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infected
hospital
sleep
virus
disorders
asthma
swine flu
headche
cough
fever

Influenza Word Search

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pneumonia
headache
fatigue
cough
chills
fever
free
disease
contagious
hospital
death
vaccine
infected
sick
virus
annual
influenza

Cold and Flu Season Word Search

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cold
coughing
doctor
flu
handwashing
healthy
hydrated
immune
sleep
sneezing
soap
vaccine
water

Get the Clue about the Flu Crossword

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Crossword
Description

the pathogen that causes the flu influenza
abonormally high body temperature fever
rapid muscle contraction and relaxation to make the body warmer chills
the action of expelling air from the lungs, through the mouth cough
pain in the throat caused by inflammation sore throat
extreme tiredness (symptom of the flu) fatigue
there are only vaccines for the flu, not a _____ cure
one of the best ways to get rid of the flu resting
most common name for influenza flu
the flu is a type of _____ virus

Los sintomas y las enfermedades Crossword

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Crossword
Description

To cough toser
depression la depresion
disease, illness la enfermedad
flu la gripe
injury la herida
discomfort el malestar
obesity la obesidad
cold el resfriado
breathing la respiracion
blood pressure la tension
cough la tos
virus el virus
to become infected contagiarse
to faint desmayarse
to deteriorate, to get worse empeorar
to get sick enfermarse
to have a cold (male) estar resfriado
to get hurt lastimarse
to remain, to last permanecer
to get well ponerse bien
to suffer sufrir
to look sick tener mal aspecto
to have a fever tener fiebre
exhausted (male) agotado
inflamed (female) inflamada
dizzy (female) mareada

INFLUENZA Word Search

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temperature
headache
stuffy nose
no school
soup
rest
medicine
sleepy
body pain
immune
fatigue
contagious
sneeze
ear infection
cough
virus
nasal spray
vaccine
flu
cold
influenza

Cold and flu prevention Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

What can you get yearly to prevent the flu? Flu-shot
______ your nose and mouth when coughing and sneezing. Cough and sneeze into a tissue or into your hands. Cover
Wash your hands with soap and water or use an alcohol-based hand _________ when needed. Sanitizer
Prevent Colds and Flu with Frequent hand __________? Washing
________ contact with people who are sick. Avoid
___________ any shared surfaces (like phones, keyboards, doorknobs, steering wheels) frequently. Viruses can live on surfaces for several hours. Disinfect
Stay _________. Drink plenty of water and avoid alcohol and caffeine, which can be dehydrating hydrated
Colds and the flu are always ____________ experiences miserable
Use lots of ______, running water and liquid soap to lather your hands and wrists. Avoid bar soap, which can harbor viruses and bacteria. warm
Use a lotion or moisturizing cream to prevent cracks in the skin that can provide an entry point for_______. Germs
Get plenty of _______ and manage your stress levels. Lack of _______ and high levels of stress can reduce immune functioning, thus lowering the body’s ability to fend off colds and flu. Sleep
The symptoms— sneezing, scratchy throat, runny nose, nasal congestion, watery eyes. But what if you also have a _________ then you might have the flu. Fever
Every one 6 ________ and older should get the flu shot each year. Months

Disease of the Day: Influenza Crossword

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Crossword
Description

How many types of influenza exist? Three
Body system the flu affects Respiratory
Type of RNA contained within the flu genome singlestranded
Species affected by Influenza B humans
Common name for Avian Influenza birdflu
Location of current Avian Influenza epidemic China
Influenza is spread through _______ created by coughing or sneezing droplets
Virus particles enter the host through the ______ lining of the respiratory tract epithelial
The mechanism through which viral particles are engulfed by the host cell endocytosis
Signs and symptoms of the flu resemble those of the _______ Commoncold
______ individuals may develop further complications from the flu highrisk
Doctors may prescribe ______ medication to shorten the illness antiviral
One way to prevent the flu is to avoid _______ during the flu season crowds
To prevent spread of the flu, one should stay home for at least ________ hours after the fever subsides twentyfour

The Respiratory System Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

What is the large muscle seperating the chest cavity from the abdominal cavity that helps with breathing? Diaphragm
What is the windpipe also known as? Trachea
What are the small spaces within the skull that regulate the temperature and humidity of the air taken into the body called? Sinuses
What is the tube that carries air down into the windpipe? Pharynx
What is the flap over the trachea that prevents clogging? Epiglottis
What carry air into the lungs? Bronchi
What is the voicebox known as? Larynx
What are the small air sacs within the lungs associated with gas exchange? Alveoli
When inhaling, what do your lungs do? inflate
What is the thin lining within the lungs that allows them to inflate and deflate without loosing shape? Pleura
What are the tiny hairs that keep mucus and dirt out of your lungs? Cilia
Severe chest pain, shallow breathing and fever are symptoms of? Pleurisy
What would one do in order to clear the upper respiratory tract? Sneeze
What does oxygen bind to on a blood cell? Hemoglobin
When standing, respiration is? Higher
What is the breathing disorder characterized by coughing and wheezing? Asthma
What infection occurs when there is an inflammation of lungs where air sacs fill with pus and liquid? Pneumonia
How many lobes does the right lung have? three

FLU FLAKES Word Search

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Description

RESPITORY SYSTEM
HONEY NUT
STUFFY NOSE
SORE THROAT
NAUSEA
CHILLS
ACHES
COUGH
FEVER
GLUTEN FREE
SCIENCE
CEREAL
FLAKES
INFLUENZA
VIRUS

Flu and Cold Prevention Word Search

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Description

Vaccine
Sleep
Healthy
Doctor
Soap
Immune
Handwashing
Coughing
Water
Sneezing
Hydrated
Flu
Cold