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Fever sickness of the lungs. rude or bold . intense. gastric sickness. harmful or poisonous. Hard
Nutrition Related Diseases risk factor for heart disease, and other medical conditions. causes bones to become weaker and break easily. makes you pale, weak, short of breath, often tired. physcial response to certain foods by the bodies immune system. may cause increased blood clotting, stroke, decreased flexibality of blood vessels. 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
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
Health Vocabulary a unit of heat used to measure the energy your body uses and the energy it receives from food. characterized by much sitting and little physical exercise. a tough, complex, carbohydrate that the body cannot digest. synonym is aqua. elements found in food that are used by the body. Older Children
Genetics one gene from the pair of genes. structures found in the nucleus that contain DNA. shows the inheritance of a single characteristic. a tool used to predict the possibility of genes. two alleles are the same. Hard
Nutrition Vocabulary Test your nutrition knowledge by completing the crossword below. 'Good' Cholesterol. A condition of inadequate red blood cells- one cause is iron deficiency. Unit of energy in food. 'Bad' Cholesterol. The sugar in milk. People with '____' intolerance can not digest it.. Hard
Sensation and Perception Discovered feature detectors (with Torsten Wiesel). Principles of figure and ground, proximity, closure, similarity, simplicity, and continuity. Inability to hear. Inability to recognize objects. Inability to recognize familiar faces. Hard
Beauty Care Assistance,relief . Bundle. Liquid make-up. Put into use. Realistic, useful. Big
Surgical Procedures hand. gynae. plastic. urology. general. Big
The Menstrual Cycle 1.The release of an egg from an ovary. . 8.A small secretory gland. 5.Oestrogen is a.... 7.This organ is also known as the womb. 6.The ______ of the uterus is shed once a month. Teenage
Asthma A substance produced by the medulla of the adrenal gland, adrenaline is synonymous with epinephrine.. A substance that is foreign to the body and can cause an allergic reaction in certain people.. A gas which is the byproduct of cellular metabolism and which collects in the tissues. The large air tubes leading from the trachea to the lungs that convey air to and from the lungs.. The process of respiration.. Older Children
The English Colonies The -------- Act placed taxes on sugar, molasses and rum. The ---------- Act of 1649 made it a crime to restrict the religious rights of Christians.. John ----- was a philosopher thought that peoplehad natural rights.. This Protestant group wanted tp purify the Anglican Church.. ------- Equiano was born in Africa and survived traveling in a slave ship.. Older Children
Words Related To Alcohol the process of learning to live an alcohol-free life. dependence on a psychoactive substance for the reinforcement it provides . an alcoholic drink made from yeast-fermented malt flavored with hops . drugs that alter moods, thoughts, and sense perceptions, including vision, hearing, smell, and touch. is a disease in which a person has a physical or psychological dependence on drinks that contain alcohol . Hard
Pharmacy medicine that calms you down. Brand name of Methylprednisolone. single celled organisms found almost everywhere. Brand name of Paroxetine. Brand name of Setraline. Big
Hand Washing I should _____ my hands after removing my gloves. It is important I wash my hands before and after significant contact . 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________. Big
Pharmacology Introduction to pharmacology terms Decreasing response to repeated drug doses. The elimination of drugs from the body. route by which the drug is absorbed into the circulation via oral or gastric mucose or the small intestine. The use of drugs and the clinical indications for drugs to prevent and treat diseases. (2 words) Highest blood level. Big
FIRST AID Apply pressure.. Cardiopulmonary resuscitation.. Clot in artery.. Artificial respiration.. Shortness of breath.. Teenage
Medical Terminology process of cutting out. pertaining to white cells. the uterus is abnormality tilted backward. tiny ball of capillaries. thin, delicate inner membrances of the meninges. Adult
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
Preventing Substance Abuse Areas Within 1000 feet of schools and designated by signs that people caught selling drugs recieve especially tough penalties. Organized community efforts by neighborhood residents to patrol, monitor, report, and otherwise help try to stop drug use. Any unnecessary or improper use of chemical substances for nonmedical purposes. Residential Treatment centers. The control and influence people your age may have over you. Teenage
Nutrtion body needs them in small amounts. milk is a good source of what. contains at least 50% less fat. oxygen carrying part of blood. 60-80% of our body is.... Big
Carbs and Fats sweetest carbohydrate. formed by esterification. obtained from sugar beets. esters of saturated fatty acids and long chain alcohols. derivitives of testosterone. 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
Reproductive Medications Longer acting medication for treatment of ED (topic for review only). Genital herpes treatment medication. Class of drugs used to treat genital herpes but are not a cure. Preferred single dose treatment for chlamydial infections. Selective estrogen receptor. Hard
Cognitive Psychology General and specific frameworks for how we view and interpret the world and people around us. . Cognitive structure that include all ideas about yourself.. Belief of how successful a person is in achieving a goal.. Mental processes including learning, memory, perception, language, and decision making that comprise our thoughts, feelings, and behaviors.. All of the conscious knowledge and opinions of your own personality traits.. Older Children
Physical and Cognitive Development in Adolescence An eating disorder in which the individual consistently follows a binge-and-purge pattern.. Powerful chemical substances secreted by the endocrine glands and carried through the body by the bloodstream.. First menstruation. Piaget's formal operational concept that adolescents have the cognitive ability to develop hypotheses, or best guesses, about ways to solve problems, such as an algebraic equation. . The testes in the males and the ovaries in the female (sex glands). Hard
Nutrients Water makes up more than half of your body weight. Carries nutrients around the body.. Helps your body work properly so you grow and develop just like you should. Helps your body work properly so you grow and develop just like you should. Protein bild, maintains, and replaces the tissues in your body.. Contains starches and sugars for energy.. Older Children
Health and Safety Fill in the blanks --------------- is matching the job to the worker. When climbing the stairs, use the ------------. Don't read while walking. It doesn't save enough time to ------------ the risk. Spilled liquids create --------------- and need to be cleaned up/or identified immediately. Close one ------------ in a filing cabinet before opening another. Older Children
Plague Impossible to pass through or break.. Relating to an owner or ownership.. Sees the worse aspect in something.. Having a graceful balance.. Keeping something under control.. Older Children
Respiratory System total or partial collapse of the lung. muscle seperating chest and abdomen. dyspnea on exertion. metered-dose-inhaler. a small angular cavity or pit. Hard
Virus and Bacteria the region of a cell located the cell membrane. single celled organism. the ability of bacteria to withstand the effects of an antibiotic. process that involves 1 parent. a tiny structure located in the cytoplasm. Hard
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
Adrenal Cortex Disorders primary adrenal cortical insufficiency. most widely used screening tool for Cushing disease. principal mineralocorticoid. acute adrenal crisis. main glucocorticoid. Hard
Oxygen Delivery Cyanosis may be present when the PaO2 is well above 30 mmHg in patients with . Abnormally low arterial oxygen tension. Type of hypoxia where PaO2 is normal, but the oxygen carrying capacity of the hemoglobin is inadequate. Hypoxia where blood flow to the tissues cells is inadequate so oxygen does is not meeting needs of the tissues is known as. When areas contain at least a 5g% of reduced hemoglobin/100mL this is considered. Hard
Safety and Sanitation the condition of being secure from threat of danger, harm or loss. single calld microorganisms that live in soil, water, and the bodies of plant and animals. The process of preserving food by heating and sealing it in airtight containers for storage. the transfer of harmful bacteria from one food to another food. A commercial food preservation method that exposes food to gamma rays to increase shelf life and kill harmful microorganisms. Older Children
Staying Alcohol Free A drug that slows central nervous system. . The _______________ Policy says if you are caught w/ alcohol you can be banned from sports.. The excessive use of alcohol.. The type of Alcohol in Alcoholic drinks.. The desire to fit in.. Older Children
Health Vocabulary an eating disorder that involves cycles of overheating and purging, or attempts to rid the body of food. heavier than the standard weight range for your body. substances that boost athletic ability. dietary supplements containing plant extracts. an eating disorder in which people overeat compulsively. Hard
Circulation & Cardiac Emergencies A disease in which cholesterol and plaque build up the inner walls of the arteries. A condition in which the heart has stopped or beats too irregularly. A set of four critical steps in responding to a cardiac emergency. A device implanted under the skin; to help regulate heartbeat. high blood pressure. Hard
Nutrition Label Terms Contains less than 5 calories per serving (2words). 3gm of fat or less per serving (2 words). Contains no more than 40 calories per serving (2 words). lb. Contains 25% fewer calories per serving than the regular product (2 words). Hard
Health Responsible for removing waste from the blood and producing urine. Hematoma. _________ drugs with no accepted medical use in the United States. _______ is an identification number assigned by the manufacturer to a drug product. Top layer of the skin. Hard
Viruses and Bacteria single-celled organisms that lack a nucleus; prokaryotes. the ability of bacteria to withstand the effects of an antibiotic. an organism that provides a source of energy or a suitable environment for a virus or another organism to live. a virus that infects bacteria. a substance introduced into the body to stimulate the production of chemicals that destroy specific disease-causing viruses and organisms. Hard
Nutrition Through the Life Cycle Teens should get this many minutes of activity each day. . Parents should not use food as a punishment or ____________.. A major health problem for older adults who have calcium-deficient diets. . Reactions between foods and drugs. . A response of the body's immune system to a food protein. . Big
Sexual Health All of the terms found in this crossword relate to some aspect of sexual health. A common type of Sexually Transmitted Infection. A physical reaction that happens to a male when they are turned on. The physical response associated with sex. This lasts for nine months. The age of consent for sexual intercourse. Teenage
Noncummunicable Diseases Also know as hypertension, blood pressure is higher than average.. Chemicals in the body that cause allergic reactions.. Blood flow to the head is cut off.. Conditions marked by pain and swelling in the joints.. A condition where the blood flow to the heart is blocked.. Adult
Bacteria and Viruses cannot utilize oxygen. lethal disease that begins with a small puncture wound; caused by C tetani. the type of fever cause by Yellow Fever also known as black or bloody vomit. small RNS virus; most common source of human disease; three common genres. childhood disease caused by Corynebacterium diptheriae. Big
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
Bronchiolitis What can anyone do to prevent the spread of respiratory viruses?. Symptom found in an emergency situation that causes a bluish discoloration of the skin?. Medication that will not work against fighting viral bronchiolitis?. First symptom of bronchiolitis are usually the same as?. Common symptom meaning rapid breathing?. Older Children
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