· Describe selected nervous system and special senses diseases and disorders

Disorders of the Nervous System

Objectives

· Describe selected nervous system and special senses diseases and disorders

· Describe issues and changes related to the nervous system and special senses at different points in the lifespan

Assignment Overview

This writing assignment explores a sample of the major disorders of the nervous system and special senses.

Deliverables

A two-page (1500-word minimum) paper on three major disorders of the nervous system and special senses

Step 1 Research three major disorders.

Use the Internet to research three major disorders of the nervous system. Choose one disorder that is related to the eye and one disorder that is related to the ear. The third disorder can relate to the nervous system in general or to any special sense.

Step 2 Write a two-page paper.

Write a paper on the three disorders you have chosen. The paper should discuss the causes, symptoms, diagnostic procedures, and treatment for each disorder. Include at least one image or diagram for each of the three disorders. You can copy and paste the image or provide the link to an online image. Cite your sources appropriately.

Step 3 Save and submit your assignment.

When you have completed the assignment, save a copy for yourself in an easily accessible place and submit your assignment to your instructor using the dropbox.