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Description

What does CO2 from smoking cause to the fetus when it crosses the placenta? Hypoxia
Cocaine can be found in? Breastmilk
Substance abuse is considered WHAT during pregnancy in the state of Louisiana? Child Abuse
What CNS symptom does Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome cause? Irritability
What do newborn babies from mothers who used cocaine during pregnancy show signs of, rather than withdrawal symptoms? Acute Intoxication
What acts as a reservoir to expose the fetus to these substances for prolonged periods of time? Amniotic Fluid
What is the most commonly used substance during pregnancy? Tobacco
What type of attitude should the nurse present when asking the mother about any previous or current smoking and/or drug use during pregnancy? Nonjudgmental
What kind of questions should be asked during the universal screening? Open-ended
Is second hand smoke just as harmful to the fetus as it would be if the mom were to smoke? Yes

Substance abuse Crossword

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Description

cannabis, especially as smoked in cigarettes. Marijuana
the use of a drug for purposes for which it was not intended Drugmisuse
Beer, vodka, whiskey Alcohol
the habitual taking of addictive or illegal drugs for no medical reason Drugabuse
physical dependence on the continued supply of a drug Addiction
drug made from leaves of the coca plant ; stimulant and painkiller Cocaine
Drugs sold without a prescription Overthecounter
body's ability to become used to a drug's effect; requiring larger doses to get the same feeling Tolerance
Using a drug, as prescribed for medical reasons Druguse
Physical effects when your body does not have the drug. Withdrawal
Substance other than food or water that can effect the body when taken. Drug

Drugs, Addiction, and Substance Use/Abuse Crossword

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When a drug user can't stop taking a drug even if he wants to Addiction
overindulgence in or dependence on an addictive substance, especially alcohol or drugs. Substance Abuse
any time someone consumes alcohol or drugs Substance Use
opiate processed directly from the extracts of the opium poppy. Heroin
a potent central nervous system stimulant cocaine
popularly shortened to meth or ice, is a psychostimulant and sympathomimetic drug Methamphetamime
Arguably the most regarded of all psychedelics, it is considered mainly as a recreational drug, and an entheogen LSD
semisynthetic psychedelic entactogen of the phenethylamine family that is much less visual with more stimulant-like effects. Ecstasy
resinous narcotic formed from the latex released by lacerating (or “scoring”) the immature seed pods of opium poppies Opium
the dried leaves and female flowers of the hemp plant, used in cigarette form as a narcotic or hallucinogen. Marijuana
dissociative drug formerly used as an anesthetic agent, exhibiting hallucinogenic and neurotoxic effects PCP

Drugs Crossword

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Description

Cocaine is a ______ crystalline powder made from the coca plant white
A drug dose large enough to cause serious harm to the body. overdose
The body becomes used to the drug. tolerance
Designer drug that can come in powder. Street name is XTC, X. ecstasy
Markers, Spray paint, and other strong smelling objects that are smelled or huffed are called_________. inhalants
A medicine that can be legally obtained only with a prescription. prescription
When someone loses coordination or body control due to alcohol. intoxicated
Incorrect use of a drug. misuse
Harmful condition in which a person has physical or emotional need to take a drug. dependence
Puts holes in lining of the nose. snorting
The intentional use of a drug when no medical or health reasons exist. abuse
Pain killers are made from this drug _____________. heroin
Cocaine is _________ through nose, or injected. inhaled
Prolonged use of amphetamines may cause hallucinations and intense __________. paranoia
________ are swallowed; calm nervous and relax muscles. depressants
Person with dependence on alcohol. alcoholic
Speed, uppers, dexies. amphetamines
Street name: pot, weed; typically smoked. marijuana
Stopping the supply of a drug on which a person is physically dependent. withdrawal
A substance other than food that changes the way the body or mind functions. drug
Also known as the date rape drug. ghb

Human Reproductive System Crossword

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Description

One of two female sex hormones estrogen
It contains enzymes to break down part of the egg membrane to enter the ovum acrosome
A hollow ball of many cells blastula
Produces mature eggs and female sex hormones ovary
the process of sloughing off the inner lining of the uterus, once monthly menstruation
Produces sperm and male hormones testes
a mixture of fluid produced by the male sex glands and sperm semen
the process when one sperm fuses with the ovum fertilization
The older term for the uterus womb
the male sex cell sperm
Each sperm has this structure that whips back and forth to move them forward flagellum
One of two female sex hormones progesterone
delivers sperm into the vagina of the female during ejaculation penis
When the zygote arrives in the uterus, it will ________ in the endometrial lining. implant
the site where important substances and waste materials are transferred between the fetus and the mother placenta
the tube that conducts sperm from the testes to the urethra vas deferens
male sex hormone testosterone
where sperm are stored temporarily, found on the back of the testis epididymis
the release of the secondary oocyte from the ovary ovulation
After 8 weeks development, the embryo is known as the ________. fetus
Largest of the glands that produce semen, can be felt through the anterior rectal wall prostate gland
The __________ sac is a fluid-filled bag that protects and supports the fetus during development. Amniotic
Pregnancy tests detect the hormone human ____________________ gonadotropin. chorionic
protects and holds the testes outside the body to maintain a lower temperature for sperm development. scrotum
The scientific term for pregnancy is ______________ (hint: starts with a "g") gestation
This part of the uterus must dilate to 10 cm before the child can be delivered. cervix

Prenatal Development, Pregnancy, and Birth Crossword

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The pear shaped muscular organ in a woman's abdomen that houses the developing baby Uterus
the neck, or narrow lower portion, of the uterus cervix
slim, pipelike structure that connects an ovary to the uterus fallopian tube
almond shaped organs that contain a woman's eggs ovaries
egg cell containing the genetic material contributed by the mother ovum
the union of sperm and egg fertilization
the expulsion of the ovum ovulation
first 14 days of prenatal development, from fertilization to full implantation germinal stage
a fertilized ovum zygote
hollow sphere of cells formed during the germinal stage in preparation for implantation blastocyst
process in which a blastocyst becomes embedded in the uterine wall implantation
structure projecting from the wall of the uterus during pregnancy through which the develpoing baby absorbs nutrients placenta
structure that attaches the placenta to the fetus, through which nutrients are passed and fetal wastes are removed umbilical cord
bag-shaped, fluid-filled membrane that contains and insulates the fetus amniotic sac
the period of pregnancy gestation
one of the 3 month long segments into which pregnancy is divided trimester
the inability to conceive after a year of unprotected sex infertility
any infertility treatment in which the egg is fertilized outside the womb. abbr. ART
a special hospital unit that treats at-risk newborns, such as lbw and vlbw nicu

ADDICTION & RECOVERY Crossword

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Description

TO REFRAIN FROM THE USE OF DRUGS AND ALCOHOL ABSTINENCE
REPEATED BEHAVIOR THAT INTERFERES WITH NORMAL, HEALTHY LIFE ACTIVITIES ADDICTION
A DESIRE TO USE DRUGS OR ALCOHOL CRAVING
BEING UNDER THE INFLUENCE OF DRUGS OR ALCOHOL INTOXICATION
HEALING THE MIND, BODY, AND THE SPIRIT AFTER ADDICTION RECOVERY
THE ACT OF USING DRUGS OR ALCOHOL AFTER BEING CLEAN RELAPSE
WHEN A PERSON STOPS USING DRUGS OR ALCOHOL RAPIDLY AND SUFFERS A NEGATIVE PHYSICAL RESPONSE WITHDRAWAL
A PERSON WHO WHILE IN MEETINGS TALKS ABOUT PAST DRINKING IN A WAY THAT SEEMS TO GLORIFY IT DRUNKALOGUE
THE ABILITY TO BE THANKFUL FOR THE GIFTS ONE HAS IN THEIR LIFE GRATITUDE
ALLOWS ONE TO CHANGE, ADMIT TO WRONG DOING, TAKE PERSONAL RESPONSIBILITY, DEVELOP PRINCIPALS AND A STANDARD FOR LIVING A HEALTHY HONEST LIFESTYLE HUMILITY
CONFRONTATION DONE BY EITHER FELLOW ADDICTS, FAMILY, FRIENDS, OR PROFESSIONALS AIMED AT GETTING THE ADDICT TO ADMIT TO ADDICTION AND SEEK HELP INTERVENTION
TO ACKNOWLEDGE WITHOUT RESERVATION THAT ONE HAS AN ADDICTION AND NEEDS HELP SURRENDER
THE PRINCIPALS THAT GUIDE THE FUNCTIONING OF NA AND AA MEETINGS TRADITIONS
ISSUES, EMOTIONS, PLACES OR PEOPLE ASSOCIATED WITH DRUG USE AND DRINKING TRIGGERS
WHEN A PERSON CONTINUES TO USE DRUGS AND ALCOHOL TO THE POINT OF NEGATIVE CONSEQUENCES ABUSE
THE INABILITY TO RECOGNIZE THE PRESENCE OR SEVERITY OF AN ADDICTION OR BEHAVIOR DELUSION
REFUSING TO ADMIT TO ADDICTION OR REALIZE AND ACCEPT THE HARM CAUSED BY IT DENIAL
THE REMOVAL OF A TOXIC SUBSTANCE FROM THE BODY DETOX
THE EXPECTATION THAT THINGS IN THE FUTURE WILL BE BETTER HOPE
THE STATE OR QUALITY OF BEING DEDICATED TO A CAUSE OR ACTIVITY COMMITMENT
FREE OF DECEIT AND UNTRUTHFULNESS HONEST
A MODEST OR LOW VIEW OF ONES OWN IMPORTANCE; HUMBLENESS HUMILITY
THE QUALITY OR STATE OF BEING PREPARED TO DO SOMETHING WILLINGNESS
SERIOUS THOUGHT OR CONSIDERATION REFLECTION
CONTINUATION IN DOING SOMETHING DESPITE DIFFICULTY OR DELAY IN ACHIEVING SUCCESS PERSEVERANCE
HELPING AN ADDICTED PERSON TO DO THINGS THEY CAN OR SHOULD BE DOING FOR THEMSELVES ENABLING
AN ADDICTION BEHAVIOR'S TENDENCY TO SLOWLY BUT SURELY INCREASE IN FREQUENCY AND USE INFLATION
A SYMPTOM-FREE PERIOD REMISSION

Labor and Delivery Crossword

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Description

Secreation of milk from the breast Lactation
The act of giving birth; childbirth Parturition
Shortening of the uterine muscles occurring at intervals before and during childbirth Contraction
The opening of cervix as it is pulled upward and fetus is pushed downward Dilation
Cervical thinning Effacement
The location of the presenting part of the fetus in the birth canal Station
The fluid-filled sac that contains and protects a fetus in the womb; membranes Amniotic Sac
The top portion of the uterus Fundus
The lower part of the uterus that dilates as labor progresses Cervix
A situation at childbirth where the fetus is in a longitudinal lie and the head enters the pelvis first Vertex
The fetus is in a longitudinal lie with the buttocks or feet closest to the cervix Breech
A synthetic form of oxytocin, used to induce labor Pitocin
A decrease in the fetal heart rate below the fetal baseline Deceleration
A surgical cut made at the opening of the vagina during childbirth Episiotomy
The procedure by which the amniotic sac is deliberately ruptured Amniotomy
The fluid surrounding a fetus Amniotic Fluid
The normal discharge from the uterus after childbirth Lochia
The sensation that a pregnant woman feels when the baby drops Lightening
Used to determine the position of a fetus inside the woman's uterus Leopolds Maneuver

Healthy Pregnancy Crossword

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Description

Medical care during pregnancy PRENATALCARE
Doctor specialized in pregnancy and childbirth OBSTERICIAN
Pregnancy is divided into three periods called TRIMESTER
At routine doctor visits during which trimester will you record medical history and weight, note conditions that could affect the prenancy, and be prescribed prenatal vitamins as needed FIRST
At routine doctor visits during which trimester will you monitor heartbeat of fetus, measure growth of uterus, and monitor for complications using ultrasound and other tool SECOND
During which trimester at routine doctor visits will you check position and size of fetus, check for warning signs of premature birth, check for complications, and discuss birth process THIRD
High-frequency sound waves used in pregnancies to create an image of the fetus ULTRASOUND
Around the 8th week of pregnancy, some undergo this test in which the doctor takes a small piece of the developing placenta CHORIONICVILLUSSAMPLING
This test happens around the 14th week of pregnancy and checks fetal cells naturally found in amniotic fluid for abnormalities AMNIOCENTESIS
Blastocyst implants in the fallopian tube or elsewhere in the abdomen, instead of the uterus ECTOPICPREGNANCY
Death of an embryo or fetus in the first 20 weeks of pregnancy MISCARRIAGE
High blood pressure, swelling of the wrists and ankles, and high levels of protein in the urine PREECLAMPSIA
Diabetes that develop in pregnant women GESTATIONALDIABETES
When pregnant, a women needs to consume 300 more of these CALORIES
This acid is essential for proper development of an embryo's neural tube, which later develops into the spinal cord and brain FOLICACID

Legal and Illegal Drugs Crossword

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Crossword
Description

A drug that can be obtained only with a written order from a doctor Prescription Drug
A breathable chemical vapor that relieves heart pain, can cause permanent damage, heart failure, cardiac arrest, or suffocation Inhalant
A stimulant that is even more powerful than an amphetamine and is sometimes referred to as "crank," "crystal," or "ice" Methamphetamine
A drug that is referred to as "pot," "weed," or "dope" Marijuana
A secondary, typically undesirable effect of a drug Side effect
Taking a drug for which it was not intended to be used for Drug misuse
Abusers sniff the drug into their nose, smoke it, or inject it directly into their bloodstream Cocaine
A type of drug that changes the brain function and thought processes Psychoactive Drug
Most frequently used illegal drug in the United States made from morphine Heroin
A medicine that is sold legally in pharmacies without a doctors permission Over the counter drug
Types of drugs that slow down body functions by decreasing the heart rates and lowering body pressure Depressant
When people intentionally use any kind of drugs for non-medical purposes Drug Abuse
A type of drugs that speeds up activities of the CNS by increasing blood pressure, alertness, and heart rate. Stimulant
A type of very powerful and dangerous stimulant Amphetamines
A class of depressants that relax a person. Also known as sedative-hypnotics Barbiturates
A drug that distorts perception, though, and mood. They overload the brain with sensory information, causing a distorted sense of reality. Hallucinogen

Forensic Science- DRUGS Crossword

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Crossword
Description

as a natural or synthetic substance that is used to produce physiological or psychological effects in humans or other higher order animals drug
analgesics, meaning they relieve pain by a depressing action on the central nervous system. Narcotic drugs
readily extracted from opium and is used to synthesize heroin. Morphine
produces a “high” that is accompanied by drowsiness and a sense of well-being that generally last for three to four hours. Heroin
is usually prepared synthetically from morphine. Codeine
derived from opium or morphine, but does have the same physiological effects on the body as do opium narcotics. OxyContin
appears to eliminate the addict’s desire for heroin while producing minimal side effects Methadone
cause marked changes in normal thought processes, perceptions, and moods. Hallucinogens
the most controversial drug in this class because its long-term effects on health are still largely unknown Marijuana
The chemical substance largely responsible for the hallucinogenic properties of marijuana is known as THC
synthesized from lysergic acid, and can cause hallucinations that can last for 12 hours. LSD
is often synthesized in clandestine laboratories and is often smoked, ingested, sniffed PCP
often mixed with other drugs, such as LSD, or amphetamine, and is sold as a powder Phencyclidine
substances used to depress the functions of the central nervous system. Depressants
enters the body’s bloodstream and quickly travels to the brain, where it acts to suppress the brain’s control of thought processes and muscle coordination. Alcohol
normally taken orally and create a feeling of well-being, relax the body, and produce sleep. Barbiturates
produce a relaxing tranquility without impairment of high-thinking faculties or inducing sleep. Tranquilizers
substances taken to increase alertness or activity, followed by a decrease in fatigue and a loss of appetite. Stimulants
injected intravenously, cause an initial “rush,” followed by an intense feeling of pleasure. Amphetamine
extracted from the leaves of Erythroxylin coca, causes increased alertness and vigor, accompanied by the suppression of hunger, fatigue, and boredom Cocaine
cocaine mixed with baking soda and water, then heated Crack
central nervous system depressants that are often connected with drug-facilitated sexual assault, rape, and robbery. GHB and Rohypnol
enhances self-awareness and decreases inhibitions, however, seizures, muscle breakdown, stroke, kidney failure, and cardiovascular system failure often accompany chronic abuse Ecstasy
primarily used as a veterinary animal anesthetic that in humans causes euphoria and hallucinations. Ketamine
often abused by individuals who are interested in accelerating muscle growth anabolic steroids
drugs have a high potential for abuse and have no currently accepted medical use such as heroin, marijuana, methaqualone, and LSD. Schedule I
drugs have a high potential for abuse and have medical use with severe restrictions such as cocaine, PCP, and most amphetamine and barbiturate prescriptions Schedule II
drugs have less potential for abuse and a currently accepted medical use such as all barbiturate prescriptions not covered under Schedule II, such as codeine and anabolic steroids. Schedule III
drugs have a low potential for abuse and have a current medical use such as darvon, phenobarbital, and some tranquilizers such as diazepam (valium) and chlordiazepoxide (librium). Schedule IV
drugs must show low abuse potential and have medical use such as opiate drug mixtures that contain nonnarcotic medicinal ingredients. Schedule V