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
Shock 2 - 6 mmHg. Type of shock that causes warm dry skin and bradycardia. Type of shock that arises from decreased circulating volume. Medication used in anaphylaxis. Complication of central venous catheter insertion. Big
Exercise and Activity Foot falls down at the ankle (permanent plantar flexion). Turning the joint. Bending of a body part. Movement of a joint to the extent possible without causing pain (3 words). Excessive straightening of a body part. Big
Musculoskeletal Complication of prolonged immobility. Contusion injury occuring over time. Developmental task for toddlers. Intervention to help relieve cast constriction. Intervention to prevent multiple system complications in immobile patients. Big
Sleepy Terminology 3. The______________ Explosion resulted in the death of all 7 crew members as a result of sleep deprivation.. 13. _________ can become worse if we don't sleep, we may cry more and have more anxiety.. 1. People who get 6 hours or less have a reduced reaction time from a quarter of a second to almost ________________ seconds.. 5. What is it called when part of your brain falls asleep when you’re still awake?. 4. Lack of________ impairs your ability to make good decisions.. Big
Pathogens Release toxins that cause redness and inflammation. I am used to prevent a virus. I am a type of parasite . viruses need this type pf cell to survive. You need this type of microscope to view a virus. Big
Community Health Care complex organization provides a full range of health care service. federal & state-funded program that pays medical expenses for those whose income is below a certain level. QA. person receiving care, depending on the health care setting. pregnancy, labor & delivery. Big
History of Healthcare If a person's name is the answer use their last name only Bifocals were invented by ____________.. Developed the culture plate method to identify pathogens in 1882. The CAM therapy that encourages the use of certain vitamins to neutralize free radicals is ___.. Proved microorganisims cause disease and created a vaccine for rabies. Penicillin was discovered in 1928 by ___________________.. Hard
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
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
Infection Control and Skin Care _______________ infections are ones that occure while the resident is in our facility. Report to the__________ if you see any signs of skin breakdown of a resident. Type of PPE you should wear when a resident has MRSA in a wound on their skin. It is fine to place dirty linens on the floor it it is less then 5 minutes. ______________________ are are localized injury to the skin becasue of pressure or pressure/shear combination . Big
Healthy Hearing what is the cable name that requires calibration every twelve months. forms the basis of standarised delivery of screening offer by a Nurse. screening outcome for one or both ears where the baby did not pass . qualified health professional who performs hearing screens in Queensland. a covering over the baby's ears in order to deliver soft clicking sounds. Big
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
Cardiovascular System connects the arteries and veins. valve that leads blood to the lungs. carry blood away from the heart. basis for determining blood type. device used to measure blood pressure. Hard
Pregnancy An unborn or unhatched offspring in the process of development.. It surrounds a fetus, has long been considered a protected, almost inviolable, site.. A diploid cell resulting from the fusion of two haploid gametes; a fertilized ovum.. Relating to or affecting the navel or umbilical cord.. The modified blastula of a placental mammal. Hard
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
Baseball Injuries Muscles tearing due to being overstretched. Group of muscles used to stabelize the shoulder. Joint connecting the forearm and bicept. A break in the bone causing pain and swelling. Injury to the brain due to shaking or a blow to the head. Big
Sports Medicine Mineral in keeping bones strong. Being jointed. Bone of the tarus. Muscle in thigh. Pull of a muscle. Big
Injury Muscles tearing due to being overstretched. Group of muscles used to stablize the shoulder. Joint connecting the forearm and bicep. A break in the bone. Process of returning to full health. Big
OCD The way one acts, thinks, feels. Irresistible urge. Preocupy or fill the mind of someone or something to a troubling extent. A disease or period of sickness. Medical care given to someone in need. Adult
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
Nutrition Answer questions, fill in the blank, or give the definition of the sentence What helps with bone growth?. Unit of measure for both the energy supplied by food and the energy used by the body. Building blocks that make up proteins are called?. Part of grains and plant foods that cannot be digested are called?. 70% of the body is made up of _________?. Big
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
Let's Stay Healthy Read the clues to help you fill in the puzzle. Germs that cause diseases and can usually be treated with antibiotics. a bacterial infection of the throat. a viral infection of the nose and throat that passes into the ear cavity. When the body is protected from a disease. when a disease or illness can be spread to others. Older Children
Strep Throat Glands that can become swollen when a person has strep throat.. The number of serogroups identified.. The bacteria that causes strep throat. . the range in number of days it takes for symptoms to start showing.. How the disease can spread in a public place.. Big
Skin Lesions Linear cracks in the skin extending from the Epidermis to the Dermis. Solid lump larger than a papule, can be above or within the skin. External Swelling can contain either benign or malignant cells. Itchy swollen lesion that only lasts up to a few hours. Closed comedone. Hard
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
Anxiety Disorder A disorder where a person is always stressing. Mouth that is not wet or moist . A disorder where the person does something over and over again . Long events of chest pain, choking, or terror . Having trouble breathing . Hard
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
send to a friend
Make Your Own Crossword Free
Make Your Own Word Search Free