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Health and Wellness

My program: The program that I created is titled Health and Wellness across the lifespan.  This is very important because I believe that we as a society need to strive to improve our overall health.  There are so many benefits … Continue reading

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The Thief of the Mind

What is Alzheimer’s disease?  To understand what Alzheimer’s disease is we need to start with some broader questions, what is dementia and what causes dementia?  Dementia is not just getting old, dementia is a general term for a decline in … Continue reading

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What I learned in Interdisciplinary Studies is…

Interdisciplinary studies to me was a major where I could put the classes that I’ve taken over my time at Plymouth State together and form a viable degree to graduate with.  I knew very little about the program in general … Continue reading

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Applied Project

My applied project consisted of me performing a seminar about Alzheimer’s disease at the nursing home that I work at.  This topic is important because it is a disease that unfortunately has no cure and is also a disease that … Continue reading

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Virtual Reality

Virtual reality seems to be the new craze that can be done with many different ideas.  I had my first experience with virtual reality around Halloween when I went to a haunted factory with some friends and they had a … Continue reading

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The PLN portfolio

What is a PLN?  Well first off PLN stands for Personal Learning Network and it is something where you can broadcast your ideas and opinions for others to see.  There is a lot of give and take that goes on … Continue reading

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Applied project outline

My plan for my applied project is to hold a seminar this Sunday at my nursing facility about early diagnosis and management of Alzheimer’s Disease.  I have posted flyers around my nursing facility to let people know that this seminar … Continue reading

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New experiences and new skills

Though my semester has been different than those by other student because I am only taking two classes while working full time I feel as if I have obtained a vast knowledge through my job.  My current job is as … Continue reading

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Professional Interdisciplinarians

This article that I found talks about the Interdisciplinary Education Perception Scale and how it is used to assess how someone views their own professions relationship with another profession.  This interested me because before entering this program I didn’t really think … Continue reading

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Telemedicine

Over the past week I read an article that talked about different ways that telemedicine is expanding.  The is a topic that I love to read about because I think that it is a great way to allow a larger … Continue reading

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