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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
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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