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This is a medical term for an organism that causes infection. symptom pathogen transmission screening. The fastest growing noncommunicable disease in the world is. lung cancer skin cancer diabetes HIV. HIV can be transmitted all ways EXCEPT. sharing needles unprotected intercourse

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This is a medical term for an organism that causes infection

This is a medical term for an organism that causes infection.

  • symptom

  • pathogen

  • transmission

  • screening


The fastest growing noncommunicable disease in the world is

The fastest growing noncommunicable disease in the world is

  • lung cancer

  • skin cancer

  • diabetes

  • HIV


Hiv can be transmitted all ways except

HIV can be transmitted all ways EXCEPT

  • sharing needles

  • unprotected intercourse

  • kissing

  • infected mother to unborn baby


Antibiotics are used to treat

Antibiotics are used to treat

  • viral infections

  • bacterial infections

  • protozoa infections

  • fungal infections


Treatment for cancer includes all except

Treatment for cancer includes all EXCEPT

  • chemotherapy

  • angioplasty

  • radiation

  • surgery


This word means passing an infection from one person to another

This word means passing an infection from one person to another.

  • transmission

  • abstinence

  • symptom

  • pathogen


Hiv is a

HIV is a

  • bacteria

  • fungus

  • protozoa

  • virus


This word means a sign of an illness it is how the illness shows itself

This word means a sign of an illness. It is how the illness shows itself.

  • communicable

  • infection

  • symptom

  • pathogen


Hiv can be transmitted

HIV can be transmitted

  • only when someone has AIDS.

  • only when someone has symptoms.

  • by an HIV positive person showing no symptoms.

  • by mosquitos.


Which sti can be treated with antibiotics

Which STI can be treated with antibiotics?

  • Gonorrhea

  • Herpes

  • HPV

  • Hepatitis B


Eating a healthy diet will do all except

Eating a healthy diet will do all EXCEPT

  • lower the risk of diabetes

  • strengthen the immune system

  • prevent skin cancer

  • lower the risk of a heart attack


All of the following behaviors protect against hiv transmission except

All of the following behaviors protect against HIV transmission EXCEPT

  • avoiding IV drug use

  • sharing needles

  • practicing abstinence

  • avoiding contact with blood


A vector is a

A vector is a

  • virus

  • prescription drug

  • insect that transmits infections

  • fungus


Pelvic inflammatory disease pid can lead to all except

Pelvic Inflammatory Disease (PID) can lead to all EXCEPT

  • ectopic pregnancy

  • cancer

  • infertility

  • death


Screening is another word for

Screening is another word for

  • a germ

  • a diagnosis

  • a disease

  • a test


The best way to reduce the risk of cardiovascular disease is to

The best way to reduce the risk of cardiovascular disease is to

  • use over-the-counter medicine to relieve stress

  • limit time with friends

  • begin an exercise program

  • eat more fast food


Hiv attacks the

HIV attacks the

  • reproductive organs

  • heart

  • immune system

  • cancer cells


The most common cancer in the u s is

The most common cancer in the U.S. is

  • skin cancer

  • lung cancer

  • breast cancer

  • colon cancer


When thinking about health people have the most control over

When thinking about health, people have the most control over

  • environment

  • heredity

  • lifestyle choices

  • medical care


To prevent the spread of communicable diseases do all except

To prevent the spread of communicable diseases, do all EXCEPT

  • practice abstinence

  • cook food thoroughly

  • get vaccinated

  • stay out of the sun


The most effective way to avoid getting stis is

The most effective way to avoid getting STIs is

  • abstain from intimate sexual contact

  • choose partners who promise they are disease free

  • use male or female condoms

  • research STIs on health internet websites


Abcd can help someone know if a mole is cancerous abcd stands for

ABCD can help someone know if a mole is cancerous. ABCD stands for

  • Abnormal, Bumpy, Contusions, Discharge

  • Appearance, Border, Color, Diameter

  • Asymmetry, Border, Color, Diameter

  • Acne, Bumpy, Carcinogen, Discharge


Both herpes and genital warts

Both herpes and genital warts

  • are treated with antibiotics

  • are transmitted by skin-to-skin contact

  • lead to cancer

  • can cause PID


The vaccine guardisil can prevent this sti

The vaccine Guardisil can prevent this STI:

  • syphilis

  • gonhorrea

  • bacterial vaginosis

  • HPV (genital warts)


The most effective way to prevent the spread of communicable diseases is to

The most effective way to prevent the spread of communicable diseases is to

  • get all vaccinations

  • stay indoors

  • visit a doctor monthly

  • wash hands regularly


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