Published on December 2, 2015
For more course tutorials visit www.uophelp.com Resource: healthfinder® Web site at http://healthfinder.gov/ • Due Date: Day 4 [post to the Main forum] • Select a genetic disorder from the list below. o Huntington’s disease HCA 240 Health and Diseases Course Syllabus Page 12 o Achondroplasia o Cystic fibrosis o Sickle cell anemia o Phenylketonuria o Down syndrome • Navigate to the healthfinder® Web site. • Use the alphabetic index under Diseases, Conditions and Injuries on the left side of the page to locate your selected genetic disorder. • Post your response to the following: Describe to a 7th-grade student what they would expect to see if a person was diagnosed with your selected genetic disorder. How would you express the disease symptoms and at least one current treatment method in a way the student could easily understand? • Respond to your classmates’ posts by asking clarification questions a 7th-grade science student would ask.