ALEX Classroom Resource

  

Alzheimer's Disease and Heredity

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Title:

Alzheimer's Disease and Heredity

URL:

https://aptv.pbslearningmedia.org/resource/tdc02.sci.life.gen.alzheimers/alzheimers-disease/

Content Source:

PBS
Type: Audio/Video

Overview:

Learn about the difficulties that arise from identifying the genetic causes of diseases for which there currently is no cure and explore the potential for gene therapy to one day cure diseases like Alzheimer's, in this video segment from the Secret of Life School Video: "Genetic Medicine: Tinkering with Our Genes."

This alignment results from the ALEX Health/PE COS Resource Alignment Summit.

Content Standard(s):
Health Education
HE (2019)
Grade: 9-12
Health Education
HE.1.3) Analyze how genetics and family history can impact personal health.

Examples: family history of heart disease, diabetes, cancer, or addictions

Tags: Alzheimers Disease, Genetics, Health, Heredity
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Partnered Event: Health/PE COS Summit
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Author: Kristen Barnett
The event this resource created for:Health/PE COS Summit