Type
Crossword
Description

This crossword contains the following questions and answers:

Artificial Kidney DIALYSIS
Used to determine the risk for diabetes BMI
Use of drugs to kill cancer cells throughout the body CHEMOTHERAPY
Irregular heartbeat ARRHYTHMIA
Odorless. fat-like substance that is used by the body to make cell walls and hormones. CHOLESTEROL
Small, battery-powered electronic devices that stimulate the heart to contract PACEMAKERS
"Fat" baby- due to gestational diabetes MACROSOMIA
Group of nerve disorders caused by diabetes DIABETIC NEUROPATHY
Condition caused by a very low level of blood sugar HYPOGLYCEMIA
Annual screening for cervical cancer in adult women PAP TEST

    Customize    

Nutrition Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

This crossword contains the following questions and answers:

To include more fruits and veggies in your diet, when would be the ideal meal to eat them during to encourage such a habit? Breakfast
These are great sources of energy in fruits and vegetables. Carbohydrates
Sources of this can be added to fruit and vegetable snacks to make them even more nutritious and delicious Protein
Try different vegetables, because our bodies like ___. Variety
______ are nutrients in food that the body uses to build cell membranes, nerve tissue (like the brain), and hormones. Lipids
The body uses ___ as fuel. Fat
What is a unit of energy that measures how much energy food provides to the body? Calorie
Light (lite) and _______-fat foods may still be high in fat. Reduced
What is the requirement for a food to be labeled light (lite)? Have 50% less fat or _______ fewer calories per serving Onethird
One of the most harmful fats: s_____. Saturated
One of the most harmful fats: t_____. Trans
Trans and saturated fats can cause what? Heartdisease
Unsaturated fats are ____ at room temperature. Liquid
One type of unsaturated fat: p_________. Polyunsaturated
One type of unsaturated fat: m_________. Monounsaturated

    Customize    

Obesity Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

This word search contains the following answers:

Sugar
Cancer
Heart Disease
Diabetes
Cholesterol
Nutrition
Fat
BMI
Scales
Weight
KFC
Mcdonalds

    Customize    

Diabetes Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

This word search contains the following answers:

neuropathy
medications
risk factors
exercise
symptoms
cells
monitor
Type two
Testing
fasting
hypoglycemia
hyperglycemia
insulin
Glucose
diabetes

    Customize    

Renal Disease-- use the clues to fill in the crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

This crossword contains the following questions and answers:

Removes waste from the blood Kidneys
Food high in phosphorus Dried Beans
Your blood is allowed to flow, a few ounces at a time, through a special filter that removes wastes and extra fluids. Then clean blood is then returned to your body. Hemodialysis
Decrease in number of red blood cells Anemia
When the kidneys are no longer able to work at a level needed for a day-to-day life. (acronym) ESRD
High-quality protein Eggs
Biggest concern with dialysis Protein Loss
Affects how steadily your heart beats Potassium
Treatment for End Stage Renal Failure Dialysis
Most common cause of End Stage Renal Failure Diabetes

    Customize    

Lifestyle Diseases Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

This crossword contains the following questions and answers:

Two _________ and five vegetables. fruit
Food like spinach, carrots, and cauliflower. vegetables
Means that the disease runs in the family. heredity
Healthy choice for helping to reduce risk of lifestyle disease through movement. exercise
Lifestyle disease associated with glucose control. Diabetes
Lifestyle disease associated with the cardiovascular system. heart disease
Lifestyle disease associated with the digestive tract. bowel cancer
Lifestyle characteristic that involves how we fuel our body. Nutrition
Helps our body to recover over night. sleep
Unhealthy _______________ are the key cause of lifestyle diseases. behaviours
Uncontrollable risk factor associated with how old we are. age
Uncontrollable risk factor associated with whether we are male or female. gender
Disease caused by uncontrollable cell growth in the body. cancer
Blockage of blood flow to the brain. Stroke
__________________ plays a key part in the development of lung, mouth, and throat cancer. smoking
Diet, body weight, physical activity, sun exposure, and drug abuse are all _________________ risk factors. controllable
High blood pressure. hypertension
A fat like substance that occurs only in food of animal origin. cholesterol
Lack of sufficient amount of nutrient, which can often result in illness. deficiency
Chemical process that takes place in the cells after the body absorbs nutrients. metabolism
The body's process of breaking down food into simpler compounds for the body to use. digestion

    Customize    

Endocrine System Disorders Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

This crossword contains the following questions and answers:

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

    Customize    

Chapter 10, lesson 2 Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

This crossword contains the following questions and answers:

Body's main source of energy. Carbohydrates
A carbohydrate that the body cannot digest. Fibers
Nutrients the body uses to build and maintain cells and tissues. Proteins
Waxy, fat like substance. In your blood it can build up on the insides of the arteries. Cholesterol
Something that helps regulates many body processes. Vitamins
Elements found in food that are used by the body. Minerals
A condition where the bones become fragile and break easily. Osteoporosis
Moderate amounts may lower your risk of heart disease. Unsaturated fats
Consuming to much of this may increase your risk of heart disease. Saturated fats
Can raise your total blood cholesterol level. Trans fats
Forms bones and teeth. Calcium
This mineral is in foods like dairy products, meat, and eggs. Phosphorus
Sustains regular heartbeat, aids in bone groth and energy production. Magnesium
Part of a compound in the red blood cells needed for carrying oxygen. Iron

    Customize    

Lipid Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

This crossword contains the following questions and answers:

One of the 3 macronutrients; along with carbs and proteins. Fat
Synonymous for fat. Lipid
Blood fats that are absorbed by the body. Triglycerides
Fat helps to build the ________ _______. Myelin Sheath
The liver uses fats to ________ proteins. Synthesize
Fat is the primary fuel in _______ . Cells
"Good" cholesterol. HDL
"Bad" cholesterol. LDL
A fatty, wax-like substance that circulates throughout the blood. Cholesterol
Where most fat metabolism (break down) takes place. Liver

    Customize    

Nutrition Chapter 8 Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

This crossword contains the following questions and answers:

Substances that the body needs to regulate bodily functions, promote growth, repair body tissues, obtain energy. Nutrients
A chemical process by which your body breaks down food to release energy. Metabolism
Energy measured in units. Calories
Nutrients made of carbon, hydrogen, and oxygen. Carbohydrates
A type of complex carbohydrate that is found in plants. Fiber
Supplies the body with energy, forms your cells, maintain body temperature. Fat
A waxy, fatlike substance found only in animal products. Cholesterol
They play a large role in the growth and repair of your body's tissues. Proteins
Helps the body with various processes, including the use of other nutrients. vitamins
Help protect healthy cells from the damage caused by the normal aging process. Antioxidants
Occur naturally in rocks and soil. Minerals
Your body is about 65% made up of this nutrient. Water
The process of maintaining a steady state inside your body. Homeostasis
These are contained water that regulate many processes in your cells. Electrolytes
A serious reduction in the body's water content. Dehydration
The proteins in your body are made up of these. Amino acids
A condition in which the red blood cells do not contain enough hemoglobin. Anemia
Are solid at room temperature. Saturated fats
Are liquid at room temperature. Unsaturated fats
Helps maintain water balance; nerve function. Sodium

    Customize    

MYPLATE AND FOOD GROUPS Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

This crossword contains the following questions and answers:

How many food groups are there? Five
Condition in which bones gradually lose their mineral content and become weak and brittle osteoporosis
Starches and sugars that give the body most of its energy carbohydrates
A plant material that your body cannot digest fiber
Saturated animal fats contain this waxy substance cholesterol
These are the building blocks that make up proteins amino acids
Needed to build, repair,and maintain body cells and tissues protein
Foods that contain the entire edible grain whole grains
name a vegetable dish that can be served as the main dish salad
easy to break brittle
1 slice of bread is equivalent to how many ounces of grain one
This food is part of the milk/dairy group yogurt
this is a healthier fat olive oil
How many servings of the dairy group should you have each day three cups
This is an example of a sweet that is high in sugar softdrink
Asparagus are part of which food group? Vegetable
This food is part of the protein group eggs
High cholesterol is linked to this heart disease
How many ounces of the grain group should you consume each day six
This food belongs to the fruit group peach
This vitamin helps blood clot vitamin K
Fiber helps your body eliminate this waste
Fiber can help reduce the risk of this cancer colon
A chemical reaction that causes cell damage oxidation
A substance that protects cells from damage antioxidants
This is a food made from grains tortillas
Natural sugars are found in fruits
contain all the essential amino acids complete proteins
These have no nutritional value empty calories
These proteins come from plants incomplete
Fat cells store _________ energy
These fats are found in food from animal sources saturated
These fats come from plant sources and are a healthier choice unsaturated
What is your teachers last name Rose
How many kids does your teacher have three
what class are you in FCS

    Customize