WhenWe Crossword Puzzles

Health Crossword Puzzles

 Make a Crossword Puzzle   Make a Word Search from a Reading Assignment   Make a Word Search from a List of Words 
 All Crossword Puzzles
 Health Word Search Puzzles
 Young Kids Crossword Puzzles
 Older Children Crossword Puzzles
 Teenage Crossword Puzzles
 Adult Crossword Puzzles
 Simple Crossword Puzzles
 Easy Crossword Puzzles
 Moderately Challenging Crossword Puzzles
 Hard Crossword Puzzles
 Very Difficult Crossword Puzzles
 Big Crossword Puzzles
send to a friend

Health Crossword Subjects

Health Crosswords

To view or print a Health crossword puzzle click on its title.

Title Instructions / Description Sample Puzzle Hints Difficulty
Nutrition An enzymatic way our body breaks down food. An example of a complete protein. Milk is a good source of this. Another term for fat. Required by the body in large amounts. Big
Oral Pathology Descriptive Terminology 'New growth' abnormal cells exhibit uncontrolled growth. Benign discoloration of mucosa or gingiva. A flat, pigmented lesion larger than 1 cm. Resembles normal cells, remain localized, cannot spread to distant sites but can invade adjacent tissues. A lesion that has a deep cleft or grooves. Very Difficult
Phlebotomy number of attempts you can get a stick on a patient before asking for help. area inside of the elbow on interior arm where most sticks occur. small, nonraised red spots on the skin when tourniquet is left on too long. an infection of the BONE . swollen. Hard
The Immune System they interfer with the growth of the virus. injections of a weakness or mild form of an antigen as a result of the immune response. immunity against abnormal cells and pathogens inside living cells. immunity aginst atigens and pathogens in the body fluids.. overreaction of the immune system to antigens. Hard
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
Sports Medicine Injuries Use the hints to determine what injury or emergency is being described. _______ degree burns can actuallly penetrate through muscle and bone and cause permanent damage.. this can lead to heat cramps, exhaustion or even heat stroke if you drink enough water.. When someone 'pulls' a muscle.. Also know as a brain attack because the brain is not getting adequate amounts of blood so think F.A.S.T.. When someone has been bitten by a snake they have been ______________ and you should call 911.. Hard
Cardiology A form of cell injury that results in the premature death of cells in living tissue. Pertaining to the heart lung. Pertaining to upper ventricle . Medicines used to treat heart rhythm disorders. An excess of fats or lipids in the blood. Very Difficult
Cerebral Palsy splinting of the uninvolved limb. another name for white matter damage. rarest form of CP. These infants are most at risk. . supports body weight during walking on treadmill. Hard
Nutrients Important for building strong bones and teeth. Found in meats and whole dairy products like milk, cheese, cream and ice cream. Important for making blood and building cells. Important to keep the digestive tract working smoothly. Needed for healthy blood. Found in animal products. Big
Human Genetic Disorders Disease, changes shape of red blood cells, clogs blood vessels, doesn't carry as much oxygen. The allele for sickle-cell disease and normal cells are ___________. Genetic __________ is when you seek help to fing the chance of genetic disorders in offspring. A family tree that shows genetic traits among family members. Cystic Fibrosis is when _________ gets trapped in the lungs makng it hard to breathe. Older Children
Emergency Medicine Roles manage and interpret. organize and support. coordination of care and administer. comfort and care. stabilize and treat. Big
Autism the man who discovered aspergers synderom. stands for autism spectrum disorder. autism symbol. a after school program for kids with autism to help them. opposite of the same,autism kids are.... Hard
Hand Washing Healthcare workers can do this to their hands by touching an environmental surface. I should - my hands after removing gloves. Broken areas of skin should be covered with a - dressing. I should wash my hands for at least - seconds. The transmission of infection is called-. Older Children
Health Conditions Name a negative symptom of Schizophrenia. What are the fatty deposits called which build up and block the arteries in Coronary Heart Disease?. Name one psychological factor which causes anorexia. What is the name of the treatment for a stroke which dissolves blood clots and restores the flow of blood to the brain?. Name a professional who would be involved in the treatment of Anorexia. Hard
Mood Disorder Complete the crossword below a natural instinctive state of mind deriving from one's circumstances, mood, or relationships with others.. a complex system of nerves and networks in the brain, involving several areas near the edge of the cortex concerned with instinct and mood. It controls the basic emotions. a mild form of mania, marked by elation and hyperactivity.. a mood disorder that causes a persistent feeling of sadness and loss of interest. . treatment intended to relieve or heal a disorder.. Big
Kidney Transplant a blood test done to determine how well the recipient and donor's tissue will match. occurs when the body recognizes that the transplanted kidney is not it's own. a member of the health care team who directly cares for the patient. when the donor and recipient's blood is mixed together to find out if the recipient's cells will damage the donor cells. a treatment used to replace lost kidney function. 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
Microbiology Diseases of the Respiratory System Are abrupt, major changes in viruses.. Infection occurs from from inhalation of airborne conidia . Upper Respiratory Bacterial Diseases . Develops into general malaise and swelling on the neck. cause about 50% of all colds. Hard
Malignant Tumors Malignant tumor of bone forming tissue. Overproduction of abnormal white blood cells circulating in the blood. Malignant tumor of squamous epithelium. Malignant skin tumor associated with excessive exposure to the sun . This leukemia is most frequently occurs in middle-aged adults. Hard
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
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
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
Lou Gehrig's Disease What is the disease also known as . Average life expectancy. What sport did Lou Gehrig's play. How can you usually get the disease. What system is affected. . Hard
Skin Care What does a disinfectant have to have on its label in order to prove it kills bacteria. The process of perspiring and cooling the body to maintain a healthy body temperature. A clear, slightly yellow fluid located within vessels and filtered by the lymph nodes. This system eliminates waste from the body and is comprised of the kidneys, liver, skin, large intestine and lungs. Thick-walled chambers of the bottom half of the heart and are referred as 'Left' or 'right'.. Hard
Respiratory System oxygen, instument to measure. excessive, breathing. lung, pertaining to, vessel, process of recording. chest, pain. pertaining to, lung. Hard
Midwifery fluid that surround the baby. these are painful. we would like this to come first. cut after delivery. this needs to dilate 10 cms. Adult
Geronimo A member of certain tribal societies who acts as a medium between the visible world and an invisible spirit world and who practices magic or sorcery for purposes of healing, divination, and control over natural events.. a member of any of the first groups of people living in North America or South America; especially : a member of one of these groups from the U.S.. A person specializing in combat or warfare, especially within the context of a tribal or clan-based society that recognizes a separate warrior class or caste.. The collective term for several culturally related groups of Native Americans in the United States originally from the Southwest United States. . A group of Apache Native Americans who live in the Southwest United States.. Older Children
Spina Bifida What type of scan is used to see if the defect is mild or severe?. Spina Bifida is a type of birth defect called.... A test that helps confirm if the baby has Spina Bifida.... How is it passed down?. Spina Bifida is a type of...... Easy
The Head muscle that helps you chew . injuies with three levels of severity . break in cranial bones . bleeding between the skull and brain . number of cranial bones . Hard
Teething The pointy teeth. A mineral used to build strong teeth.. The number of teeth we are born with. A natural acid not good for teeth. A teething _______can be used for pain relief. Teenage
The Immune System Two types: B-cells and T-cells. The special organ where white blood cells mature. Layer of skin. A fluid membrane in the throat, nose, and mouth. Special cells of the immune system that recognize foreign invaders. Older Children
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
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
The Mayans they used to record dates and.... in his way of working they were considered as very________. they didnīt worried about hunting or ________ food thanks to the tamed animals.. the spanish take one of this food to ___________. they tried new farming _____ to cultivate their food. Hard
Bipolar Disorder symptoms may include sadness, anxiety, irritability, loss of energy, uncontrollable crying, change in appetite causing weight loss or gain, increased need for sleep, difficulty making decisions, and thoughts of death or suicide. nonstop physical activity, can go days without eating or sleeping. signs of lithium toxicity coarse hand tremors, mental confusion and muscle hyperirritability. signs of lithium toxicity nausea vomiting, diarrhea, thirst, slurred speech, lethargy. symptoms may include excessive happiness, excitement, irritability, restlessness, increased energy, less need for sleep, racing thoughts, high sex drive, and a tendency to make grand and unattainable plans.. Hard
Meningitis A symptom of Bacterial Meningitis. Name the country where Meningitis originated from. The scientific name of Bacterial Meningitis . This disease affects mostly young kids . A symptom of Meningitis. Hard
Viruses a virus must take control of a specific kind of cell in order to __________. A virus can infect this. scientists have developed__________________uses for viruses in treating genetic disorders . the living cell that a virus infects is a __________cell. a virus that infects bacteria. Hard
The Digestive System Gland that secretes most of the digestive enzymes. Glands that producs and secrete saliva. Largest organ in the body that produces bile.. Organ that senses taste of food and helps push food to the back of the mouth. First section of the small intestine, where most chemical digestion occurs. Hard
Methods of Training How well your muscles work, how strong you are and how much power you have. . Type of training where a person must keep their exercise going for a certain amount of time. Training that uses weight for muscles to push against. A type of training that has stations for different exercises. Training method that is also known as 'speed play'. Older Children
Melanoma Study of skin and related issues.. The American Academy of Dermatology urges everyone to examine their ________ regularly.. When detected in its earliest stages, melanoma is highly ________.. What rule should you follow for early warning signs of Melanoma when looking at a mole?. One half does not match the other half.. Hard
Metabolism Doesn't need oxygen.. The inside of Mitochondrion.. Fluid inside the Chloroplast. . Two units of energy and the estimated amount of energy needed to raise the temperature of one gram of water by one degree celsius. . Chemical compound that reflect wavelengths of visible light (color). Hard
Genetics Terms Match the word to its correct definition. The study of heredity and the variation of inherited characteristics.. Any cell of a living organism other than the reproductive cells.. A chromosomal disorder that affects only males. Males with this condition are born with at least one extra X chromosome. . A organized structure of DNA and protein found in cells.. Reproduction without the fusion of gametes.. Hard
Advances in Genetics Has exactly the same genes as the organism fro which it was produced. all the DNA in one cell. Crossing two individuals that have similar charcteristics. Cross two genetically different individuals. Doctors may be able to treat ___________ through gene therapy. Hard
Cerebral Palsy What might CP affect in the brain?. What was CP first called?. What type of CP is least common?. What percentage of CP is caused after birth?. Who has credit for using the term 'Cerebral palsy'?. Hard
How We See Things The part of your eye that collects the light.. The muscle in your eye that opens and closes your pupil.. In order to see things, ________ must enter our eyes.. This is the 'human computer' that helps you turn the information from your eye into pictures... If you walk from a dark room into a very bright one, your pupils become _________.. Older Children
IV Therapy A sign of fluid volume deficit. A sign of fluid volume excess. Given with TPN, may be given separately in children. Contraindicated for patients with head injury. Contains large molecules that cannot pas through a semi-permeable membrane. Hard
Thinking and Cognition the way a problem is presented. a system of rules that enables us to communicate with and understand others. the tendency to maintain a belief even after evidence proves otherwise. occurs when we make illogical conclusions in order to confirm our preexisting beliefs. the idea that language determines the way we think. Hard
Nutrient What is the super nut?. An animal organ you can eat. They come in pods. High in starch. Where's the _ _ _ _?. Hard
Autism Wide range of developmental disorders.. Affects information processing in the___. . First appears during___. . Fine and ___motor skills. . Impaired social___. . Older Children
send to a friend
Make Your Own Crossword Free
Make Your Own Word Search Free