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Unit 4
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Nonconmmunicable Diseases

HIV / AIDS
Cancer
Cardiovascular Disease
Diabetes

Notes can be seen at the following site:
PowerPoint for health topics
http://www.mayfieldpub.com/resources/presentations/health/fitwell3/index.htm


Notebook Requirements:
   Text Book Stuudyguides 1-7
   Internet Activities
      Lifestyle disease Internet activity
      Disease definations
      Skin Cancer Activity
      Cancer Activity
      HIV / AIDS Activity
      Notes
      Speaker Review Sheets - 3?


The following assignments are based on internet websites - all must be completed and turned in to receive credit for the quarter:

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Lifestyle disease Internet activity

Name _________________________          Period _________

http://users.northnet.com.au/~gdryan/page2.html - Complete the activities on this site.  Use a separate sheet of paper if necessary.

TASK 1
Click on Cardiovascular disease in the website to help you
complete Task 1.

In your own words explain:
A] what is cardiovascular disease,
B] what is the major cause of cardiovascular
disease?



TASK 2
Click on the following links for each question, read the information and then complete the tasks.

A] List seven (7) modifiable risk factors of cardiovascular disease.
B] What percentage of Australians currently have at least one (1) of these modifiable risk factors?
C] Discuss how we can help prevent cardiovascular
disease. (1 paragraph)
D] Analyze how some people can still suffer from heart
disease when they live a healthy lifestyle?

Read the site on Physical Activity and complete the following task.

TASK 3

A] List at least seven benefits of physical activity.
B] What fraction of the Australian population are inactive?
C] What was the most frequent activity reported? Give three reason why you think this activity is so popular.


TASK 4
Describe in a paragraph on how you would encourage people to become more physically active after the age of 30.



TASK 5
A] What is the risk when eating foods that are labelled low fat, reduced fat or light (lite)?

B] Explain in your own words why we have a Food Guide
Pyramid?


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Name:  _______________________________     Period: ________

Use the following website worksheet to complete the following questions:
http://www.powertolearn.com/lesson_plans/science/noncomwrksheet1.html

Fill in the definitions of these vocabulary words:

noncommunicable diseases:


infectious diseases:


chronic diseases:


degenerative diseases:


genetic disorder:


birth defect:

List and briefly describe five of the diseases listed on this site:

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Describe the 5 good health habits listed on this site.


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Skin Cancer Activity

Name __________________________ Period _____

http://www.kaiserpermanente.org/partnersinhealth/summer98/sunscreen.html#Three

Use this website on skin cancer to create a study guide.  
Short answer discussion questions
Create a minimum of 10 questions
Provide the correct answers for your study guide.


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Cancer Activity

Name __________________________          Period _______

http://www.howstuffworks.com/cancer.htm
Use this site to:
Create a multiple-choice quiz   
40 questions in length (10 from each major section)
Each question should have the correct response plus two other options

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HIV / AIDS Activity

Name __________________________          Period _______


http://plannedparenthood.org/STI-SAFESEX/aidsquestions.htm
Use this website to:
Create a true false quiz
28 questions minimum
Minimum one from each section of site

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