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abnormal lump,bump,sore or coloured area on the skin skin lesions
a vitamin of the B complex found especially in the liver and kidney folic acid
it is a group of aromatic plants wintergreen
it is an organic compound with the formula C6H4 methyl salicylate
a chronic, curable infectious disease leprosy
partly cook food by boiling it parboiling
involving or denoting a method of preserving food sous vide
a drink, remedy, or extract prepared by soaking tea leaves or herbs in liquid infusion
the exploitation of biological process for industrial and other purposes, especially the genetic manipulation of microorganisms for the production of antibiotics, hormones, etc. biotechnology
a medical condition in which the bones become brittle and fragile from loss of tissue, typically as a result of hormonal changes, or deficiency of calcium or vitamin D. osteoporosis

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Vitamins & Minerals Crossword

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__________ helps in energy production and helps the body resist infection. NIACIN
Meat, poultry, leafy vegetables, dried fruit all help with _________. IRON
_________, orange fruits, dairy products all help with vitamin A. SPINACH
Vitamin E is a _____________. ANTIOXIDANT
Vitamin B helps protect against __________ and form red blood cells. INFECTION
Vitamin D enchances __________ absorption. CALCIUM
___________ builds and renews bones and teeth. PHOSPHORUS
Vitamin A promotes ___________ skin and hair. HEALTHY
Calcium regulates __________, muscles and nerves. HEARTBEAT
___________ maintains healthy nerves, brain and muscle functions. THIAMIN
A vitamin that keeps the lining of the nose,mouth and digestive tract healthy is ________. RIBOFLAVIN
Another name for folic acid that helps rebuild red blood cells and prevents birth defects is _________. FOLATE
Iron helps rebuild and renew _________ to carry oxygen to cells. HEMOGLOBIN
Sodium, chloride and ____________ help with muscles and nerve actions. POTASSIUM
Foods like meat, liver, fish, dairy products, whole grain breads are all good sources of _________. ZINC
Sodium, chloride and potassium help maintain the body's __________ of fluid. BALANCE
Small amounts of __________ is added to the water supply in many communities. FLUORIDE
Vitamin K helps blood ________. CLOT
The body also ____________ vitamin D itself when exposed to sunlight. PRODUCES
Vitamin C helps wounds ________, keeps blood vessels healthy and increases resistance to infections. HEAL

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Skin Disorders and dieases Crossword

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a mark on the skin that may indicate an injury or damage that changes the structure of tissues or organs. lesion
lesions that are a different color than the color of the skin and/or lesions that are raised above the surface of the skin. Primary lesions
a large blister containing a watery fluid Bulla
a closed, abnormally developed sac that contains fluid, pus, semifluid, or morbid matter, above or below the skin Cyst
any flat spot or discoloration on the skin, such as a freckle or a red spot, left after a pimple has healed Macule
a solid bump larger than .4 inches that can be easily felt Nodule
a small elevation on the skin that contains no fluid but may develop pus Papule
a raised, inflamed, papule with a white or yellow center containing pus in the top of the lesion pustule
an abnormal, rounded, solid lump above, within, or under the skin; larger than a papule tubercle
an abnormal mass varying in size, shape, and color tumor
a small blister or sac containing clear fluid, lying within or just beneath the epidermis Vesicle
an itchy, swollen lesion that lasts only a few hours; caused by a blow or scratch, an insect bite, etc... Wheal
characterized by piles of material on the skin surface, such as a crust or scab, or by depressions in the skin surface secondary skin lesion
dead cells that form over a wound or blemishwhile it is healing, an accumulation of sebum and pus, sometimes mixedwith epidermal material crust
a skin sore or abrasion produced by scratching or scraping excoriation
a crack in the skin that penetrates the dermis fissure
a thick scar resulting from excessive growth of fibrous tissue keliod
a lightly raised mark on the skin formed after an injury or lesion of the skin has healed Scar
anaother name for a scar cicatrix
an open lesion on the skin or mucous membrane of the body, accompanied by loss of skin depth and possibly weeping of fluids or pus Ulcer
when the follicle is closed and not exposed to the environment, the sebum remains white or cream colored an is a ___________ closed comedo
another named for a closed comedo is whitehead
benign, keratin filled cysts that appear just under the epidermis and have no visible opening milia
a skin disorder characterized by chronic inflammation of the sebaceous glands from retained secretions and bacteria acne
a large protruding pocket-like lesion filled with sebum sebaceous cyst
a skin condition caused by an inflammation of the sebaceous glands seborrheic dermatitis
a chronic condition that appears primarily on the cheeks and nose rosacea
a deficiency in perspiration, often a result of fever or certain diseases anhidrosis
foul-smelling perspiration bromhidrosis
excessive sweating, caused by heat or general body weakness hyperhidrosis
also known as prickly heat, is an acute inflammatory disorder of the sweat glands Miliaria rubra

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Milady Chapter 8 Skin Disease & Disorders Crossword

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Small, brownish spot or blemish on the skin. Ranging in color from pale tan to brown or to bluish black 1234
Large blister containing fluid Bulla
Cannot survive in the presence of oxygen Anaerobic
Crack in the skin that penetrates the dermis Fissure
Small blister or sac containing clear fluid, lying within or just beneath the epidermis Vesicle
Abnormal growth of the skin Hypertrophy
Itchy, swollen lesion that lasts only a few hours; caused by a blow or scratch, the bite of an insect, urticaria or nettle sting. Ex. Hives and mosquito bites Wheal
Darker than normal pigmentation Hyperpigmentation
Chronic condition appears on the cheeks and nose, characterized by redness, distended or dilated surface blood vessels Rosacea
Bacterial infection commonly known as pink eye Conjunctivitis
An inflammatory, often chronic disease of the skin characterized by moderate to severe inflammation, scaling, and severe itching Eczema
Contagious bacterial skin infection characterized by weeping lesions Impetigo
Also known as cicatrix Scar
Allergic reaction created by repeated exposure to a chemical or a substance Sensitization
Abnormal brown-colored or wine-colored skin discoloration Stain
Flat spot or discoloration on the skin Macule
Foul-smelling prespiration Bromhidrosis
Also known as wart Verruca
Technical term for freckles Lentigines
Also known as a birthmark Nevus
Liver spots Chloasma
Hereditary condition that causes hypo pigmented spots and splotches on the skin, may be related to thyroid conditions Vitiligo
Abnormal, rounded, solid lump above, within, or under the skin Tubercle
Absence on pigment, resulting in light or white splotches Hypopigmentation
Skin sore or abrasion produced by scratching or scraping Excoriation
Open lesion on the skin or mucous membrane of the body, accompanied by pus and loss of skin depth Ulcer
Inflammatory condition of the skin Dermatitis
Congenital hypopigmentation Albinism
Skin disease characterized by red patches covered with silver-white scales; usually found on the scalp, elbows, knees, chest, and lower back Psoriasis
Thick scar Keloid
Blackheads Comedo
Dead cells that form over a wound or blemish Crust
Closed, abnormally developed sac containing fluid, pus, semi-fluid, or morbid matter Cyst

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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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Nutrients for Wellness Crossword

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Has two types, simple and complex and is the body's main energy source Carbohydrates
The parts of fruit, vegetables, grains and beans that your body cannot digest; and passes through the digestive system. Fiber
Made of sugar molecules, and remain separate; they include fruits, many vegetables, milk, and milk products. Simple Carbohydrates
Sugar molecules that join together to form long chains; also called starches. Complex Carbohydrates
Nutrients your body uses to build, repair and maintain cells and tissues; made up of amino acids Proteins
These promote healthy skin, normal cell growth and they carry vitamins A, D, E and K to wherever they are needed in your body. Fats
Fats that are solid at room temperature (things like butter, cheese and fatty meats); eating too much of these can increase your risk of heart disease. Saturated fats
Fats that remain liquid at room temperature, and come mainly from plant foods such as olive oil, nuts and avacados. Unsaturated Fats
A fatty substance found in the blood, there are two types - LDL and HDL. Cholesterol
Bad cholesterol which collects on the walls of arteries and forms a thick, hard substance called plaque. LDL
This type of Cholesterol helps remove LDL from the arteries so it can be disposed of in the liver. HDL
Substances that help your body fight infections and use other nutrients, among other jobs Vitamins
Elements that help form healthy bones and teeth, and regulate certain body processes Minerals
Promotes healthy skin and normal vision Vitamin A
Needed for a healthy nervous system; help in energy production B Vitamins
Needed for healthy teeth, gums, and bones; helps heal wounds and fight infection Vitamin C
Promotes strong bones and teeth and the absorption of calcium Vitamin D
Helps blood clot Vitamin K
Needed to build and maintain strong bones and teeth Calcium
Promotes strong bones and teeth; prevents tooth decay Fluoride
Needed for hemoglobin in red blood cells Iron
Helps regulate fluid balance in tissues; promotes proper nerve function Potassium
Helps heal wounds; needed for cell reproduction Zinc
Helps you digest and absorb food, it regulates body temperature and blood circulation, and it carries nutrients and oxygen to cells; also removes toxins and other wastes, cushions joints, and protects tissues and organs from shock and damage Water
Can cause problems like fatigue, confusion and inability to focus. Dehydration

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VITAMINS AND MINERALS Crossword

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Vitamin A can be found in vegetables and fruits that are this color orange
When you spend time outside in the sunshine, your body makes Vitamin D
Vitamins are Fat Soluble A D E K
Type of vitamins that needs to be taken daily because they regularly gets flushed out water soluble
Fat soluble vitamin that is an antioxidant and good for your skin Vitamin E
This vitamin is good for your immune system and found in citrus fruits Vitamin C
_____________________ - flav is usually add back into bread & grain products Riboflavin
Pregnant women need this before an during pregnancy Folate
Only found in Animal Foods Vitamin B12
Makes up 60% of your body Water
Dangerous for kids because they can easily overdose Caffeine
Found in milk, a mineral good for bones Calcium
Many Americans get much more of this than they need Sodium
Found in Bananas, an important electrolyte Potassium
Deficiency in this is called anemia Iron
Vegans are at risk for being low in iron and vitamin B12
Trace Mineral that has 100 functions in the human body zinc
Needed in very small amounts but very important Trace minerals

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6 main nutrients Crossword

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what source does Complete proteins/fat come from? Animal
what source does incomplete proteins/fat come from? Plant
an example of a food item high in trans fat is? Cookies
what part of your body does water hydrate? Organs
what do carbohydrates,protein and fat all provide energy
folic acid is an example of a? Vitamin
Iron is an example of a? Mineral
plant sources of essential nutrients are sometimes refereed to as an? Alternative
what nutrient helps with tissue repair and growth? Protein
which vitamin assists in bone development? Vitamin D
OJ is a significant source of what vitamin? Vitamin C
olive oil, canola oil, fish oil , soy bean , tree nut , peanus and avacodo all contain what type of fat? Unsaturated fat
beef, chicken, pork, eggs,milk,cheese,yogurt,sour cream, cream cheese and butter all contain what type of fat? Saturated fat
out of all the six nutrients which one is exemplary of Milk? Protein
Carbohydrates are usually found in what type of product? Grain
Products with alot of sugar contain what type of nutrient? Carbohydrates
this is not a nutrient because it does not get absorbed by the body. Fibre
what type of mineral strengthens bones and teeth? Calcium
packaged foods have a high content of what? Sodium
when considering the six nutrients... it is important to maintain a... balance
other than drinking water, what food group can you get the MOST water from? fruits and vegtables
other than from the food you eat, what is another form of vitamins and minerals? supplements
which nutrients protects organs? fat
if you drink soda excessively what mineral deficiency could you get over time? Iron
the mineral, calcium is best found in which food group? Milk and alternatives
in our food and nutrition class, what beverage did we learn could cause a deficiency of essential nutrients? soda

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Bone Health Crossword

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When bones do not calcify that is called? rickets
That is also mostly found in whom? children
According to current research, this vitamin may prove to be important to maintaining overall bone health. vitamink
Vitamin D3 is to plants as Vitamin D2 is to animals
Loss of calcium in bones is also known as osteoporosis
Besides calcium name another nutrient that vitamin D helps during bone growth? phosphorus
When bones are poorly mineralized it is called osteomalacia
Lacking in Vitamin D usually leads to a deficiency in what? calcium
Osteomalacia affects whom? adults
name an organ that participates in the activation of vitamin D? kidney
Osteoporosis is mainly found in whom? elderly
Name on source of vitamin D that has no toxic effect? sun
Name a Nutrient that aids in muscle contraction, hormone secretion, and regulates blood pressure. calcium
A(n) ___________ amount of calcium intake will increase the likelihood of developing kidney and an elevation of blood calcium excess
phosphorus aids alongside with calcium in the formation of ______________ crystal which give bone it strong and harden qualities hydroxyapatite
is phosphorus a vitamin false
This mineral can activate and deactivate enzymes phosphorus
Assists in regulating calcium homeostasis magnesium
necessary for generation of_________ from carbs, fat and protein; sometimes it stabilizes ________ and sometimes it directly activates enzymes ATP
magnesium is Important in maintaining __________ potentials across cell membranes and efficient functioning of all nerves and muscles dividing cells, needed in DNA and RNA synthesis electrical
only about _____ of the Mg consumed is absorbed and as you increase consumption half
Is rare in general population, more likely to occur in those experiencing alcoholism, kidney disease,_____________, gastrointestinal disease malnutrition
If calcium in the blood is too low the stimulation of a hormone called _______________ causes Calcium to be released from the bone causing an increase in blood calcium levels. parathyroid
If calcium levels in blood are too high the release of a hormone called Calcitonin
A diet deficient in calcium can affect _______ _______. bone mass
Severe elevations in calcium can cause a person to be in_______ or even death. coma
An __________ intake of Vitamin K has not been established because there are no documented side effects. excess
Is believed to be held accountable for the reduction in bone _________ density mineral
when young children consume too much __________ and extra teeth grow under the gums fluoride
Develops tooth _______  resistance to decay-causing acid. enamel

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Vitamins and Minerals Word Search

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vitamin b
vitamin e
vitamin d
vitamin a
iron
magnesium
phosporus
calcium
potassium
folic acid
niacin
riboflavin
thiamine
ascorbic acid

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Health Crossword

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the process of providing or obtaining the food necessary for health and growth. Nutrition
any of a large group of organic compounds occurring in foods and living tissues and including sugars, starch, and cellulose. carbohydrates
a natural desire to satisfy a bodily need, especially for food. appetite
an eating disorder in which a large quantity of food is consumed in a short period of time, often followed by feelings of guilt or shame. bulimia
an eating disorder in which a large quantity of food is consumed in a short period of time, often followed by feelings of guilt or shame. Deficiency
poisonous. toxic
Any of a class of organic compounds that are fatty acids or their derivatives and are insoluble in water but soluble in organic solvents. lipids
dietary material containing substances such as cellulose, lignin, and pectin, which are resistant to the action of digestive enzymes fiber
a feeling of discomfort or weakness caused by lack of food, coupled with the desire to eat. Hunger
any of a group of organic compounds that are essential for normal growth and nutrition and are required in small quantities in the diet because they cannot be synthesized by the body Vitamins
A condition caused by the excessive loss of water from the body, which causes a rise in blood sodium levels. dehydration
a dose many times larger than the usual, especially of a vitamin or drug. megadose
a dose many times larger than the usual, especially of a vitamin or drug. obesity
an emotional disorder characterized by an obsessive desire to lose weight by refusing to eat. anorexia
a person who does not eat or use animal products. vegan
the chemical processes that occur within a living organism in order to maintain life. metabolism
a condition marked by a deficiency of red blood cells or of hemoglobin in the blood, resulting in pallor and weariness. anemia
a liquid or gel that contains ions and can be decomposed by electrolysis, e.g., that present in a battery. electrolytes
often used to measure the energy value of foods calories
a medical condition in which the bones become brittle and fragile from loss of tissue, typically as a result of hormonal changes, or deficiency of calcium or vitamin D. osteoporosis

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