Cardiovascular Disease Crossword
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Crossword
Description

Various diseases involving heart and blood vessels
Inactive Lifestyle
Ranked #2 in deaths in the U.S.
Consistent High Blood Pressure
“Bad” Cholesterol
“Good” Cholesterol
This type of diabetes is biological
This type of diabetes is environmental
Blood pressure range Below 120 and Below 80
Blood pressure range 120-129 or 80-89
Another name for genetics
Coronary artery is completely blocked
Blocked blood supply to a part of the brain
Stroke caused by blockage in a blood vessel
Stroke caused by burst or ruptured blood vessel
#1 Risk Factor
overall condition of body or mind and the presence or absence of illness or injury
expands the idea of health to include the ability to achieve optimal health, all dimensions
Any body movement
Internal Dialogue
planned, structured, repetitive movement intended to improve or maintain physical fitness
Length of a workout
Pressure when the heart is beating
Pressure when the heart is relaxing
Peak of an exercise plan, most intense

The Circulatory System Word Search

The Circulatory System Word Search
Type
Word Search
Description

myocardial infarction
white blood cells
mesenteric artery
red blood cells
cardiovascular
carotid artery
pulmonary vein
carbon dioxide
blood vessels
hepatic vein
renal artery
heart attack
platelets
vena cava
pacemaker
pressure
jugular
kidneys
plasma
oxygen
stroke
angina
pulse
aorta
heart
lungs
liver
flow
beat
pump

vital signs Crossword

vital signs Crossword
Type
Crossword
Description

You must use a stehoscope to measure this pulse
absence of breathing
pulse below 60
pulse located on side of the neck
difficult breathing
pulse located at top of foot
pulse located behind the knee
breathing in
breathing out
top number of blood pressure
bottom number of blood pressure
120/80 is a normal ______
98.6 is the normal average __________________
You use this to listen to your heart
Pulse located beside wrist
60-100 is normal average adult ___________

Cardiovascular Disorders Crossword

Cardiovascular Disorders Crossword
Type
Crossword
Description

Medical term for chest pain due to coronary heart disease. Heart muscle doesn't get as much blood.
A disease of arteries characterized by deposition of plaque/fatty materials on inner walls.
Blood poisoning. Occurs when a bacterial infection else where gets into the blood stream.
Clotting of blood in a part of the circulatory system.
A sudden neurological impairment. Occurs when blood gets blocked or limited to the brain.
Caused by inflammation and by group A streptococcus.
Disease where bone marrow produces increased numbers of leukocytes.
A herediatary genetic disorder that impairs the body's ability to control blood clotting.
A sudden or fatal occurence when one or more of your coronary arteries get blocked.
Enlarge twisted veins due to valves not functioning properly.
Hardening and thickening of the artery wall due to build up plaque.
An enlargement of an artery caused by the weak artery wall.
Abnormally high blood pressure.

Healthy Life Crossword

Healthy Life Crossword
Type
Crossword
Description

an easier workout such as brisk walking
results in pain in joints
results in abnormal blood sugar
the other leading cause of death in the US besides stroke
the minimum amount of exercise needed a day that you should always meet
a more difficult workout such as sprinting for a long period of time
the way you eat daily
amount of energy you can get with food and burn with exercise
a condition where your metabolism is abnormal because of fat, low HDL cholesterol, high blood sugar, etc.
any activity that burns calories
an activity that strengthens muscles
an activity that strengthens bones
a serious injury especially if you are of an older age
the well being of your mind
emotional state
a loss of the ability to do everyday activities
how easily a person can stand without falling
physical activity that improves the cardiovascular system
an example of a moderate-intensity aerobic exercise
dying at a young age

High Blood Pressure Crossword

High Blood Pressure Crossword
Type
Crossword
Description

Another term for high blood pressure
One in every ______ adults has high blood pressure
Drinking less of this can lower your blood pressure
The pressure as the heart beats and pushes blood through the vessels (number on top)
Recommended number of minutes of aerobic exercise per day
Treatment when lifestyle changes alone are not enough to treat the high blood pressure
Managing ______ can help lower high blood pressure
A ___________ kidney will not function properly and fails to remove waste products from the blood
This disease is caused when blood vessels narrow in the kidneys, possibly causing kidney failure
Symptoms of high blood pressure
The second leading cause of kidney failure in the United States after diabetes
Used to measure blood pressure

Circulatory System Crossword

Circulatory System Crossword
Type
Crossword
Description

place where substances are exchanged between the blood and body cells
the liquid part of blood
a flap of tissue that prevents blood from flowing backward
bloodvessles that carry blood back to the heart
take up oxyhgen in the blood and deliver it to cells elsewhere in the body
the body's disease fighters
consists of the heart, blood vessels, and blood
(singular) lower chambers of the heart
(singular) upper chambers of the heart
the process by which molecules move from an area of higher concentration to an area of lower concentration
largest artery in the body
a force exerted by blood against the walls of blood vessels
the alternating expansion and relaxation of the artery walls
a group of heart cells that sends out signals that make the heart muscle contract
hollow, muscular organ that pumps blood throughout the body
blood vessles that carry blood away from the heart
iron-containing protein that binds chemically to oxygen molecules

Coronary Artery Disease Crossword Puzzle

Coronary Artery Disease Crossword Puzzle
Type
Crossword
Description

Also know as coronary heart disease
The type of risk factors you can change
The type of diet you should eat to reduce the risk of CAD
Increase consumption of these in your diet
The type of fat that contributes most to high cholesterol
When plaque builds up on walls of coronary arteries
Occurs when blood flow to your heart is blocked, resulting in death of heart muscle
These supply blood to the heart
Quitting this can reduce your risk for CAD and heart attacks
You should consume less than 2300 mg of this per day, less if you have high blood pressure
A common sign of a heart attack for men and women
The amount of physical activity you should get every day
You can manage this to improve your mental and physical health and reduce your risk of heart attack
A non-modifiable risk factor
Uncontrolled _____________ increases triglycerides and your chances of coronary artery disease

Fitness Crossword Puzzle

Fitness Crossword Puzzle
Type
Crossword
Description

The M in BMI stands for?
Drink this daily
The Range of motion of joints and mobility of muscles
Normal Range is less than 120/80
____ Syndrome is a cluster of conditions that increase the risk of heart disease, stroke, and diabetes
Physical activity to sustain or improve health and fitness
Acronym for goals that are Specific, Measurable, Attainable, Relevant, and Timely
The I in the F.I.T.T principle stands for?
Cobra and downward dog are ____ poses
Walk for a long distance, usually in the woods
Exercise that increases heart rate and the use of oxygen
____ Training using less reps and higher weights

Non-Communicable Diseases Crossword

Non-Communicable Diseases Crossword
Type
Crossword
Description

diseases non spread from person to person
one of the ways non-communicable diseases can be spread
a disease in which abnormal cells multiply & spread
substances that cause cancer
one factor that can increase the risk of cancer
one treatment for cancer is
a disease of the heart and blood vessels
a condition that results when the blood supply to the heart is blocked
a blockage of blood or break in a blood vessel that brings blood flow to the brain
pressure of the blood against the artery walls
another term for high blood pressure
a type of condition that lasts for a long time or keeps coming back
when the body is unable to produce insulin
when the body is unable to use the insulin properly
a condition that causes seizures
a chronic condition in which breathing becomes difficult
a condition in which the body reacts to foods or other substances

Heart Health Crossword Puzzle

Heart Health Crossword Puzzle
Type
Crossword
Description

Not only senior citizens, but even ________ people can have heart disease
High _______ _________ is known as a "silent killer"
A common symptom of a heart attack along with shortness of breath, arm or jaw pain
a condition with high blood sugar that increases risk of heart disease
Even if you have a family ________of heart disease, you can take action to reduce your risks
Have this blood level checked at least once a year to help manage your risk of heart disease
Heart ________ can cause shortness of breath and swelling of the feet and ankles
Peripheral _________ Disease causes leg pain as a result of blocked blood vessels
Abnormal or irregular heart beat
Moderate intensity _________ is beneficial to heart health