Presentation on theme: " Diseases that are caused partly by unhealthy behaviors and partly by other factors. Includes cardiovascular disease, many forms of cancer, and two."— Presentation transcript:
Explain why you have control over whether or not you get a lifestyle disease. Name four controllable risk factors.
What is it? ◦ Diseases and disorders that result from progressive damage to the heart and blood vessels ◦ Includes heart disease (heart attack), stroke, atherosclerosis (hardening of the arteries), and high blood pressure. ◦ Leading cause of death in the United States.
See page 344. Define stroke, high blood pressure, heart attack, and artherosclerosis. One paragraph each.
The earlier you detect and treat CVD, the greater your chance of reducing the damage and danger of the disease
Methods include ◦ Checking and monitoring blood pressure ◦ Electrocardiogram ◦ Ultrasound ◦ Angiography
Diet and Exercise Medicines Surgery Angioplasty Pacemakers Transplants
Trim the fat, and hold the salt Keep your weight near recommended levels Don’t smoke GET MOVING! Watch those numbers – have BP and Cholesterol checked regularly Relax
Name several methods for detecting heart disease. What are four types of food that lower the risk of cardiovascular disease? Identify the term for “a disease or disorder that results from progressive damage to the heart and blood vessels.”
What is it? Caused by uncontrolled cell growth. These out-of-control cells quickly grow in number
Self-exams Biopsy X-rays MRI Blood and DNA tests
C –Change in bowel or bladder habits A – A sore that doesn’t heal U – Unusual bleeding or discharge T – Thickening or a lump anywhere in the body I – Indigestion or difficulty swallowing O – Obvious change in a wart or mole N – Nagging cough or hoarsness
Section 3: Understanding Disabilities What are disabilities? ◦ Physical or mental impairments or deficiencies that interfere with a person’s normal activity.
In a group of two, students will create a PowerPoint and write a 2-3 page Literary Review paper about their assigned disability. The Powerpoint and Literary Review will contain the following pieces of information: ◦ See next slide
Description/definition of the disability History How it is diagnosed Different types/severity (if applicable) Characteristics of the disability ◦ Psychomotor ◦ Cognitive ◦ Affective Treatment(s)/assistance available Conclusion Bibliography
Do Not Plagiarize! Either use MLA or APA format for the paper and bibliography. PPT & Paper must contain at least 3 sources of information (use credible sources). This project is worth a total of 350 Points! Lack of effort will not yield satisfactory grades (above C).