Introduction to Health Science
A Whole New Language
Health care workers use medical
terminology and abbreviations in
their work every day.
It is the professional language that
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February 8, 2016
Personal Health Summary
Church on Sundays are the best way for me to be discipline myself and make sure that I
pay attention to my beliefs and to ponder what I need to improve to
Covert and Overt Message Examination
Before this assignment was started, I wasnt consciously aware of what messages
were present in my life. Expectations of who I am supposed to be arent always bad but
they can be shocking. Fo
H EDU 1010 Exam 1 Review
Health: A state of complete well-being including physical, psychological, spiritual, social, intellectual, and environmental
dimensions. Health is a product.
The World Health Organization (WHO) defines health as, Not merely the ab
Easting Disorders: Anorexia Nervosa
By: Brenda Blanco
Message about Food
What messages have you received (from parents, peers, media, etc.)
How are messages about food different for women and men?
What is Anorexia Nervosa?
Definition: A psycho
H EDU 3050 4/26/2016 Notes
We produce 33% of solid waste in the entire world the U.S. is the throwaway society.
4 Main Ways to Get Rid of Waste? Compost, Recycling (20%), Landfill (70%), Incinerator (10%, always stays the same)
H EDU 3050 4/12/2016 Notes
The big fall: April 21st
o In Utah- the Wasatch fault line
S and P waves, aftermath of earthquake that can cause great destruction.
Earthquake: A sudden and violent shaking of the ground, sometimes causing great dest
H EDU 3050 4/19/2016 Notes
Safe Drinking Water act of 1974- What is it regulating for?
o Cryptosporidium: Outbreak in Milwaukie (1993) and Vegas (1996), comes from animal feces, problems
in swimming pools. Result a UV
H EDU 1010 3/22/1016 Notes
Medical ethics is a system of moral principles that apply values and judgments to the practice of medicine.
The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks
Henrietta Lacks had a cancerous group of cells in her cervix (cervical cancer)
H EDU 1010 4/14/2016 Notes
People who are cyber bullied tend to be bullied in person
Can happen 24/7
This form of bulling has no forms of limitations, it follows an individual where there is technology.
9 out of 10 LGBT teens have experienc
H EDU 1010 4/21/2016 Notes
4 Main Ways to Get Rid of Waste? Compost, Recycling (20%), Landfill (70%), Incinerator (10%)
Why are we called the throwaway society? Americans throw away everything and our ability to get rid of our wastes
H EDU 1010 4/19/2016
Recycling Project: Was it a positive experience? Were people annoyed with you? Are you going to change your ways?
Septicemia: Blood poisoning, especially that caused by bacteria or their toxins.
Septicemia is a serious bloodstream inf
H EDU 1010 4/5/2016
Human Papilloma Virus (HPV)
HPV is an infection of the keratinocytes in the outer layer of the skin.
Can contract HPV by skin contact or genital contact
Many strains do not produce symptoms. Symptoms are in the form of genital warts.
H EDU 1010- 3/10/2016 Notes
Effects of Energy Drinks
Any various types of beverages that are considered a source of energy, especially a soft drink that is high in sugar
Top 6: Monster, Full Throttle, Rockstar, Redbull (#1), AMP, NOS
30 to 50% are consume
Chapter 6 provides a vast array of information on nutrition that can help you to make better food choices. It
translates the latest information on good nutrition, based on the 2010 Dietary Guidelines for Americans, into
H EDU 3050 4/21/2016 Notes
What two minerals naturally exist and make our water hard? Calcium and Magnesium
Also makes the lead in the pipes less likely to leach out.
Do we have a problem with led in our pipes? Not typically in Utah, but now we are testin
H EDU 3050- 3/8/2016 Notes
Huntsman Cancer Institute Presentation
Utah has the highest rates of skin cancer
o Avoid tobacco products, protect your skin, wear 30+ SPF
o Stay out of tanning beds
o Test your home for radon
What is can
H EDU 3050 4/14/2016
Cornice Fall avalanche, formed by wind, fans out
Wet avalanche, occurs when its warmer outside, spring time mostly
Slab avalanche (the most dangerous), slab of snow sliding on snow
The sports that cause the
Reasons people get sick from food: Cross contamination, unclean surfaces, not washing hands, under prepared food,
improper storage (temperature) #1 Reason People Get Sick: Improper temperature with potentially hazardous foods
H EDU 3050 3/22/1016 Notes
Noise: A sound, especially one that is loud or unpleasant or that causes disturbance.
Characteristics of noise - sounds, not in nature, pitch, decibel levels
10 20 dBA (100 xs greater)
100 dBA (1 million tim
H EDU 1010- 3/8/2016 Notes
"Personal Stress Management"
In this chapter entitled Personal Stress Management, the author describes the types of stress, common stressors,
perception of stress, the General Adaptation Syndrome, and the physiologic responses t
H EDU 3050- 3/10/2016
1. Name the top 5 occupations that have the most fatalities?
Agriculture, Mining, Transportation, Construction, Government/Utilities
2. When was the first official response to workplace hazards and what act was created in response?
H EDU 1010 4/12/2016 Notes
Sexual Violence (Intervention and Prevention)
Heteronormative: Denoting or relating to a world view that promotes heterosexuality as the normal or preferred
Heterosexist: Discrimination or prejudice against h
H EDU 3050- 3/3/2016
Cycles of abuse in relationships
o Stage 1: Tension building
o Stage 2: Acute explosion
o Stage 3: Honeymoon
Additional resources: The Duluth Model, Post Separation Power and Control Wheel
Patterns and characteristic
H EDU 1010 Exam 3 Review
Date Rape Drugs: Rohypnol (roofies, flunitrazepam) and GHB (gamma-hydroxybutyrate)
When mixed with alcohol, can incapacitate victims and prevent them from resisting sexual assault.
It produces anterograde amnesia, which means indi
H EDU 3050 Exam 3 Review
Violence in Schools
Active Shooter: An individual actively engaged in killing or attempting to kill people in a confined and populated area; in most cases,
active shooters use firearms(s) and there is no pattern or method to their
Alcohol, Prescription Drugs and Drugs
Drug: A chemical substance used in treatment, to cure, prevent, diagnose a disease or used otherwise to enhance physical
or mental well-being. (Alters your mind Psychoactive)
Drugs have been used since the stone age: