Monthly Archives: April 2012

Arriving Healthy

Summary- Newly-arrived immigrants in the United States (US) are found to be healthier than US native citizens. As time goes by, their health deteriorates and gets even worse down the generations. The main cause for this problem might root from … Continue reading

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Summary for Latino paradox

The Latino paradox summary: The name of the video is aptly named, because Latinos who are considered the American minorities and receive lower income, education and standard of living, are showing fewer signs of illnesses, ranging from “cardiovascular diseases, cancer” … Continue reading

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Latino Paradox

Summary- Research data has found that Latino immigrants have better health compared to other immigrants living under the same condition and other wealthier white Americans. Not only that they have a lower risk of getting heart diseases and other major … Continue reading

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Summary and response for “Arriving healthy”

Similarly as discussed in the video Latino paradox, many immigrants are living healthy lives but after their good healthy habits “expire” and they fall subject to the lifestyles of old Americans in the U.S., they too become victimized to the … Continue reading

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Summary and response for Trash on the spin cycle

Summary: In around the Hawaiian islands is the swirling vortex of trash coming from both the east and west landmasses, each contributing their own piles of trash as big as Texas itself. the biological impacts of this is that birds … Continue reading

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summary and respond “#2 Living in the United States: Is It Good for Our Health?”

poor people are healthier than rich people. poor people have low percentage of getting diseases. i think it is because rich people they can be able to get many junk food, such as coke and fries. and poor people eat like cheaper stuff … Continue reading

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summary of video clip” Latino Paradox”

According to the research that was taken at Alameda county, California shows that Latinos, which is the poorest group, are have the best health condition. Researchers identified the similar phenomenon that Dr. Margarita found ” Larino Paradox”. It is kind … Continue reading

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