Science & Nature
Sickle Cell: What Is It?
In this one time class, I will provide an overview of the anatomy and physiology of Sickle Cell disease.
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In this class, we will begin by discussing the physiological process of Sickle cell disease. To do this, we will first discuss what the normal anatomy should look like. Then we will compare that to the anatomy of a person with Sickle cell disease. Students will also learn about the long-term affects. I will be using a few slides as I provide this information. I prefer to use an interactive discussion format. As I am providing information I will also encourage students to participate and...
This class is taught in English.
I have worked as a nurse in the ICU for the last 20 years. I have taken care of people with a variety of medical issues including Sickle cell disease. During that time, a very large portion of my job was to teach my patients about their disease process, medical treatments and necessary lifestyle changes. My patients have come from both ends of the age spectrum and everywhere in between. I have also taught kung-fu for more than 10 years. In this, I also taught students from all areas of the spectrum, including teenagers.
30 minutes per week in class, and maybe some time outside of class.
Cathy, practicing RN
Never give up! As long as you keep trying, you haven't failed.
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14 total reviews
43 completed classes
Hello everyone, My name is Cathy and I love to teach. I always have. I am now homeschooling my 6 year old daughter, and I am loving it. I am a registered nurse. I have worked, in the ICU, for the last 20 years. A very big part of my job, is to...