PEAC1001 Lecture 10. Cancer, diabetes, and other health threats. Cancer. Tumors __________ tumors Likely not cancerous, a protective membrane keeps the growth to a minimum Slow growing ____________ tumors Also called carcinomas Uncontrolled growth spreads Death to tissue
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Cancer, diabetes, and other health threats
**Blood sugar is abnormally high**
-advanced medical care
Gambler – don’t think of their health until a serious problem occurs
Queens of denial – they never think anything is ever wrong with them
Martyr – busy taking care of others and neglect their health
Busy bees – too busy to take the time and seek medical checkups
Shamans – buy into the latest health fad and avoid professional attention
Informers – these people argue with health professionals and then give up making appointments
Economist – cost of preventative exams is too high and do not go
Which type of diabetes is the most important to constantly monitor?
Colon-rectal cancer is most common in ________________________: