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STROKE
DRINK WATER
RELAXATION
STRESS
OVERWEIGHT
PORTION SIZE
PHYSICAL ACTIVITY
DIABETES
KIDNEY FAILURE
HEART DISEASE
VEGETABLES
FRUITS
CHECK MY BLOOD PRESSURE
TAKE MY MEDICATION
EXERCISE
HEALTHY DIET
HYPOTENSION
HYPERTENSION
DIASTOLIC
SYSTOLIC

High Blood Pressure Crossword

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

Cardiovascular Disease Crossword

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Various diseases involving heart and blood vessels Cardiovascular Disease
Inactive Lifestyle Sedentary
Ranked #2 in deaths in the U.S. Cancer
Consistent High Blood Pressure Hypertension
“Bad” Cholesterol LDL
“Good” Cholesterol HDL
This type of diabetes is biological Type 1 Diabetes
This type of diabetes is environmental Type 2 Diabetes
Blood pressure range Below 120 and Below 80 Normal
Blood pressure range 120-129 or 80-89 Prehypertension
Another name for genetics Heredity
Coronary artery is completely blocked Heart Attack
Blocked blood supply to a part of the brain Stroke
Stroke caused by blockage in a blood vessel Ischemic
Stroke caused by burst or ruptured blood vessel Hemorrhagic
#1 Risk Factor Smoking
overall condition of body or mind and the presence or absence of illness or injury Health
expands the idea of health to include the ability to achieve optimal health, all dimensions Wellness
Any body movement Physical Activity
Internal Dialogue Self Talk
planned, structured, repetitive movement intended to improve or maintain physical fitness Exercise
Length of a workout Duration
Pressure when the heart is beating Systolic
Pressure when the heart is relaxing Diastolic
Peak of an exercise plan, most intense Workout

Healthy Living Word Search

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yoga
vegetables
training
sugar
strength
sleep
relaxation
protein
posture
oxygen
muscles
lifestyle
leisure
jogging
health
happiness
glucose
friendship
fitness
fibre
fat
exercise
energy
disease
diet
diabetes
dairy
cycling
carbohydrates
calories
balanced
appetite
alcohol

Blood Pressure Word Search

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stroke
fruits
vegetables
diet
doctor
lifestyle
changes
detection
symptom
resistance
narrow
measurement
tumor
adrenal
thyroid
apnea
kidney
readings
elevated
artery
diastolic
systolic
healthy
cholesterol
medication
blood
hypertension
Pressure

CHRONIC KIDNEY DISEASE Word Search

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NICHOLE HOYE
TOYIA REID
urinary protein
tests
fistula
hemodialysis
treatments
make red blood cell
balance body fluid
stages
special diet
kidney transplant
dialysis
bone pain
headaches
fatigue
high blood pressure
diabetes
ckd
no symptoms
renal failure
end stage kidney disease
chronic
kidney disease

Obesity Crossword

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Term for Really Fat or overweight obesity
Things with seeds Fruit
A drink high in sugar Soft drinks
Found in all foods Sugar
Good for you but expensive Salad
Starts with M and ends with t Meat
Better boiled then fried Potatoes
Something you have to do 30 minutes of this daily Exercise
With lots of abdominal exercise you could have a ....... Six pack
Recommend to have 2 litres of this daily Water
Must have 5 serves of this daily Vegetables
When a blood flow to the brain is blocked Stroke
When a clot blocks blood flow in to the heart muscle Heart attack
Heart pain from heart disease Angina
Body mass index BMI
..... Good for you heart Beans
Red vegetable Beetroot
non-communicable diseases NCDs
When you pause in breathing while asleep sleep apnoea
When the muscle of the air way relaxes to much during sleep and vibrates making noise Snoring
Arthritis caused by build up uric acid chrysalis in joints Gout
Orange Vegetable Sweet potato
Too much = fluid retention Salt
Another word for high blood pressure Hypertension
Stones which develop in the gall bladder Gallstones
What lowers cholesterol Nuts
What is rich in antioxidants Blue berries
What contains vitamin C and is high in antioxidants Grapes
High in omega 3 Fish
Foods that ease digestion Whole grains

Healthy Eating Crossword

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gala or granny smith apple
1 of your 5 a day fruit
they grow in the ground vegetables
fruit and ..... fibre
running, sport and walking etc exercise
they are orange carrots
you drink it water
eating your fruit and veg will make you this healthy
starches found in fruit and veg carbohydrates
found in meat, fish and eggs protein
colour of vegetables green
eating healthily diet

Cardiovascular System Crossword

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the fluid portion of the blood plasma
red blood cells erythrocytes
the oxygen-transporting pigment of erythrocytes hemoglobin
white blood cell leukocytes
a white blood cell with secretory granules in its cytoplasm (ex. eosinophil/basophil) granulocytes
the most abundant of the white blood cells neutrophils
granular white blood cells whose granules readily take up a stain called eosin eosinophils
white blood cells whose granules stain deep blue with basic dye; have a relatively pale nucleus and granular-appearing cytoplasm basophils
white blood cells with a one-lobed nucleus. no granules in cytoplasm agranuloctyes
agranular white blood cells formed in the bone marrow that mature in the lymphoid tissue lymphocytes
large single-nucleus white blood cell; agranular leukocyte monocytes
one of the irregular cell fragments of blood; involved in clotting platelets
formation of blood cells hematopoiesis
stem cells that give rise to all the formed elements of the blood hemocytoblast
the stopping of a flow of blood hemostasis
the stout wall separating the lower chambers of the heart from one another interventricular septum
begins at the base of the right ventricle, branches into two pulmonary arteries which deliver deoxygenated blood to the corresponding lung pulmonary trunk
bicuspid and tricuspid atrioventricular valves
cord-like tendons that connect the papillary muscles to the tricuspid valve and the mitral valve in the heart (heart strings) chordae tendineae
lub dub, lub dub heart sounds
a condition in which the heart produces or is apt to produce a recurring sound indicative of disease or damage murmur
abnormally high blood pressure hypertension
a disease of the arteries characterized by the deposition of plaques of fatty material on their inner walls atherosclerosis
the membranous sac enveloping the heart pericardium
a chamber of the heart receiving blood from the veins; superior heart chambers atria
discharging chambers of the heart ventricles
system of blood vessels that carry blood to and from the lungs for gas exchange pulmonary circulation
major systemic artery; arises from the left ventricle of the heart aorta
systems of blood vessels that carries nutrient- and oxygen-rich blood to all the body organs systemic circulation
valves that prevent blood return to the ventricles after contraction semilunar valves
the contraction phase of heart activity systole
a period (between contractions) of relaxation of the heart during which it fills with blood diastole
a volume of blood ejected by a ventricle during systole stroke volume
sequence of events encompassing one complete contraction and relaxation of the atria and ventricles of the heart cardiac cycle

Circulatory System Crossword

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what is the constriction of coronary ateries that lead to chest pain Angina Pectoris
Blood vessels that connect to arteries and capillaries arterioles
the upper chamber of the heart (receives blood) atrium
smallest blood vessel capillary
what is the volume of blood pumped per minute cardiac output
Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation CPR
they carry blood to the heart veins
lower ejecting chamber of heart ventricle
what the nurse feels for on your wrist pulse
i am located between the left atrium and ventrical mitral valve
myocardial infarction heart attack
high blood pressure hypertension
opposite of 12 across Hypotension
the circulation between the heart and lungs pulmonary
circulation of blood in the heart coronary
left AV valve bicuspid
pressure when you are relaxed diastolic
the opposite of diastolic systolic
ECG-Ventrical relaxtion t wave
ECG-atrial contraction P wave

Vital Signs Word Search

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vital signs
stethoscope
sphygmomanometer
hypertension
apical
systolic
diastolic
blood pressure
wheezing
apnea
dyspnea
respirations
brachial
radial
tachycardia
pulse
hypothermic
pyrexic
tympanic
thermometer
temperature