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List symptoms of major depression in teens
Sleeping most of the day
Withdrawing from friends
Losing your temper
Feeling anxious or stressed out
Having stomach- aches
Can depression be treated? If so, what two treatments are often used?
Yes it can be treated. The two treatments oftened used are psychotherapy and medication.
How long do symptoms need to last without a break before someone can be dianosed with depression?
What should a teen do if he or she ( or a friend) has symptoms of depression?
Tell with someone or tell with someone.
How often should a male check his testicles for unusual changes or lumps and why?
Once a month and because of prostate cancer.
Where are sperm made?
After a girl reaches puberty, eggs grow in (mature) and are released from one of these every month. What are they?
Ovary located in Females.
This part of the uterus extends slightly into the vagina and is a common site for cancer in women. What is it ?
The lining of this organ sheds once a month during menstruation, what is the organ?
Name the opening in the tip of the penis where semen leave the body.
This gland produces "pre-cum" which washes out the urethra before ejaculation so sperm will survive the trip. What's the gland?
Cowper' s gland.
What part of tobacco is powerfully addictive?
Is smokeless tobbacco (chew,spit,dip) safe to use?
When a pregnant woman smokes , what are the risks to her baby?
How does marijuana affect a teen's judgement, self control, motivation?
Is marijuana addictive?
Yes, often may users feel the urge to smoke.
How are marijuana and anxiety linked?
Compare the dangers of smoking and marijuana?
Define blood alcohol content (BAC)
Describe the short and long-term effects of alcohol
Is there anything a person can do to sober up more quickly?
What part of the brain does alcohol damage and what is it responsible for?
Alcohol damages the hippocampus which is responsible for memory and learning.
Why are teen brains more vulnerable to damage from drugs and alcohol?
Because teen brains aren't fuller developed until 25.
Describe symptoms of alcohol poisoning and explain why it is dangerous
Continuous vomiting, cold skin/clammy/pale or bluish in color, person is asleep and can't wake them, breathing less than 13 times per minute or stops breathing. These symptoms are dangerous because they may result in death.
How should a person respond if he or she sees symptoms of alcohol poisoning in an individual?
Be responsible and call 911.
What does it mean to be addicted to a drug?
To depend on drugs daily and for the act of taking more than necessary to feel good.
What are the dangers of mixing prescription drugs with alcohol?
Explain the most responsible way to discuss medical problems with a health care provider
Define passive, aggressive, and assertive communication and explain which is the most effective mwhen communicating with a partner.
Passive communication is
What is the only 100% way to avoid an unplanned pregnancy or STI (along with avoid sharing needles)?
To not have sex or use condoms every time.
Does a partner always tell the truth about having an STI? Why?
No, not everyone affected knows it.
Does a person always know that they have an STI?
No and not everyone affected knows it.
Where can a person go to get tested for STI Is confidentiality?
List 4 STIs caused by bacteria
Chlamydia, Gonorrhea, Syphilis.
List 4 STIs caused by a virus
Hepatitis B, Herpes, HIV/AIDS, HPV.
List 3 symptoms of herpes
Flu-like feelings, painful blisters, can have no symptoms.
If a person has an STI, he/she may have symptoms, but often the person sees
Name 4 ways to eliminate or reduce the risk of contracting (getting) or passing an STI from one partner to another
Condoms for everyone, abstinence, getting tested, not having sex while drunk or high.
List 4 ways an STI can be passed from one partner to another.
Unprotected oral/vaginal/anal, intimate touching, sharing needles (tattoos and piercings).
A vaccination for this virus can protect an individual from the strains that cause cerival cancer and genital warts.
How does having multiple partners affect a person's risk for an STI?
Having multiple partners can make it easier to catch other infections and give infections to others.
Name three behaviors that put a person at high risk for HIV?
If you had or have a sexual transmitted disease, promiscuity, sharing needles.
Which sexually transmitted disease (STI) results in inflammation band swelling of the liver and can be immunized against?
How effective are condoms in reducing the risk for an STI?
Name three factors that are essential in using a condom correctly?
Use condom your comfortable with, check label, check expiration date.
Is water-based lubricant safe to use with condoms?
Is oil- based lubricant (vasline, message oil, baby oil, etc) safe to use with latex condoms?
No. Oil and latex do not mix. Oil may leak through condom.
How does being drunk or high affect a person's ability to use a condom correctly?
It effects putting on condoms correctly.
Why are natural skin (lamb skin) condoms a poor choice for teens?
These condoms are effective in preventi g pregnancy. But not STD transmission because the natural pores on condom can let smaller viruses pass through.
If a woman is using a birth control patch or birth control pills, is she also protected against HIV?
No she is not.
Name two types of barrier contraception (birth control).
Male and female condoms and diaphragm/cervical cap.
Name five types of hormonal birth control?
(Ring)NuvaRing, the pill, OrthoEvra (patch), Injection (DepoProvera, Intrauterine Contraceptive (IUC) Mirena.
Explain why LARCS (Long-Acting Reversible Contraceptives such as Implants, Mirena and Paraguard) are often recommended for teens.
Nothing to apply or insert during intercourse, continuous protection, and most important private.
What is Emergency Contraception (EC) ? A.K.A Morning after pill.
A type of birth control that gives girls a chance to avoid pregnancy.
How soon after unprotected intercourse does Emergency Contraception need to be taken?
It can be taken 3 days or sooner after unprotected sex. You can take it up five days after.
Name 4 types of dating abuse.
Physical, verbal, emotional, and sexual.
Name 4 warning signs of dating abuse.
Isolation from family or friends, won't let you do your own thing, someone who hits you out of love, and dependent to the point where it becomes clingy.
Name 4 characteristics of a healthy realtionship.
Communication, trust, loyalty, and honesty.
What should you do if you or a friend is involved in an unhealthy relationship?
Tell a trusted adult. Or call a hotline.
Agreement to curse of action in this case, the consent to have sex.
If a person is drunk or high, are they legally able to give consent for sexual behaviors?
What does it mean to maintain a calorie balance?
To find out how many calories you need for a day and continue to be physically active to maintain that calorie balance.
What is a nutrient-dense food?
A food that gives you the most nutrients for the least amount of calories.
In the MyPlate graphic, what percentage of the plate should be made up of fruits and vegetables?
Half the plate 50%.
Do you have to be a certain age to buy condoms?
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