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infected
hospital
sleep
virus
disorders
asthma
swine flu
headche
cough
fever

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Influenza Word Search

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

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Cold and Flu Season Word Search

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

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Infection Prevention Word Search

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This word search contains the following answers:

fever
rest
hydration
dwell time
bleach wipes
pneumonia shot
antibiotics
bacteria
alcohol hand sanitizer
tissues
gloves
flu shot
virus
cover your sneeze
germs
cough etiquette
handwashing

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Infection Control Crossword

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This crossword contains the following questions and answers:

too small to be seen by the naked eye microoriganisms
micro-organisms that cause infection pathogen
small single cell organisms bacteria
resistant form of bacteria, remain viable for years endospores
only grow inside animals richettsiae
organisms that contains genetic material viruses
decompose plants and animals to fill the soil with nutrients. fungus
smallest and least understood of all microbes. prions
complex single cell organisms. protozoa
most micro-organisms do not cause infections normalflora
any place where pathogens can thrive or pose a threat, must have moisture, nutrients, and suitable temperature. reservoir
route through which blood, body fluids, excretions, or secretions leave the body. portal of exit
most dircet way to break the cycle is prevention. transmission
host is touched by infected person transmitting pathogens directly. direct contact
object has been in contact with pathogen. fomite
infected arthropod as a host. vector
any medium that transports pathogens. vehicle
occurs with dust that contains spores or by droplet. airborne
when an infected person coughs, sneezes, speaks, or sings droplet
route pathogens gain entry into a host. portal of entry
a pathogen lives inside. susceptible host
a natural resistance. immune system
born with a certian amount of immunity acquired
occurs following an injection of prepared anitbodies passive
2 million hospitalized patients acquire annually nosocomial
reducing the probability of speading infection asepsis
best way to avoid spreading infection handwashing

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Diseases and Disorders Crossword

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Illnesses cause by many factors Disease
any agent that casues a disease pathogen
Prokaryotic organisms that cause infections Bacteria
Medicines that can be used as treatment for bacterial diseases Antibiotics
Nonliving things that attack cells and make them reproduce their illness Virus
Viruses inject their _____ for cells to reproduce and infect others DNA
Injections that can help prevent viral infections Vaccinations
Poisonous substances created by plants (poison ivy), animals (rattlesnakes), or improperly prepared or stored food Toxins
_________________ disorders are passed down from our parent's genes Genetic
Soaps and cleaners that prevent the spread of germs Disinfectants
Diseases that can be passed (caught) from person to person Communicable
Diseases that can't be caught (passed from person to person) Noncommunicable
Diseases that are easily passed from person to person Contagious
Protection from getting a disease Immunity
Proteins in our bodies that recognize pathogens and protect us from them antigens

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Get the Clue about the Flu Crossword

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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

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Germs Word Search

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food
healthy
exercise
sleep
germs
vaccine
hands
cough
fungi
protozoa
sneeze
virus
bacteria

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Los sintomas y las enfermedades Crossword

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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

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Disease of the Day: Influenza Crossword

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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

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Health Word Search

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This word search contains the following answers:

GONORRHEA
HERPES SIMPLEX TWO
SYPHILIS
AIDS
IV DRUGS
TUMORS
CANCER
PNEUMONIA
FLU
INFECTION
CARRIER
HOST
VIRUS
BUGS
GERMS
BOTULISM
EBOLA
EPIDEMIC
QUARANTINE
PANDEMIC
IMMUNE SYSTEM
PATHOGEN
TB
BLACK PLAGUE
YELLOW FEVER

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