Tag: Gender

Gender is the range of characteristics pertaining to, and differentiating between, femininity and masculinity. Depending on the context, these characteristics may include biological sex, sex-based social structures, or gender identity.


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Gender Differences in Disease
Nursing Essays
Introduction: Men are more susceptible than women for certain diseases. Discuss. There are a number of diseases that affect men more than woman, these include heart disease which has been stated in literature to be the number one killer of men, stroke, peripheral vascular disease and dementia... Last modified: 23rd Apr 2021

Women’s Health and Gender Bias in Healthcare
Nursing Literature Reviews
Introduction: When differences in healthcare and treatment are due to gender bias, a more pressing concern calls for our attention owing to the potential to harm patients.... Last modified: 22nd Dec 2020

Relationship between Gender Inequality and Hunger
Nursing Essays
Introduction: Relation of Gender Inequality and Hunger Hunger, malnutrition and poverty are natural human phenomena, but they are often discussed in ways that are far removed from people’s experiences and thus c... Last modified: 3rd Jun 2020

Case Study: Socio-Economic Influences on Health
Nursing Case Studies
Introduction: Zivile Mikucioniene Introduction In the year 2005 the health promotion has been defined by World Health Organization. This program enables people to pose control over their health and its determina... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

Colour blindness and gender
Nursing Questions
Introduction: Question Why is colour blindness less common in women? Answer Colour blindness occurs in around 8% of the male European population, and around 0.5% of female Europeans. This inequality is due to the a... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

How media affects our perception on gender
Nursing Essays
Introduction: Media plays a great role on our day to day doings: for our views on particular fields of thoughts, our purchasing thought, and the way and of performance (how people things) and on various aspects on ... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

Gender Bias in Nursing
Nursing Essays
Introduction: Gender Female Bias Gender bias is common in nursing. It is my own experience of facing gender bias in my own institution. When I was working as an Instructor in my institution, there was opportunity ... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

The Health Inequalities Between Genders
Nursing Essays
Introduction: Gender norms and values are not fixed. They evolve over time, vary substantially from place to place, and are subject to change. Thus, the poor health consequences resulting from gender differences an... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

Effects of Dementia | Considering Gender and Age
Nursing Essays
Introduction: Dementia has been associated with impaired memory, poor orientation, low thinking capacity, low comprehension, language problems, poor calculation, poor judgment and learning capacity. With such effec... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

Marginalization of Transgender Women
Nursing Essays
Introduction: As a family nurse practitioner (FNP) student, it is important to provide unbiased and culturally-competent healthcare services regardless of age, race, religion, socio-economic status, or gender orie... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

Depression in the Gender Constructs of Men and Women
Nursing Essays
Introduction: Depression is one of the most common mental disorders in the United States affecting both males and females of varying ages. Depression, or a depressive illness, involves intense feelings of sadness ... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

Health Essays - Gender Health Disparities
Nursing Essays
Introduction: Men’s Health: Men Are far from being the ‘Stronger Sex’, they are Actually the Opposite Introduction: Gender-based Health Disparities While the study of gender in health has allowed ... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

Comparison of Musculoskeletal Disorders in Gender
Nursing Essays
Introduction: Nichelle Morgan Research Question: Does the physical and psychosocial effects of musculoskeletal disorders differ between both male and female computer workers employed at the UWI St. Augustine Repu... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

Treatments for Hair Loss
Nursing Essays
Introduction: Best Hair Treatment  There are many causes for hair fall ranging from male pattern hair loss to thyroid disease, Iron deficiency anaemia etc. Many causes are gender specific like Androgenic alopecia... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020