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Colon Cancer colon cancer is the ______ most common cancer in men and women. _______ allows for colon cancer to be found earlier and makes it more curable. a localized cancer treatment using high powered x-rays. a persons lifetime risk of developing colon cancer is one in _______. it is important to ____ well while undergoing treatment for colon cancer. Hard
Colorectal Cancer Colorectal cancer is the ________ most common cancer in men and women.. A localized treatment with high powered x-rays used for patients with colorectal cancer.. ________ allows for colorectal cancer to be found earlier and makes it more curable.. A persons lifetime risk of developing colorectal cancer is one in ________.. It is important to ________ well while undergoing treatment for colorectal cancer.. Hard
Common Dental Terms Tooth surface closest to the tongue side.. Pertaining to towards the back of the mouth. Premolars and molar area.. Tooth surface next to your lips.. Pertaining to towards the front of the mouth.. A plane through the very center of your mouth perpendicular to your nose.. Hard
Common Immunizations What is the disease? Fever, headache, weakness, vomiting, jaundice (yellowing of skin and eyes), joint pain. Stiffness in neck and abdominal muscles, difficulty swallowing, muscle spasms, fever. Swollen salivary glands (under the jaw), fever, headache, tiredness, muscle pain. Rash, fever, and swollen lymph nodes.. Rash, fever, cough, runny nose, pinkeye. Hard
Communication When Handling Medications Crossword The prioperative assistants involved in medication practices in OR shall be _________based. (10). _____________ of all medications and fluids on and off the sterile field must be done correctly and timely. (9). medication and fluids are to be checked by two persons ______________ (13). ________ medication must be delivered to the sterile field at a time (3). The surgeon's preference lists are not considered a _____ prescription (5). Adult
Components of Fitness Is the time taken to for a sports performer to respond to a stimulus and the initiation of their response. For example, a sprinter in the blocks responding to the starters gun. . Having an adequate range of motion in all joints of the body. It is the ability to move a joint through its complete range of movement. . Is the work done in a unit of time. It is calculated by using this equation:. Balance is the ability to maintain your centre of mass over a base of support. There are two types of balance: static & dynamic. . Is the relative ratio of fat to fat mass to fat free mass (vital organs, muscle &bones)in the body the three types of body shapes are:. Teenage
Concussions Common NSAID used to treat swelling. What happens when you get two concussions. Most common symptom of a concussion. Computer test used to see if a person has a concussion. Being without symptoms. Hard
Concussions most common symptom of brain injury. technical term for skull. serious injury caused by an accident. most diagnosed concussions do not involve this key sign/symptom. age group with a higher probability of sustaining a concussion. Big
Consumer Information last date a food product should be used , yeast or baby formula . likely to lead to addiction . packaged to make it clear whether the product has been opened since packaged. a store name used as the trade name of a product.. a product that does not have a brand name . Big
Contagion -live. -method of muliplying microbial organisms by letting them reproudce in a controled environment in a lab. -how communicable diseases move from one place to another. Center for _____________ Control-protects public health and provides safety. -flowering plant in the olive family. Teenage
Controlling Insulin Secretion The process by which the insulin is secreted by the cell. The change in potential difference opens these channels. The type of cell that secretes insulin. The sacs that contain the insulin. The final molecule that glucose is metabolised into. Adult
Dairy Foods Finish the crossword below as fast as you can A liquid produced from a cow, goat or certain other animals . This is found in all dairy products, it functions your bones and muscles. When the bones become increasingly porus, brittle and subject to fracture. a prepared food having the consistency of custard, made from milk curdled by the action of cultures, sometimes sweetened or flavored. a dessert made of eggs, sugar, and milk, either baked, boiled, or frozen. Older Children
Dementia It is concerned with auditory stimuli. This is an umberalla term used to describe a set of conditions. This can happen later on an evening to someone with dementia. A symptom that can show signs of dementia. This will help a person with dementia be understood. Hard
Dental Terminology Infection Control issues and enforced guidelines for infection control. type of immunity obtained from vaccinations. bacteria that require oxygen to live. symptoms observed by someone other than the patient. bacteria that do NOT need oxygen for survival. Hard
Diabetes Every Type 2 Diabetic should have a ...? of their own for regular testing. About 10-15% of all Diabetes are Type ...?. Diabetes is Australias fastest growing ...? Disease. Type 1 Diabetes most likely has ...? causes. Lifestyle Risk factor for Type 2 Diabetes?. Adult
Diabetes oral anti-diabetic that inhibits production of glucose by the liver. microvascular damage to the eye. This type of diabetes is a metabolic disorder characterized by deficiency of insulin production and increased insulin resistance. a macrovascular complication of diabetes. elevated blood glucose. Hard
Diabetes makes insulin. injects insulin into the body. injects insulin into the body. what glucose needs to get into. the cells that make insulin in the pancreas. Big
Diabetes Where Insulin is made.. Where the body's cell's attack each other.. Where extra Glucose is stored and is sent out when there is a shortage of Glucose in the blood stream.. Is in the Pancreas and makes Insulin.. The amount of Glucose in your blood.. Big
Diabetes The organ responsible for making insulin . A liquid used to treat low blood sugar . When you are ill it is important that you drink _______. When blood sugar falls below 70. A form of diabetes in which the pancreas makes littl in sulin or you body cannot use the insulin it does make . Older Children
Diabetes Can you find the following diabetes words? physician. needle. a person or thing that educates. your abnormal reaction of the body to a previously encountered allergen . the blood flowing through a circulatory system. Big
Diabetes: Type 1 A type of way to inject Insulin into yourself . The organ that makes Insulin, needed to convert glucose to energy. An experimental way to cure Diabetes. A sugar foun din the blood that is the bodys main energy source. When your Blood sugar level is to low. Hard
Diabetics a health care professional who advises people about meal planning, weight control and diabetes management.. unit representing the energy provided by food. a condition in which the number of red blood cells is less than normal . an extra amount of insulin taken to cover an expected rise in blood glucose . causing diabetes. Hard
Diet and Health how many chambers are there in the heart. which organ is known as the body's chemical factory. When one is unable to digest milk sugar, one has a ............. intolerance. another word for high blood sugar. high blood pressure. Older Children
Digestion secretes enzymes that break down separated fats also secretes insulin. helps move glucose into the blood. secretes bile into small intestine. secreted by liver and separates fats so they can be broken down by enzymes. this is where the body absorbs all food, vitamins, fluid and minerals. Older Children
Disease Tumors which are cancerous. Chemicals in the body that cause the symptoms of the allergic reaction. A disease that prevents the body from converting food into energy. Tiny one celled organisms. Any condition that interferes with the proper functioning of the body and mind. Hard
Diseases One of the most common STD's in the US. Examples of this are hypertension, atherosclerosis, and heart disease. A common method of prevention for STD's. A disease of the liver. A disease-causing microorganism. Hard
Disorders of the lower Respiratory Tract Complete puzzle using the clues. used to reduce distress from severe pleural effusion. Runny nose. Respiratory membrane secretion.. Absence of respirations.. Smoking is a _____________factor for lung cancer.. Hard
Diversity Oldest and most abundant organisms on earth. Single celled. Some animals have a fluid-filled body cavity called a _______. Caused by water and dissolved minerals which pushes sap up the xylem. The evolutionary development of a group of organisms . Closely related to prokaryotes but are not classified because they are not considered living. Hard
Do you know Osteoporosis? Sport to strengthen lower body. Muscles and bones work against gravity. Disease causing bones to thin. Small women. Lowers estrogen levels. Hard
Drug Abbreviations twice a day. right now. bedtime. quantity sufficient. subcutaneous. Teenage
Drugs after prohibition ended, this substance became public enemy #1. prejudice against this group of immigrants was a driving force of the Temperance movement. stimulant that produces effects by blocking monoamine receptors. this act of legislation created a tax on the sale of opioids and cocaine. this organ is responsible for removing drugs from the body. Hard
Drugs no spaces or dashes generic name for Avapro. generic name for Inderal. Brand name for labetalol. generic name for Tenormin. generic name for Inhibace. Big
Eating Disorders Eats excessively and purges food later on by use of laxatives, diet pills, or excessive exercise.. Otherwise not specified. May have many, but not all characteristics of the other disorders.. Victims of eating disorder can avoid or excessively consume this.. A person's ____ _____ is altered greatly if he or she is under the influence of the four types of eating disorders. . Eats excessively but does not purge food.. Teenage
Ebola Symptoms Form in the arteries, restricting flow of blood to organs. What a mix of black granules and arterial blood is called. What Ebola destroys more thoroughly than Marburg. How the organs are when the patient dies. Percent of victims that die from Ebola Sudan once infected. Hard
Effects of Violence Constantly sad. Causing death to yourself. Repeatedly ignored. Deeply distressing or disturbing experience. Instigator of conflict. Big
Emergency Medicine Roles manage and interpret. organize and support. coordination of care and administer. comfort and care. stabilize and treat. Big
Emphysema Not only air flow but ___ flow is also affected.. The ____ function is impared resulting in air trapping.. The lung tissues involved in exchange of gases is impared or __.. ___ emphysema destroys the entire alveolus.. ____ lung tissue looks like an old used sponge.. Older Children
Enrocrine System Disorders When your body is exposed to high levels of the hormone cortisol for a long time. Characterized by intense thirst, despite the drinking of fluids, and the excretion of large amounts of urine. Is a rare, usually noncancerous tumor that develops in cells in the center of an adrenal gland. Rare condition that causes abnormal growth in adults. Person has some or all of the physical traits of a woman, but the genetic makeup of a man. Hard
Exercise Use the handout to answer the crossword puzzle. Exercise makes your heart __________.. 'with air'. Exercise strengthens _____________.. Aerobic Exercise. Simples __________, such as touching your toes,. Older Children
exercise and activity carry cholesterol to liver for breakdown and excrettion. exercise where body's demand for oxygen is greater than can be available. force of blood against artery walls. decreases liklihood of having accidents and increases quality of life. deposit cholesterol in the body. Hard
Family Patterns A biologist who specialises in genetics. This is an alternative forms of a gene that arise by mutation. They are found at the same place as chromosomes.. The alleles are different. Males produce these using Meioisis. They fertilise eggs.. A condition that only needs one mutant gene to appear. Hard
Family Patterns A biologist who specializes in genetics. Each of two or more alternative forms of a gene that arise by mutation and are found at the same place on a chromosome.. Different alleles . The male reproductive cell; the male gamete; 'a sperm is mostly a nucleus surrounded by little other cellular material'. The changing of the structure of a gene, resulting in a variant form which may be transmitted to subsequent generations, caused by the alteration of single base units in DNA, or the deletion, insertion, or rearrangement of larger sections of genes or. Hard
Fever sickness of the lungs. rude or bold . intense. gastric sickness. harmful or poisonous. Hard
FIRST AID Apply pressure.. Cardiopulmonary resuscitation.. Clot in artery.. Artificial respiration.. Shortness of breath.. Teenage
First Aid Blockage in the brain.. Last resort, may lead to amputation.. Explosion of blood, most dangerous. . Coronary arteries are blocked.. Stands for deformity, open wounds, tenderness and swelling.. Older Children
First Aid you need an appointment to see him. red body liquid. sharp intrument found in the firstaid box. caused by heat from the sun. a bandage that supports an injured arm. Older Children
First Aid ____-degree brun: a burn that involves all layers of the skin and some underlying tissues. _____ resuscitation: a first aid technique that is used to restore heartbeat and breathing. ______ burn: a burn that occurs when chemicals in a laboratory or in products get on the skin or into the eyes or body. ______ breathing: a way of breathing air into an unconscious victim. Universal _____: a warning that a person has difficulty breathing. Very Difficult
First Aid Complete the crossword below A plastered item that holds a broken bone together to help it heal. Sharp tools that cut through things like paper, bandages etc. A Liquid that is wiped on a burn to help it not blister but to heal. A sticky bandage used to cover minor cuts and scrapes. White stretchy material that wraps around a infected or cut area . Big
First Aid Challenge Read the Clue and figure out the answer. Position to place breathing unconscious casualty in. Device use for assessing and shocking casualties heart in VF . Physical action of first aider to help circulate blood in unconsious non breathing casualty. First thing to check for when finding a casualty.. Acronym for recognition of a stroke. Very Difficult
First Aid Test when blood thickens at the wound. a pad placed over the wound. both layers o skin burned characterized by red, wet skin & blisters. loss of a lot of blood in a short period of time. air sacks for supplying oxygen & removing carbon dioxide. Hard
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