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Gene
Moody
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Developing
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Embryo
fertilisation
mental
adolescents

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Human Growth and Development Word Search

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Acceptance
Adolescence
Affection
Alzheimer's disease
Anger
Anorexia nervosa
Arteriosclerosis
Bargaining
Bulimia
Chemical abuse
Cognitive
Compensation
Daydreaming
Defense mechanism
Denial
Depression
Development
Displacement
Early adulthood
Early childhood
Emotional
Esteem
Growth
Hospice
Infancy
Late adulthood
Late childhood
Life stages
Mental
Middle adulthood
Motivated
Needs
Physiological needs
Puberty
Right to die
Safety
Satisfaction
Self-actualization
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The Endocrine Glands and Their Hormone Crossword

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Activates cells influenced by the SNS Epinephrine
Which hormone in the Adrenal Cortex increases blood glucose concentration in resoonse to stress Cortisol
Which hormone in the pancreatic islet stimulates the liver to release glucose, thereby increasing blood glucose levels Glucagon
This hormone stimulates growth and development of the testes and penis Testosterone
Which gland in the ovaries stimulates development of mammary glands' secretory tissue and aids in maintaning pregnancy Progesterone
The pineal gland produces which hormone thst regulates mood, sexual development, and daily cycles in response to the amount of light in the environment Melatonin
Which hormone produced by the adrenal cortex contributes to some secondary sex characteristics in women Weak androgens
Which hormone produced by the ovaries stimulate growth of primaty sex organs such as the uterus and tubes Estrogen
Which gland controls the release of the anterior pituitary hormone Hypothalamus
Which hormone stimulates constriction of blood vessels Antidiuretic
Which hormone causes uterine contractions and the ejection of milk from the mammary gland Oxytocin
Which hormone in the anterior pituitary promotes body tissue growth Growth
This hormone stimulates milk production Prolactin
Which gland increases metabolic rate and is required for normal growth Thyroid
The hormone that promotes sperm cell development is the ________ stimulating hormone Follicle
Which hormone increases metabolic rate Thyroxine
The hormone that stimulates the adrenal cortex to produce glucocorticoids and androgen s Adrenocorticotropic
The hormone that initiates ovulation Luteinizing
The hormone that regulates the exchange of calcium between blood and bones; increases calcium level in blood Parathyroid
The hormone Epinephrine is produced in which gland Adrenal medulla

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Human Sexuality Crossword

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The period of sexual development during which a person becomes sexually mature and physically able to reproduce Puberty
A chemical substance produced by an endocrine gland Hormone
A gland that produces and releases chemical substances that signal changes in other parts of the body Endocrine gland
An endocrine gland in the brain that is part of both the nervous and endocrinesystems Hypothalamus
The external male sexual organ through which sperm leave the body Penis
The sex hormone that affects the production of sperm and signals certain physical changes at puberty Testosterone
The reproductive cells in males Sperm
When feelings of sexual attraction start Sexual Awakening
People who are attracted to the opposite sex Heterosexual
People who are attracted to the same sex Homosexual
People who are attracted to both sexes Bisexual
What you think of yourself, physically and mentally Self-Concept
Standards and beliefs that you consider are important and that help you decide wrong from right Value
The period from about age 12 to 19 during which a child gradually changes into an adult Adolescence

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Reproductive System Crossword

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The female reproductive organ. Vagina
The male reproductive organ Penis
The long tube that runs between a mother and her unborn baby. Umbilical cord
The narrow passage forming the lower end of the uterus Cervix
Responsible for typical female sexual characteristics. Estrogen
A duct that urine is discharged through. Urethra
Joining one sperm cell and one egg cell. Fertilization
Developing human organism until eight weeks of pregnancy. Embryo
The process by which blood and tissue from the lining of the uterus break apart and leave the body. Menstruation
Organs of the female reproductive system that produce hormones and eggs. Ovaries
Time at which a person become sexually mature. Puberty
Structure through which materials are exchanged between the mother and the developing embryo. Placenta
Male reproductive cell. Sperm
Term used to describe an embryo eight weeks after fertilization. Fetus
Hormone produced in the testes. Testosterone
Organ of the male reproductive system that produces hormones and sperm. Testes
Type of cell division that produces gametes. Meiosis
Release of a mature egg from the ovary. Ovulation
Organ in which embryo develops. Uterus
Outer layer of skin. Epidermis

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**MENTAL HEALTH** Word Search

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PROTECTIVE FACTOR
RESILIENCY
DEPRESSION
ANXIETY
PSYCHOSOMATIC RESPONSE
STRESSON
PERCEPTION
STRESS
HOSTILITY
EMPATHY
HORMONES
EMOTIONS
CONSTRUCTIVE CRITICISM
DEVELOPMENT ASSETS
PERSONAL IDENTITY
MODELING
PERSONALITY
SELF ACTUALZATION
HIERACHY OF NEEDS
MENTAL

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Endocrine System Disorders Crossword

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a swelling of the neck resulting from enlargement of the thyroid gland. Goiter
when your adrenal glands are damaged, producing insufficient amounts of the hormone cortisol and often aldosterone as well. Addison's Diesease
which the adrenal gland(s) make too much aldosterone which leads to hypertension (high blood pressure) and low blood potassium levels. Hyperaldosteronism
is caused by problems arising from the pituitary gland. The pituitary gland, also called the hypophysis, is a gland at the base of the brain that produces many different hormones. Pituitary dwarfism
a disease in which the body’s ability to produce or respond to the hormone insulin is impaired, resulting in abnormal metabolism of carbohydrates and elevated levels of glucose in the blood and urine. Hyperglycemia
seizure is a medical sign consisting of the involuntary contraction of muscles, which may be caused by disease or other conditions that increase the action potential frequency of muscle cells or the nerves that innervate them. Hypoparathyroidism
Rickets is the softening and weakening of bones in children, usually because of an extreme and prolonged vitamin D deficiency. Hyperparathyroidism
a condition of severely stunted physical and mental growth owing to untreated congenital deficiency of thyroid hormone Child Cretinism
usually result from a type of lung cancer, or by pituitary tumors Androgens
affects women much more frequently than men, and that the subjects are for the most part of middle age. Adult myxedema
A substance produced in one part of the body, especially in an endocrine gland, that has an effect on another part of the body, to which it is usually carried in the bloodstream. cortical Hormones
a hormone that stimulates growth in animal or plant cells, especially (in animals) a hormone secreted by the pituitary gland. Growth Hormone
the pituitary produces excessive amounts of GH. Acromegaly
a swelling of the neck and protrusion of the eyes resulting from an overactive thyroid gland. Graves Disease
deficiency of glucose in the bloodstream. Hypoglycemia
a disease in which the secretion of or response to the pituitary hormone vasopressin is impaired, resulting in the production of very large quantities of dilute urine, often with dehydration and insatiable thirst. Diabetes insipidus
A mood disorder characterized by depression that occurs at the same time every year. SAD
used illegally to increase muscle, decrease fat, and enhance athletic performance and body appearance. Steroid abuse
a genetic disorder that makes XY fetuses insensitive (unresponsive) to androgens (male hormones) TFS

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Adolescence Word Search

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Identity
Gang
Clique
Crowds
Rite of Passage
Anorexia Nervosa
Bulimia Nervosa
Eating Disorders
Late Marurer
Early Maturer
Growth Spurt
Pituitary Gland
Gonads
Adrenal Gland
Hormones
Puberty
Late Adolescence
Middle Adolescence
Early Adolescence

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Endocrine Glands and Their Hormones Crossword

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Prepares uterline lining for implantation of feetilized ovum Progesterone
Regulates mood, sexual development, and daily cycles in response to amount of light in their environment. Melatonin
Stimulates the liver to release glucose, increasing blood glucose levels Glucagon
Stimulates growth and development of sexual organs plus development of secondary sexual characteristics, such as hair growth and deepeninf voice Testosterone
Reduces blood gluclose concentration by promoting gluclose uptake into cells and gluclose storage; promotes fate and protein synthesis Insulin
Contribute to some secondary sex characteristics in women Weak androgens
Promotes salt retention and potassium excretion Aldosterone
Increase blood gluclose concentration in response to stress Cortisol
Increase blood pressure and heart rate Epinephrine
Regulates exchange of calcium between blood and bones; increase calcium level in blood PTH
Initiates ovulation, corpus luteum formation, and progesterone production in the female; stimulates testosterone secretion in male LH
Stimulates growth and hormonal activity of ovarian follicles FSH
Stimulates milk production by mammary glands PRL
Stimulates adrenal cortex to produce glucocorticoids and androgens ACTH
Stimulates thyroid gland to produce thyroid hormones TSH
Promotes growth of all body tissues GH
Causes uterine muscles contraction; causes milk ejection from mammary glands Oxytocin
Promotes water reabsorption in kidney tubules; at high concentration, stimulates constriction of blood vessels ADH
Control the release of anterior pituitary hormones Releasing hormone
Increase metabolic rate, influencing both physical and mental activities; required for normal growth T3 and t4

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Disorders of the Endocrine System Crossword

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Results from abnormal thyroid secretion and causes thyroid enlargement on the front and sides of the neck Goiter
An abnormality of the body’s electrolyte balance caused by excessive secretion of aldosterone by the adrenal cortex Hyperaldosteronism
An abnormally high level of glucose in the bloodstream Hyperglycemia
Over activity of the parathyroid gland; symptoms may include softening of the bones, with constant pain, and tenderness Hyperparathyroidism
Caused by hypersecretion of cortical hormones; symptoms include fatigue and hypertension Cushing's Syndrome
Hypersecretion of the Growth Hormone in a child, secreted by the anterior pituitary Gigantism
Hypersecreion of the Growth Hormone in an adult, secreted by the anterior pituitary Acromegaly
A disease caused by an enlarged thyroid that results in a rapid heartbeat and increased basal metabolism; exophthalmic goiter Graves' Disease
An abnormally low level of glucose in the bloodstream Hypoglycemia
Characterized as inadequate production of insulin, therefore causing too much glucose to remain in the bloodstream and urine Diabetes Insipidus
Decreased secretion of cortisol from the adrenal cortex, symptoms include, low blood pressure and brownish coloration of the skin Addison's Disease
hyposecretion of the Growth Hormone which causes bones not to grow Pituitary Dwarfism
Abnormal calcium metabolism leading to contractions and muscle pain; hypoparathyroidism Tetany
hypothyroidism (child); absence of normal thyroid secretion, can lead to physical deformity, dwarfism, or mental retardation Cretinism
hypothyroidism (adult); symptoms include, thickening of the skin and labored speech Myxedema
also known as Seasonal Affective Disorder, a type of depression that is in sync with the change of season; it can be treated by light therapy SAD
excessive testoerone levels in women that result in unwanted hairiness such as on the face, chest and back Hirsutism
also known as Testicular Feminization Hormone, a genetic disorder that makes XY fetuses insensitive (unresponsive) to androgens (male hormones). TFS
Hypersecretion of _________ is when secondary sexual characteristics develop early in male children and female children are masculinized Androgens

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Adolescence. Word Search

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teenager
growth
abstract thinking
hormones
maturation
maturity
attachment
delinquint
social
intellectual
emotional
physical
development
puberty
adolescence

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