: Reduced Disparities Secondary Public Benefit Area: Improved Service Delivery Located in North Portland Roosevelt high school is situated in the heart of the St. Johns neighborhood. Much like the community, the school is experiencing a rebirth of sorts with aspirations for building a thriving community school possessing a strong core program grounded in a commitment to personalizing learning for all students. A recent recipient of a significant state School Improvement Grant Roosevelt staff, students and community have been working diligently over the past 18 months planning for and implementing a transformation model (See Attachment XX for specific details)...   [tags: Reduced Disparities, Improved Service Delivery]

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Community Policing

- Community policing is a policy and a strategy aimed at achieving more effective and efficient crime control, reduced fear of crime, improved quality of life, improved police services and police legitimacy, through a proactive reliance on community resources that seeks to change crime causing conditions. This assumes a need for greater accountability of police, greater public share in decision-making and greater concern for civil rights and liberties. The key characteristics of community policing are as follows: Police officers are usually called upon to be particularly thoughtful, creative problem solvers....   [tags: Crime Control, Strategy, Reduced Crime]

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Animal Testing Should be Reduced

- The common belief is that animal testing has accelerated science and medicine a great deal, but the truth is simple: animal experimentation has not cured a single disease. People have been misled into believing that animal experimentation is responsible for many “miracle cures” and “medical breakthroughs” for decades. The reason is very straightforward: animals differ from humans greatly—too much to be able to have accurate results from experiments. The only progress with infectious disease made in the 20th century was made through improved nutrition, hygiene, and public sanitation....   [tags: Animal Testing]

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The Federal Government has Reduced Individual Rights

- What do transportation laws, public education, and welfare programs have in common. All of them are not instituted solely by the state governments but by the central government. These are just a few examples that show the power of the central government has dramatically increased from when it was first instituted (Nosotro). There are many factors that have fueled this increase, but one major cause is the Seventeenth Amendment. The Seventeenth Amendment was added to the Constitution in the early 1900’s and called for the direct election of senators....   [tags: Seventeenth Amendment ]

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Child Abuse Can be Reduced by Educating Parents

- Parenting is not instinctive. If it were, everyone who had a child would be a good parent. Consequently, child abuse is a rising phenomenon in our society. Though no single factor has been identified as the cause of child maltreatment, it appears to be influenced by parents' histories, psychological resources, and economic status. Parenting must be learned. While this is often done through experience, education courses for individuals prior to their becoming parents, and close evaluation of questionable homes could enhance parents' knowledge and the childrens' well being....   [tags: Violence Against Children]

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How Women's Freedom to Study and Pursue a Paid Career Has Reduced Fertility Rates in the United States

- Post war America has been subject to rapid social change in the values and attitudes toward women and toward s traditional gender roles. Many women in North America today have left the traditional housewife role in order to participate in education and paid employment, to gain status as an individual as well as to make contribution to family household (Thornton & Cambum., 1979, p.61). The rise in female participation in education and paid labour has been accompanied with dramatic drop fertility, and we can anticipate this trend to continue into the future....   [tags: social change in post-war America]

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Ethanol Reduces Cellular Energy Supply By Altering The Metabolism

- Ethanol reduces cellular energy supply by altering the metabolism in mitochondria. While there are two other pathways in which ethanol can be metabolized, I introduce the mitochondria because it is responsible for synthesizing the ATP needed by our cells. The oxidation reaction that occurs in response to the presence of cellular ethanol causes an increase in the production of nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide hydrate (NADH) via the electron transport chain in the inner mitochondrial membrane. Metabolism of ethanol bypasses the metabolic control of the Krebs cycle dehydrogenases which regulate the amount of NADH produced by the electron transport system....   [tags: Metabolism, Cellular respiration]

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Uniforms: Road To Congress

- Your phone rings and its the school your child attends. They are calling to tell you that your child got into another fight over the clothes they were wearing. He is suspended for 3 days, and is missing out on education. To think, all of this could be avoided if the school required uniforms. High schools obviously should impose uniforms. There are three reasons. For one, it reduces bullying. Furthermore it lessons the stress of student and parents. Lastly, it gives scholars a sense of responsibility and discipline....   [tags: reduces bullying, discipline]

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Mitsubishi Rayon Reduces Half the Time Required for Molding Carbon Fiber Prepreg, Targeting Auto Applications

- Mitsubishi Rayon reduces half the time required for molding carbon fiber prepreg, targeting auto applications Mitsubishi Rayon announced on May 14th that the company commercially developed and started the sales of a rapidly hardened tough carbon fiber prepreg (Tough-Qure) from April. It not only reduced the required molding time by half but also improved toughness compared with conventional products. It takes about five minutes to harden the prepreg in stamping at 140 degrees C. The company is cultivating the market for alternative use of the conventional prepregs as well as automotive and other industrial machinery application areas....   [tags: Automobile Industry]

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How Recycling Reduces the Greenhouse Effect

- The process which infrared radiation is given by the atmosphere that will increase a planet’s temperature is greenhouse effect. Professionals give the name of greenhouse effect because of the warming air inside a greenhouse compared with the outside one. Also, it will bring about climate changes such as global warming and the pollutions will become more serious. Greenhouse effect has been a significant issue since the technologies around the world are becoming more developed. Greenhouse effect is becoming serious and serious due to the frequency of building new buildings, deforestations and other factors....   [tags: gobal warming, alternative materials]

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How the Gates Foundation Reduces Poverty

- How the Gates Foundation Reduces Poverty “We all have the chance to create a world where extreme poverty is the exception rather than the rule, and where all children have the same chance to thrive, no matter where they’re born” (Guacci). The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation started in 1997 when the Gates family read an article about the millions of children in poor countries who were dying from disease. They have been working to reduce poverty and poor health throughout the world ever since as well as create a better world for both future and present generations....   [tags: Extreme Poverty, Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation]

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How Coffee Reduces And Boosts Energy

- How Coffee Reduces and Boosts energy CNN Health reports, that over half of American adult’s drink coffee every day and coffee drinkers generally consume approximately three cups of their favorite it per day. That amount of caffeine may be the greatest concern of coffee 's effects on your body, although coffee 's effects aren 't all problematic. Coffee is a commonly used drink that people drink in the morning before they start their daily schedule to keep them energized. A lot of people drink coffee on the daily basis because they assume it gives them energy....   [tags: Coffee, Drink, Human body, Causality]

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Capital Punishment Reduces Heinous Crimes

- Even though all humans have a right to life, there are certain circumstances whereby this right can be overruled for instance taking the life of person. Death penalty has been adopted by many states and is commonly used for heinous crimes, especially murder. It is also used on crimes against the state such as treason, crimes against humanity, espionage and violent crimes while other states use it as part of military justice. A debate over death penalty has been going on for years now and continues to be extremely indecisive and a complicated issue....   [tags: Pro Death Penalty Essays]

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Juvenile Boot Camps Do Not Reduce Juvenile Delinquency

- Introduction Juvenile delinquency is a relatively new phenomenon. For this reason, society’s reactions and solutions to the problem of delinquency are also modern developments. The United States developed the first youth court in 1899 and is now home to many new and formerly untested methods of juvenile rehabilitation and correction. One of many unique programs within the Juvenile Justice system, boot camps are institutions designed to keep delinquent juveniles out of traditional incarceration facilities and still provide a structured method of punishment and rehabilitation....   [tags: Boot Camps Do Not Reduce Recidivism]

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How to Reduce Teen Suicide

- The word ‘Suicide,’ as defined by, is the act of killing yourself because you don’t want to continue living. To most people suicide is a scary word. When someone hears the word ‘suicide’ they go into a different state of mind and almost completely ignore the fact that the word was said, this needs to change. Suicide has become the third leading cause of death in humans ages fifteen to twenty-four. The only other causes higher are accidents and homicide. (Stibich). The rate of teenage suicide has grown rapidly in recent years, and the suffering communities seem to just turn a blind eye on the issue....   [tags: Teenage Suicide Essays]

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Trying to Reduce Teen Pregnancy

- Having pregnancy prevention programs can successfully influence teenagers to use contraceptives and participate in sexual education classes and counseling to prevent pregnancy in the community to help have a less corrupt society. These types of programs help young teenagers who are pregnant or have a high risk of becoming pregnant, especially since several teenagers do not receive parental support on a regular basis. In today’s society all over the world we have young teenagers thinking it’s acceptable to be pregnant since a majority of young teenagers are pregnant or thinking of becoming pregnant....   [tags: pregnancy prevention programs]

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Reduce Voting Age to 16

- ... There are people who go into war that don’t have enough life experience or knowledge of everything, yet they are managing to face every challenge that is thrown at them. Secondly, it is argued that by allowing 16 and 17 year olds to participate in the elections, would be meaningless because it is likely that they have been manipulated by the parents and brainwashed by false promises. Those who agree to this need to stop making false assumption; we are not a puppet or a 10 year old that is incapable of making a valuable decision on our own....   [tags: army, work, marry, independent, inmature]

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Dog Ownership Reduces Stress And Chances Of Depression

- Did you know that dog ownership reduces stress and chances of depression. Dogs are truly man’s best friend because they make people all around better off, both physically and emotionally. This Pedigree advertisement is targeted towards individuals that do not own dogs because they will see the happiness that dogs bring to their lives in this advertisement. There are two images; the only difference between the two is that one has a dog and one doesn’t. The small change in the image makes a huge impact in how it is perceived....   [tags: Dog, Pet, Animal shelter, Emotion]

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Racial Profiling by Police Is Ineffective and Reduces Public Safety

- Racial Profiling is law enforcement and private security practices that disproportionately target people of color for investigation and enforcement. Racial Profiling occurs across the United States and an overwhelming number of Hispanics and African Americans, including children, are being stopped. Some may say “racial profiling is an ineffective and degrading practice that violates civil rights” while others say that it is “necessary to counter terrorism and reduce crime.” In my opinion, stop and frisk is unfair and against citizens constitutional rights therefore, making it illegal and horrible, but I do believe it’s a tactic taken by police to ensure no crimes are happenin...   [tags: law enforcement & private security practices]

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Effective Strategies to Help Reduce Crime

- The question “how do we reduce crime” has been asked for many years. Numerous amount of research has been done on this topic to see if there are other ways to reduce crime. Reducing crime has been a heated debate for many years and continues to be an important topic to study. People often wonder if the policies that are currently in place even work to reduce crime. Statistics have shown for years now that the current techniques being used by police are not as effective as the some people might think there are....   [tags: Crime ]

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Unleashing the Cops to Reduce Crime Rates

- In the fifth chapter of Walker’s book, he discusses the idea that we can reduce crime rates if we “unleash” cops and give them more capabilities, deter future crimes through more severe punishments, and that we should lock up more criminals and for longer terms. The author of 14 books on issues of crime, policing, and policies surrounding those issues, Walker holds the title of Emeritus Professor of Criminal Justice at the University of Nebraska at Omaha where he taught for many years, even though he has not taught there since 2005....   [tags: crime, cops, policing, criminal justice]

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The Gold Standard to Reduce Scar Formation

- Since the early 1980s, antimitotics like 5-FU and MMC have been increasingly used as an adjunctive to trabeculectomy, and have become the gold standard to reduce scar formation. However, the nonspecific mechanism of action of these agents can result in severe side-effects 1. Therefore, there is still a need for alternative strategies to prevent filtration failure. We already showed that pharmacological enhancement of trabeculectomy using VEGF inhibitors was able to significantly improve rates of surgical success....   [tags: bevacizumab, administration routes]

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The Reduction Of Consumption Will Reduce Climate Change

- America has been disregarding the fact that our climate change influences the economy. Everyone aspires to live in America because they are under the impression that it is “great.” It may be ok for now, but it will go downhill if we don 't take action on our leading complication, pollution. It is damaging us not solely as a whole, but also altering our climate. A way to fight back this problem, is by consuming less to reduce emissions. In Capitan America, Narain and Bhutan argue their point, if we do not respond quickly, Americas climate will drastically change....   [tags: Greenhouse gas, Carbon dioxide, Emission standard]

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Reasons to help reduce homelessness in Canada

- ... Another major factor is technology, there is two factors in tech which can lead to homelessness. First factor can take place if somebody has acquired your laptop and you have important documents that have things like your social security number, bank accounts, passports, etc. In addition, this can lead to major losses in funds because the person is obtaining one’s identify and posing as the person. Another effect that can happen if somebody has come into possession of your identity if the person get in trouble with the police it can be go onto your personal records and could affect job related things which may lead to extreme money loss....   [tags: ongoing crisis, crimes]

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How To Reduce The Cost Of College Education

- One of the biggest problems facing students today is the fact that college expenses such as tuition, books, dorms and other items required to obtain a degree are becoming more and more expensive every year. Many students find that the little amount of income available is not sufficient to provide a stable source of payment for tuition. In addition, people are losing their jobs to a greater extent. According to U.S. Bureau of Labor and Statistics, the unemployment rate in California rises from 6.4 % to 12.1 % over the past seven months....   [tags: higher Education, higher learning]

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How to Reduce the Rate of Domestic Violence

- As professional athletes remind us on a weekly basis, domestic violence is a social problem which continues to plague the nation. Through stricter law enforcement, improved hospital reporting techniques, and nationwide education and counseling, this problem can be reduced. Domestic violence has many different names such as, family violence, battering, wife beating, and domestic abuse. All these terms refer to the same thing, abuse by marital, common law, or a dating partner in an intimate relationship....   [tags: Preventing Domestic Violence]

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Abortion Reduces Crime

- Abstract                No one is certain why crime rates have plummeted in the United States over the last decade. But that fact has not prevented politicians from taking credit for the downturn. The newest theory about why crime is down, however, put forward in a report by two highly regarded economists, is drawing both outrage and intense debate. The economists claim that abortion may prevent the birth of unwanted children, who would have received very little attention from their parents and therefore would have higher probability of committing crime....   [tags: Illustration Essay, Persuasive Essays]

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Gun Control Does NOT Reduce Crime

- The Second Amendment of the United States protects the right of the people to keep and bear arms. It was adopted on December 15, 1791 along with the rest of the Bill of Rights. The United States Government should not infringe on those rights by the enforcement of gun control against law-abiding citizens. Gun control does not reduce crime, does not stop criminals from obtaining guns, and does not address the real issue of violent crime. There is no evidence that gun control affects the crime rate....   [tags: against gun control]

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Boeing´s Program to Reduce Stress

- ... Research Question: Is there an improvement in stress reduction and better work performance with the use of stress therapy (aromatherapy) with both management and employee’s with more time used. Pretest results before study: Group one manager’s scores pretest: 7, 7, 8, 6, 5, 9, 10, 6, 8, 9, 10, 6, 6, and 8 Group two employee scores pretest: 6, 7, 7, 5, 7, 5, 8, 9, 10, 7, 8, 9, 10, 7, and 6 Group A total (M) 7.6667, (SD) 1.6762, n = 15 Group B total (M) 54.4667, (SD) 181.356, n = 15 Independent t-Test results pretest t-statistic assumptions: Ha1: μ1hr_A ≠ μ4hr_A -0.9994, df= 28, critical value= 2.0484....   [tags: aromatherapy, study, managers, employees]

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Massage Therapy Reduces Anxiety and Enhances EEG Patterns of Alertness and Math Computations

- So many people in the world talk about how beneficial massage can be and that it makes you feel more relaxed. They say that if you receive massage, even just once a month, that it could help you in many different aspects of your life, such as helping depression, lessening anxiety, becoming more relaxed more often, and that it can help you become less stressed in your day to day life. In this research study, the researchers hypothesize that massage would have an effect on anxiety, depression, and alertness....   [tags: Health]

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Clean Drinking Water Reduces Death Rates in Developing Countries

- The diseases spread by impure drinking water kill more people each year than Malaria and HIV/Aids combined. Experts estimate that more than five thousand children die every day in Africa due to diseases spread by contaminated drinking water. In the year 2013, more than thirty-four thousand people died of diarrhea related illnesses spread by dirty water (CBS 1). Dysentery, one of the many diseases that can come from dirty water, is a disorder of the lower intestine. A few common symptoms of dysentery include: bloody diarrhea, abdominal cramps, fever, and rectal discomfort....   [tags: Water Shortage in Third World]

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Prejudice in the School Systems and How to Fix It

- Today’s concerns about ethnic prejudice, taking place in the schools, are being brought to the forefront. In response to these concerns, two weeks of summer training is being considered as a requirement for all teachers and staff members. Some are under the impression that prejudice and hate are inevitable and therefore do not find the training necessary. What is being presented will address these concerns and show everyone that prejudice is prevalent with in the schools and can be reduced. There are effective methods that attempt to reduce this common issue....   [tags: reduce, research, prejudice]

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Best Practices to Reduce Ventilator Associated Pneumonia

- What is the best evidence based nursing practice in attempting to reduce (VAP) ventilated associated pneumonia. I decided to do an evidence based paper on VAP after talking to respiratory therapy on the sixth floor of Chippenham hospital during my clinical studies. I have a friend who has spent many years as a RN in the critical care unit and has seen the effects of different methods in reducing VAP first hand. This is a nursing intervention and the sole responsibility of the nurse. I can’t think of a better topic to research considering I am in my first semester of nursing school....   [tags: Nursing]

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College Should Reduce Tuition Price At High School

- The percentage of American high school graduates who attend college after high school use to rise regularly is now declining. 65.9 percent high school graduates , graduated in the spring of 2013 and immediately enrolled in college by that October. That has been the lowest percentage since 2003. Now those who didn’t enroll in college did obtain a job that October the government reported. College tuition is rising and college enrollment is declining. Colleges should reduce tuition price at least one-fourth of the price....   [tags: High school, College, Economic inequality, Family]

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Two Ways to Reduce Prejudice

- Two Ways to Reduce Prejudice Two ways in which prejudice can be reduced are Equal status contact and the pursuit of common goals. Deutsch and Collins (1951) carried out an early study of equal status contact. They compared two kinds of housing projects, one of which was thoroughly integrated with blacks and whites who were assigned houses regardless of their race, and the other was segregated. The residents of both housing projects were intensively interviewed and it was found that both casual and neighbourly contact were greater in the integrated housing with less prejudice among whites towards blacks....   [tags: Papers]

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Factors That Can Reduce The Viability Of Probiotic Cultures

- 1.2 Parameters affecting viability 1.2.1 Stresses Exposure to stresses can reduce the viability of probiotic cultures. The cultures encounter environmental stresses such as heat, cold and oxidative stresses during production and storage. High temperature can cause cell death of lactobacilli by denaturing and aggregating proteins, damaging the cell membrane, RNA and ribosomes (142). Low temperature can cause a decrease in membrane fluidity, and stabilization of secondary structures of RNA and DNA which reduces efficiency of translation, transcription and DNA replication (148)....   [tags: Bacteria, DNA, Cell membrane, Protein]

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How to Reduce Cheating and Plagiarism

- How to Reduce Cheating and Plagiarism Early in the fall semester, a professor of American studies at Cornell found a three-page paper on the Internet analyzing a poem by Anne Bradstreet. A student in his course had just handed in that very paper. Accused of plagiarism, the student confessed that she had taken the paper from an Anne Bradstreet Web site. She had locked herself out of her apartment the night before the paper was due, she said, and without access to her notes had panicked. Two weeks later, the professor's wife, who teaches psychology, gave an examination to her advanced class....   [tags: Expository Process Essays]

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Information and Communication Technology Will Not Reduce Poverty in Developing Countries

- Poverty is a major problem in developing countries. This problem could cause less education, unemployment, low quality of health and lack of information among people. There are many ways to diminish poverty such as giving subsidies, reduced tax, free education and providing information and communication technology (ICT) for the poor. There are evidences that ICT such as mobile phone, computer and internet could be the solution to decrease poverty in poor countries because it could increase knowledge and open new business opportunities....   [tags: poverty essay]

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Intervention Strategy to Reduce Stress in the Law Enforcement Workplace

- ... And due to such problems, officers experience lack of ability to concentrate which results in poor performs and absenteeism causing addition burden to other colleagues (The Art of Living, 2003). These conditions need to be mitigated through improved intervention strategies. Following strategies is developed to address the need to reduce stress in the work environment of police departments. Proposed Intervention Strategies • Revise internal procedures All internal procedures, especially, procedures that concerns officer safety, response time and internal procedures on officer misconduct is to be revised periodically....   [tags: life threatening situations, police persons]

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Efforts to Reduce Smoking Among College Students

- ... Although this shows why people continue to smoke, I believe there is another aspect of using tobacco that is more important. This aspect is why people start to use tobacco products. Without motive to begin using tobacco, countless lives would be saved, and the addictive drug found in tobacco would not be an issue (Murphy-Hoefer, Alder, and Higbee 371). There are many reasons why people begin using tobacco products, and it has been shown that 88% of smokers that smoke on a daily basis report that they started using tobacco products by the age of eighteen (CDC)....   [tags: tobacco use and consumption]

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Emory Healthcare's New System to Reduce Errors

- ... Emory Healthcare system is comprised of multiple inpatient hospitals and clinics within the state of Georgia. In response to the studies done in 2009 Emory rolled out the CPOE system in its inpatient units to try and reduce the number of errors occurring within their system. The COPE project at Emory Healthcare was thoroughly studied to understand the basic requirements needed by Emory prior to developing the system. While much went according to plan with the roll-out of the CPOE system, there were however several problems that Emory experienced in putting the system in place....   [tags: cpoe, medications, training]

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Does Air Pollution Help Reduce Global Warming?

- In the article Does Air Pollution Help Reduce Global Warming by Evan Galloway, the author starts off with naming some of the many contributors to global warming. One example he uses is a fossil fuel that we know as coal. Galloway goes on to describe what is released from the coal when it is burned (which is carbon dioxide and sulfate) and the affect it has on our atmosphere. When sulfate is released into the air it forms aerosols, which contribute to our pollution and acid rain. (Galloway, 2009) Lina M....   [tags: Global Warming Essays]

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Healthy School Lunches Will Reduce Childhood Obesity

- The average school lunch has about 900 calories, which is about half of the amount of total calories a child should consume daily. Many schools attempt to serve healthy lunches for students, but sometimes they are not aware of what "healthy" is. Other times they do not feel it necessary to spend a large amount of money on healthy food. If schools knew how healthier food would affect a child academically, they might be more inclined to pay. The American government must increase school funding, so that the schools can make this change for the students' benefit....   [tags: Obesity in Children]

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Herman Cain's Plan to Reduce Legislation and Boost the Economy

- The Man with a Plan The economic and job recovery plan of Herman Cain, promises to bring America back to the top. More and more people are beginning to listen and believe his visionary message. “In order to return to prosperity, government must get off our backs, out of our pockets, and out of our way.” (Herman) The feeling that the government just wants America’s economy to survive is relevant, when it should be allowing it to thrive. A new way of doing things needs to come about in Washington....   [tags: Economy, Politics]

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Water Pollution Reduces Drinking Water Quality

- Issue Statement The contamination of public water wells in Monmouth and Ocean County can lead to negative long terms effects and put a major impact on the cost for water filtration. The accumulation of polluted water being produced in the area requires additional treatments making our county limited to our expenses. Discussion Many water wells in the state of New Jersey in addition to those in Monmouth and Ocean County have been susceptible to pollution. Some experts say, including the DEP commissioner, that the problem is not whether water coming out of your tap is safe....   [tags: Drinking Water Quality]

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We Must Reduce Class Sizes and Improve Teaching Methods

- County High school's current purpose of education is to prepare students with the knowledge they need to be ready for the workforce. To fulfill their purpose they place a minimum of 30 students, if not more, in each class with only one teacher. I, as a junior at County High school, believe that to improve the education for the long term benefit of students the number of classes should be reduced and the customary teaching methods should be improved. Class sizes are too large and need to be reduced....   [tags: Class Sizes, Teaching Methods]

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The Restoration Plan of Beaver Creak

- I. Project Summary Students at Arcadia University are requesting a grant in order to restore the two streams on campus: Beaver Creek and Tookany Creek. Their objectives are to reduce the pollution and to prevent runoff as well as to restore and conserve the quality of the two streams. The students collected some data and saw small increases in nitrate and chlorine levels in the soil and water. Even though the concentrations of nitrate and chlorine are small, if not dealt with, the concentrations of both nitrate and chlorine will increase and cause many negative effects to the organisms living in the streams as well as the organisms that depend on the stream as a water source....   [tags: reduce pollution, planting, native vegetation]

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Punitive Forms Of Punishment Reduce Recidivism Rate And Lowers Rates Of Crime

- Punitive Forms of Punishment Reduce Recidivism Rate and Lowers Rates of Crime Name Institution Punitive Forms of Punishment Reduce Recidivism Rate and Lowers Rates of Crime Introduction The increased cases of crimes globally have raised concerns and debates on whether punitive forms of punishment reduce crime or not. Most people argue that a severe punishment reduces crime while some argue that it only makes things worse as the crimes are still repeated and the reasons for committing crimes vary....   [tags: Crime, Prison, Criminology, Capital punishment]

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Implementing A Cad System To Reduce Costs

- Implementing A CAD System TO Reduce Costs Introduction This report will analyze a proposal on how Woodbridge Foam could become more competitive through improvements in technology. This includes the saving of the companies money, shortening the design time for new products, decreasing quoting time and improving quality overall. By implementing a company wide CAD system, which would be networked together with each customer and all plants, these improvements could be achieved. Research will include interviewing various employees as to how business is done and what influences the winning or loosing of a contract....   [tags: essays research papers]

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How to Reduce Carbon Emissions to Comply with New UK Law

- ... In 2012 alone 3 million garments were donated by M&S customers. Currently, the company through its Plan A (M&S’ sustainability strategy) website is also enabling its customers to develop personal sustainability goals. 3.1.3 Continuous Improvement: M&S is striving continuously to improve and record its sustainability activities through • Developing and reporting a financial business case yearly on its Plan A activities • Software to help manage the traceability of raw materials for wood, paper, food and clothing products • Opening sustainability learning stores which uses natural light for illumination, has a living roof, non-Hydro Fluro Carbons (HFCs) for refrigeration and has no waste s...   [tags: climate change policies]

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America Must Reduce the Size of Government

- “Everyone wants to live at the expense of the state. They forget the state wants to live at the expense of everyone.” —Frederic Bastiat Introduction: States exist at the expense of their citizens, who are not aware of the price they pay. Although people tend to view states as indispensable institutions to promote equality, provide security, and protect public goods; they often overlook their sacrifice of liberty and economic well-being due to government interference. Forms of states vary—liberal democratic states, welfare states, communist states etc.—throughout the world; but their artificial nature is the same: states only emerged through the consent of all the citizens....   [tags: Political Science]

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Exploring Whether All Morality Should Reduce to Respecting Autonomy

- Kantian Ethics states that all morality can be reduced to respecting autonomy. This theory has faced criticisms as well as support. Its most plausible idea is that autonomous agents are capable of making their own decisions and even if their choices may not be the best for them, these choices should be respected. However, criticisms of this theory include concerns such as 1) respecting autonomy is not equivalent to respecting the autonomous agent, 2) the theory does not concern (or concerns very little) with non-autonomous agents such as children and non-human animals, 3) it is implausible that respecting autonomy is the only factor determining morality, and 4) respecting others’ autonomy do...   [tags: john rawls, kantian ethics, contractualism]

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How Does Modern Firefighters Reduce The Chances Of These Threatening Events?

- Upon arriving on scene you find a wood frame structure with heavy smoke pushing out of every opening. The smoke is very heavy and very dark black due to the incomplete combustion of kerosene fuel oil from a kerosene space heater. This incomplete combustion is caused by the a low amount of oxygen in the air, and this causes carbon monoxide and carbon to be produced instead of carbon dioxide. As the video progresses a fan is noticed at the front door as well as a firefighter walking around the house breaking windows....   [tags: Oxygen, Carbon dioxide, Combustion, Carbon]

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Online Psychological Intervention: A Feasible Measure to Reduce Treatment Barriers

- Online psychological intervention: A feasible measure to reduce barriers to treatment People with mental disorders often find it hard to access psychological treatment. Common barriers to treatment include limited accessibility, unable to afford treatment, fear of what others might think or say, and not knowing where to go for help (Olfson et. al., 2000). Among these barriers, fear of what others might think or say is particularly prominent for people with social anxiety disorder. People with social anxiety disorder are often ashamed of their symptoms, and those symptoms embarrassed them to seek treatment....   [tags: Psychology]

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Do Tighter Gun Control Laws Reduce The Murder Rate?

- Surely murder is a serious subject, which ought to be examined seriously. Instead, it is almost always examined politically in the context of gun control controversies, with stock arguments on both sides that have remained the same for decades. And most of those arguments are irrelevant to the central question: Do tighter gun control laws reduce the murder rate. That is not an esoteric question, nor one for which no empirical evidence is available. Think about it. We have 50 states, each with its own gun control laws, and many of those laws have gotten either tighter or looser over the years....   [tags: Gun politics in the United States, Firearm]

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Alternative Methods of Weed Control to Reduce Negative Impacts of Glyphosate

- Genetically modified crops are used more than landrace crops in agriculture, specifically glyphosate resistant crops. Glyphosate’s usage has increased, due to the main feature of “no run-off”. This seemingly perfect solution to farmer’s weed control problem has negative impacts not only towards the environment, but also to living organism’s health. Glyphosate is increasing plant’s susceptibility to diseases, which in turn will reduce crop yields. Glyphosate also decreases the amount of nutrients in crops, causing a stunt in growth and also a decrease in yields....   [tags: Environmental Issues, Herbicide]

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