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Unit 1: Personal Consumer Health. Getting Acquainted with Health Warm Up #1 Health Continuum Risky Business Tri-Fold Decision Making Model Take Control ! Think Before You Ink Article Tattooing and body Piercing Notes Body Art Interview. Fads. What is a Fad?

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Unit 1 personal consumer health

Unit 1: Personal Consumer Health

  • Getting Acquainted with Health

  • Warm Up #1

  • Health Continuum

  • Risky Business Tri-Fold

  • Decision Making Model

  • Take Control!

  • Think Before You Ink Article

  • Tattooing and body Piercing Notes

  • Body Art Interview


Unit 1 personal consumer health

Fads

  • What is a Fad?

  • What are some Fads of today?


Tattooing and body piercing

TATTOOING ANDBODY PIERCING

THINKING SMART ABOUT BODY ART


Things to consider when deciding if you want this form of body art

Things to consider when deciding if you want this form of body art

Tattoos:

  • Location of tattoo

  • That it’s permanent

  • Risks involved

  • Pain involved

  • Procedure

Oral/Body Piercing:

  • Location of piercing

  • Risks involved

  • Pain involved


Information you need to look for

Information you need to look for:

  • What factors need to be considered when deciding if you want this form of body art?

  • What precautions and information should an individual find out before making the decision to get a tattoo or body piercing?

  • What is involved in getting a tattoo or having a body piercing done? Describe how each is done.

  • What are the benefits of engaging in this activity?

  • What are the short-term and long-term health risks?

  • Why do people engage in these activities? What is the attraction?


Things to think about

Things to Think About

  • What are some health consequences that an individual needs to consider when he/she considers getting a tattoo?

  • What are some health consequences that an individual needs to consider when he/she considers getting multiple body piercings?

  • What are some social consequences that an individual needs to consider when he/she considers getting a tattoo or body piercings? (Example: future employment; opinions that may be formed about someone with tattoos or body piercings)

  • How important are these social consequences to you?

  • Will that change as you get older?


Precautions information an individual should find out before making the decision

Precautions/Information an individual should find out before making the decision

Tattoos:

  • FDA has not approved tattoo procedures

  • Tattoo removal

  • Age requirement

  • How to care for it

Oral/Body Piercing:

  • The training the piercer has

  • How piercing instruments are sterilized

  • Whom to contact if problems arise

  • How to care for it


Possible negative health consequences tattoos

Possible negative health consequences – Tattoos

  • Infections or blood-borne diseases such as Hepatitis B or C, Tetanus, and HIV/AIDS from equipment and needles that were not sterile

  • Allergic reactions to tattoo pigments

  • MRI complications

  • Unwanted scar tissue may form when getting or removing a tattoo.


Possible negative health consequences tattoos1

Possible negative health consequences – Tattoos

  • Keloids - Red, raised scarring caused by excessive tissue repair

  • Granulomas – These small knots or bumps may form around material that the body perceives as foreign, such as particles of tattoo pigment

  • Dissatisfaction – Tattoo removal is difficult and painful

  • People with certain kinds of tattoos are not eligible for enlistment in the military


Possible negative health consequences body piercings

Possible negative health consequences – Body Piercings

  • Blood-borne diseases such as Hepatitis, Tetanus, and HIV/AIDS

  • Allergic reactions to the metal in the jewelry

  • Skin infections

  • Scars and Keloids

  • Nerve damage – loss of feeling in area surrounding piercing


Oral piercings can

Oral Piercings Can . . .

  • Interfere with speech, chewing or swallowing

  • Cause excessive drooling

  • Result in infection, pain and swelling 

  • Cause chipped or cracked teeth

  • Result in injuries to the gums

  • Cause damage to fillings

  • Increase saliva flow

  • Result in hypersensitivity to metals

  • Cause scar tissue and nerve damage


Infected oral piercing

Infected Oral Piercing


Infected tattoo

Infected Tattoo


Mrsa infected tattoo

MRSA Infected Tattoo


Infected belly button piercing

Infected Belly Button Piercing


Steps a person should take to decrease his her chances of negative consequences

Steps a person should take to decrease his/her chances of negative consequences

Tattoos:

  • State or local license

  • Autoclave

  • Fresh equipment

  • Gloves

  • Clean appropriately

Oral/Body Piercing:

  • Ask questions

  • Autoclave

  • Fresh equipment

  • Gloves

  • Clean appropriately


Tattoo removal

Tattoo Removal

  • The decision to get a tattoo is a permanent decision

  • Their complete removal is difficult

  • Several removal techniques do exist, but regardless of the method used, scarring and skin color variations are likely to remain


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