Health Science (HES-1)
Norco College of RCCD
Instructor: Diane Olin
@ West Quad
Health science (HES-1) is a basic study of t
WHAT IS CANCER?
Origin of Word Cancer
First coined in the 15th Century by
Hypocrites, means crab, used to describe a
bunch of diseases that choke out the body.
WE COULD THINK OF CANCER
An ERROR in GENETIC replication.
Mitosis GOES ALL WRONG!
Risk Factors for CVD Established By American
. Tobacco Use
2. High Blood Pressure
4. Physical Inactivity
Toward A Tobacco-Free
Why Do People Smoke Tobacco? What is the
History of Tobacco Smoking?
What are the Short-Term and Long-Term
Health Risks of Tobacco Use?
How Does Environmental Smoke Affect
What are Some Methods to Stop Using
StudyGuide for Health Science MIDTERM 1
This is a guide for the first exam. To study for this exam, you should 1. Reread the associated chapters
and your lecture notes and PowerPoint notes.2. Answer the following questions below using these
notes. Try wit
The third Health Science Exam Will include topics on Immunity and disease ( what we covered),The
Reproductive Systems ( both Male and Female), Sexually transmitted Diseases , and contraceptive
methods. Below are some statements that will guide you as to t
Health Science Study Guide for Midterm # 2
Read the chapters and your Powerpoint slides to study for this exam. Below are questions which
highlight material. Read for understanding not just memorization. Email me if you have any questions
What is Stress?
How is Stress Related To Disease?
What Systems of the Body Are Involved in the
How Can We Effectively Reduce The Stress In Our
Constant Stress Can Lead to.
Responsible Use of Alcohol
Large molecules do
not pass through
the BBB easily.
2. Low lipid (fat)
do not penetrate
into the brain.
such as barbituate
The Use and Abuse
Chemicals other than food intended to
affect the structure and function of the
The First Drugs Came from
Plants were used in early humans in two
Religious Cereronies ( People believed that
You Are What You Eat?
The old saying you are what you eat
really does have some merit.
Of course maybe not in the literal sense
if we let us ponder on this thought
through out this lecture.
But I Always Wanted To Be a
The Male Reproductive System
Differentiation of the Embryo
The male and Female gonads are derived,
embryologically, from the same site in the
All fetuses start out as female. Under the
influence of the Y chromosome
Cardiovascular Disease (CVD) is the
leading cause of death in the US, claiming
one life every 33 seconds.
Risk Factors for CVD Established By American Heart Association
High Blood Pressure (Hypertension
Health Final Study Guide
Final Exam Study Guide
This is it! The final exam is semi-comprehensive, meaning that it covers material from the entire
course. However, 80% of the exam is like another midterm (the material from last exam will be
Volume 1, Number 1
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