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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
Child Studies An unborn child in the first eight weeks.. A cell that is fertilized.. Process of the embryo or fetus during pregnancy.. A mature female reproductive cell that can divide to many eggs.. An organ in the lower part of a women where babys are conceived.. Hard
Stress can result from constant worry, overwork, depression, boredom, isolation, or feeling overwhelmed by too many responsabilites. . tiredness brought on by overworking the body's defense in fighting disease. . the way you percieve a situation or how it effects you and the world . anything that causes stress. poverty, pollution, crouding, noise, or natural disasters. Hard
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
Type 1 Diabetes part of your body that makes insulin . a device that can be used to give insulin manualy without having to take shots . _______________ is a common symptom . type 1 diabetes is a ____________ disease . A blood test can measure your . Hard
Therapeutic Modalities the degree to which a joint can move freely.. the way a person walks.. the use of water to treat physical problems.. a type of therapy that involves using heat for therapeutic reasons.. protractor device used to measure ROM.. Hard
Tips for Better Memory essential for proper recall and to let the body rest. . concentrate on accurate input, not speed. Ask questions, take part in the problem, issues, or subjects.. Pay _________to the material intensely. Nothing else should enter your mind.. a good memory is like a well maintained filing system. . Older Children
The Postpartum Period Bonding is really a continuation of the relationship that began during _____.. Mothers feel _____ for not being able to care as well for the child as they may have hoped.. Emotional _____ is caused by hormonal change, fatugue and lack of confidence with newborn.. For many parents, bonding is a byproduct of everyday _____.. Baby _____ are relieved by getting rest and sleep and having plenty of support and comfort from family and friends.. Teenage
Steroids percentage of teen males using steroids. street name for steroids. side effect. about ____ percent of teens experiment with steroids in 2012. steroids ____________ recovery time between workouts. Teenage
Angelman Syndrome birthplace of Harry Angelman. lack of movement of muscle coordination. main symptom of angelman. chromosome that is deleted during angelman. mutation where there is removal of a nitrogen base. Hard
Immune System Protein that inhibits the reproduction of viruses. A cell that engulfs large particles or whole cells. A substance that stimulates an immune response. Disintegrates old red blood cells and produces lymphocytes and plasmids. Solution containing a harmless version of a virus. Hard
Secondhand smoking about 3,400 deaths in non-smoking adults. the smoke exhaled by a smoker. number of places that are most common for secondhand smoke. a skin disorder . passive smoking does not appear to be associated with what kind of cancer. Hard
Nutrition for Thought HDL stands for. The most common animal source of protein. Sugars are also called. ____ is found in animal sources. increase LDL levels and are found in fatty meats and high fat products.. Hard
Food Allergies Use the hints to figure out what term goes in each numbered squares. An allergy that has a reaction to only milk. It happens when your immune system perceives harmless food as threat and tries to attack it.. An allergy that includes beans, peas, and lentils. A natural sugar found in milk and dairy products. Percentage of people that have a food allergy to one the 'big eight' food allergies. Older Children
Immune System Another name for white blood cells.. A pathogen which reproduces using the host cell's metabolic pathways and which are not affected by ........... A cell which makes antibodies.. Large, irregularly-shaped leukocytes that destroy bacteria, viruses, and dust particles.. An organism that can cause disease.. Hard
Heart Diseases a blood condition when there is not enough hemoglobin, which is the substance in red blood cells that allows the blood to transport oxygen through the body. . Occurs when the blood flow to your heart is blocked long enough to damage, or even begin to kill, your heart.. a procedure where they will insert a tube into your arm, leg or groin veins or arteries and thread it through to your heart, allowing blood to flow easily. . also known as heart disease.. measures and records the the electrical activity of the heart.. Hard
Surgeons Surgeons who preform surgery on the brain or Spine. Surgeon who works on the face/body. Surgeons that perform everyday surgeries. Works on cardiovascular system.. Surgeons that perform surgery on bones. Hard
Yellow Fever What other color can your eyes turn besides yellow?. The 1878 epidemic killed over ___ people. Where can you get the fever?. the president who ran from the fever. In 1878 the Fever Struck over ___ US towns. Older Children
Social Health The way you communicate with others. Promblems with money. Your little brothers or sisters. A qulity that demostrates how a pearson thinks, feels,and acts. The beliefs and ideals that guide the way a pearson lives. Big
Temperature, Pulse & Respirations In the morning. A thermometer that uses infra red light to detect thermal radiation. Twice a day. At night. Pulse rate under 60 bpm. Hard
Genetics Where DNA Is Held. A Box Which Is Used To Determine Traits. The Process In Which Genes Are Passed Down From Parent To Child. Traits Unseen To The Eye. Traits Are Eyes Are Able To See. Hard
Malaria To pass on . Controls most chemical levels in the blood and expels a product called biles which prepares food for digestion. A moderate but unpleasant coldness. The process of developing from a child into an adult. Breed of mosquito thats very common in warmer countries that transmits malaria to humans. Hard
Venous Leg Ulcers _______ _______a topical drug that releases growth factors that promote healing. _____ _______occurs when these one-way valves lose their ability to function properly. The discoloration often seen in the legs of persons who have venous reflux is a result of the breakdown of this accumulated ________. Many patients also experience pain, infection, odor, and_______associated with their wound.. ________ the affected leg for as long as possible to prevent pooling of the blood and allow healing. Hard
Effects of Violence Constantly sad. Causing death to yourself. Repeatedly ignored. Deeply distressing or disturbing experience. Instigator of conflict. Big
Stress a physical symptom. health problems are caused by stress. one emotional symptom. one of the effects of stress in people are seen. stress is not the _____ for everybody . Big
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
Light and the Human Eye A substance that alows no light to pass through, such as wood or a building. Type of mirror that is curved outward. Type of mirror that is curved inward. A bowl of a ____ has a concave surface. Convex mirrors are used on ____ and other vehicles.. Older Children
Autism Children with ASD excel at putting ________ together and building blocks. . People diagnosed with Asperger Syndrome experience feelings of _________.. Cold and unresponsive mothers. Neurological mixing of the senses. . Asperger Syndrome often exhibit numerous ______ language behaviors.. Hard
Nutrition One source of protein is _____.. The most important meal of the day is ________.. ________ important for certain body parts.. You are _____ you eat.. What kind of drink should you have after a sport or activity ______ _____.. Older Children
Meningitis most popular test from meningitis . bacterial meningitis is an _____________. . bacterial meningitis is treated with . best prevention for spreading of meningitis . vaccine HIB is to prevent . Hard
Healthy Eating An important component found in milk that helps bone growth.. Most of your carbohydrates should be: . Vegetables and All Bran are full of ______, that may lower cholesterol and keeps you full for longer.. One of the more overlooked nutritional components, this should be consumed daily in liquid form.. You should eat this colour rice.. Big
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
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