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Can you tell me about operant conditioning?

Can you tell me about operant conditioning?

Operant conditioning: Great wikipedia question.
Several good books by BF Skinner.
So every time I feed my dog I ring a bell. And he comes to eat and salvia flows. After awhile the dog salivates when he just hears the bell. Read about Pavlov's response. ...Read more

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Is any difference in effectiveness of behavior modification and operant conditioning for weight loss?

Is any difference in effectiveness of behavior modification and operant conditioning for weight loss?

Done right both work: Operant conditioning is a form of behavior modification. Behavior modification is based in part on these basic principles: if someone receives what is considered a reward after engaging in certain behavior, that behavior will be strengthened or occur more often. If someone receives no reward, that behavior will weaken or occur less often. It is up to you to set up what behaviors get what rewards. ...Read more

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Can intense daily exercise and self conditioning (for example auto suggestions) removes all ADHD symptoms? I'm 34 and can't focus more than 45min.

Can intense daily exercise and self conditioning (for example auto suggestions) removes all ADHD symptoms? I'm 34 and can't focus more than 45min.

Both help: But it is unlikely that it will remove all symptoms. I would recommend talking to your doctor about medication in combination with exercise and auto-suggestion treatments. ...Read more

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Can you give me an example of 0.3cmx 0.3cmx0.3 cm?

Can you give me an example of 0.3cmx 0.3cmx0.3 cm?

Close your computer!: After completing that task, book a comprehensive physical exam at your local PCP or UC clinic. You symptoms cannot be diagnosed online. You will need examination, evaluation, blood and urine testing, diagnosis and treatment ...Read more

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Pls give me example of processed diet and what it means?

Pls give me example of processed diet and what it means?

See below: A processed diet is one where you do not make your food from scratch and a manufacturer makes it. You are less likely to get preservatives and other additives if you make your food from scratch. ...Read more

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Is having an ivc in-situ an example of an "invasive procedure"?

Is having an ivc in-situ an example of an "invasive procedure"?

Insertion is: Insertion of the ivc is an invasive procedure yes. In situ just means it is there - often will be stated that way in imaging. ...Read more

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Is stimlulus-response example of how behavior reinforcement works?

Is stimlulus-response example of how behavior reinforcement works?

Classical v. Operant: Stimulus-response theory relates to pavlovian or classical conditioning (think about the experiments with food, a bell, and salivation). Behavioral reinforcement is a part of what is called operant conditioning (sometimes called "instrumental conditioning). A behavior is strengthened by a reinforcer provided in response to the desired behavior. To learn more, read about "conditioning.". ...Read more

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What are non-communicable diseases? What is an example of such a disease?

What are non-communicable diseases? What is an example of such a disease?

Non-communicable: Non-communicable diseases are those that you cannot transmit to another person - in other words, not contagious. Cellulitis. Rheumatoid arthritis. Coronary artery disease. Emphysema. There are many, many, many non-communicable diseases. ...Read more

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Body contouring and conditioning class?

Body contouring and conditioning class?

Good combination: It is important to achieve a stable body weight before undergoing body contouring. Conditioning classes are an excellent way to achieve this and maintain the results. ...Read more

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I need an example of a meal plan for a week.

I need an example of a meal plan for a week.

Nutrition app: There are several nutrition apps on the internet you can download for your use. Consult your physician for nutritional guidance when using any of these apps ...Read more

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Could you give me an example of holistic healthcare?

Could you give me an example of holistic healthcare?

Theory vs. Practice?: In theory, wholistic takes into account that health/disease is beyond body issues. As embodied souls connected to a mind, complex+fragile brain controlling a complex+fragile body with millions of orders/sec, issues of health/disease are integrated at all levels, not just body ; not just reactions to body issues/handicaps/pain. Unfortunately, in my experience, most offered is low quality/simplistic. ...Read more

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What is an example of quackery and self-fulfilling phophecy?

What is an example of quackery and self-fulfilling phophecy?

Suggestibility: If you are told that if you pray long and hard good things will come your way. Soko gokai. ...Read more

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I need to know what's an example of how kohlbergs theory can be applied in nursing?

See below: The is moral development and in nursing as well as medicine the best way to do this is by example-for if you present the best there'd is others will follow. ...Read more

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What is the only appropriate way to write "units" of insulin for example to avoid errors while reading the script or note?

What is the only appropriate way to write "units" of insulin for example to avoid errors while reading the script or note?

Insulin RX: Name of insulin
sig: # of units per day
# of vials
refills: # or duration of refills
this should do it for the pharmacy. ...Read more

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Which is an example of health fraud.?

Which is an example of health fraud.?

GlaxoSmithKline: According to ap, glaxosmithkline, the pharmaceutical giant, will pay $3 billion and plead guilty to promoting two popular drugs for unapproved uses and failing to disclose important safety info on 3rd drug, in the largest health care fraud settlement in us history. Unfortunately, many in the pharm industry view settlements as the cost of doing business. ...Read more

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Example of non bite exposure to rabies?

Example of non bite exposure to rabies?

Rabies transmission: Per the Centers for Disease Control: The most common mode of rabies virus transmission is through the bite and virus-containing saliva of an infected host. Though transmission has been rarely documented via other routes such as contamination of mucous membranes (i.e., eyes, nose, mouth), aerosol transmission, and corneal transplants. ...Read more

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Are there allergies to air conditioning?

Are there allergies to air conditioning?

Not really: Air conditioning in of itself would not cause an allergy antibody mediated reaction. However, some individuals can have a type of rhinitis that causes them to get runny nose and other allergy like symptoms with cold air from ac. ...Read more

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What is a 're-conditioning' of your hair?

Restore hair texture: Reconditioning is a term used by beauticians to refer to restoring normal texture to hair, and sometimes straightening curly hair. Creme packs, hot oil treatments, hot oil shampoos, etc..., are applied to the hair and allowed to remain while heat is applied with heat­ing caps, steamers, therapeutic lamps, etc... ...Read more

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What is an example of factitious disorder?

What is an example of factitious disorder?

M√ľnchausen by proxy: Is a factitious disorder; it is the involuntary use of another individual to play the patient role. For example, false symptoms are produced in children by the caregivers or parents, to produce the appearance of illness, or they may give misleading medical histories about their children. Such parents enjoy the attention that they receive from having a sick child. It is a psychiatric condition. ...Read more

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What is an example of a healthy breakfast?

What is an example of a healthy breakfast?

Healthy breakfast.: With the understanding that breakfast is an important meal in your day, start generally with leaner and more energizing choices. Cereals rich with complex carbohydrates and fiber for sustained energy, with skim or 1% milk to keep it lighter. Low fat yogurt and fresh fruit. Egg whites and whole grain toast. Try to avoid fatty breakfast meats. Keep your proteins lean. ...Read more

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Which is likely an example of health fraud.?

Which is likely an example of health fraud.?

GlaxoSmithKline: According to ap, glaxosmithkline, the pharmaceutical giant, will pay $3 billion and plead guilty to promoting two popular drugs for unapproved uses and failing to disclose important safety info on 3rd drug, in the largest health care fraud settlement in us history. Unfortunately, many in the pharm industry view settlements as the cost of doing business. ...Read more

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What is an example of a "performance enhancing drugs"?

Just what you expect: These do what you would think they do -- ones noted frequently in the press are the meds used by famous sports players/participants to further improve their abilities at baseball, cycling, etc. In recent years these have been legal medications that are intended for use in specific patient types but are being used "off-label" in others. Sometimes they're illegal. Any drug that improves performance. ...Read more

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Can I lose my boobs from doing softball conditioning?

Can I lose my boobs from doing softball conditioning?

Breast Tissue: Breast tissue is a combination of fat and gland tissue. If you are overweight, some of the fat may be lost from your improved fitness, but the glandular tissue will be unaffected. If you are of normal weight, there should be little change. ...Read more

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Does having the air conditioning on help kids with asthma?

Does having the air conditioning on help kids with asthma?

In some ways: Asthma is an inflammatory disease aggravated by allergies, heat, and humidity. Air conditioning allows asthma sufferers to remain cool without having to open windows, allowing pollens and other irritants into the house. However if the irritants are already in the house, like cigarette smoke, dust or mold in the ductwork, etc, then open windows could be the better option. ...Read more

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How to sleep when it's way too hot with no air conditioning?

How to sleep when it's way too hot with no air conditioning?

This can make: Sleeping very difficult. Take a cool bath before retiring to bed. Hopefully you can use a fan. A cool room temperature is more conducive to sleep than a hot one. ...Read more