Gestational diabetes mellitus

INTRODUCTION DEFINITION Gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM) is defined as any degree of glucose intolerance with onset or first recognition during pregnancy.It does not exclude the possibility that unrecognized glucose intolerance may begin concomitantly with the pregnancy1 Cause for Gestational Diabetes Pregnancy is mainly a glucose intolerant condition. As pregnancy advances, the sensitivity to insulin decreases … Read more

A Perspective on Leveraging the Mahabharata Framework

TAO Coaching A Perspective on Leveraging the Mahabharata Framework     Part 1 Preamble In the conversations, that also felt like accusations, I found myself getting increasingly incoherent on my resistance and disagreements with some of the elements of the discussion, and decided that unless I had viable and creative perspectives to the proposed discussions, … Read more

The Indian Construction Industry

Overview The construction scene in India must be studied before further investigating the influence of Indian construction companies abroad. The study of the characteristics of the Indian construction industry can help explain and provide pointers as to why Indian construction companies have a minimal presence in the global construction market. Hence, the following chapter discusses … Read more

Urdu language

Urdu is an Indo-Aryan language. It is evolved out of the various mutually intelligible dialects of Prakarit ,used across India long before the invasion of Muslims. The Muslims enriched it by incorporating Persian, Turkish and Arabic words. They employed the Parso-Arabic script for the local dialects(Rehman,2011,Islam,2011).It is one of the largest languages of the Indian … Read more

Personality disorders

Introduction Personality disorders are known as a class of mental disorders characterized by a stable and continuous pattern of thoughts, feelings and behavior during adolescence or early adulthood, deviating from the norm accepted by the individual’s culture, which are inflexible about many aspects in life and are associated with significant distress or disability (Ashton, 2013). … Read more

OAU/AU Peace mediation machinery established for resolution of conflicts

ABSTRACT In a consultation during the Second World War (WW.H) considerable attention was given to regionalism since states believe that only regional organizations could more effectively police world peace. Thus in May 1963 some prominent African leaders came together and formed the Organisation of African Unity (OAU) which later metamorphosed into the African Union (AU) … Read more

The Sources of Information

2.1.1: Primary Date Primary data is information collected by the researcher directly through instruments such as surveys, interviews, focus groups or observations. Primary research provides the researcher with the most accurate and up-to-date data. (ehow, Jennifer Neel) Sources of Primary Data: Sources of primary data will include Autobiographies, diaries, surveys, opinion polls etc. 2.1.2: Secondary … Read more

The concept of deconstruction

The concept of “deconstruction” was introduced by French philosopher Jacques Derrida. Later, deconstruction was developed to interrogate the assumptions of Western thought by reversing or displacing the binary oppositions that provide its foundation. (Shen, 2012) To deconstruct colonial discourse is not simply a process of expelling colonizers but more importantly reconstructing the cultural code that … Read more

How tolerance stack calculations are performed

1.0 Introduction The purpose of this literature report get a good grasp on how tolerance stack calculations are performed. The main article to be reviewed is ‘Tolerance Stack Analysis Methods’ by Fritz Scholz for the Research and Technology department of Boeing Information & Support Services located in Seattle, United States, released in 1995. The methods … Read more

Intelligence Analysis

Question 1: Applying the Intelligence Community’s Analytic Standards, contained in Intelligence Community Directive 203, are essential for quality work to be produced by the IC. The job of an intelligence analyst is difficult enough as it is. History is replete with enough examples of failures of the US IC to share information amongst one another, … Read more

The effects of globalisation on music

In this assignment I will be discussing and understanding the effects of globalisation on music with a wider cross-cultural context. I will be applying appropriate arguments to current business directions taking into consideration trends of globalisation. Discussing monopolization and the sustainability of the ‘big three’ major record labels, I will explain how the dominance of … Read more