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the state of well being in which all of the components of health; physical, emotional, social, mental, spiritual, and envio are in balance
the pressure that results from someone doing something who tires to convince you to do something you normally would not do.
the pressure that results from being swayed to do something because people you look up to are doing it.
A person who has a communication style that does not offer opposition when challenged or pressured.
an unconscious thought or behavior used to avoid experiencing unpleasant emotions.
A ceremony that is held to allow family and friends to view or watch over the deceased person before the funeral.
a technique in which a trained outsider who is our age helps people in a conflict come to a peaceful resolution
the ability of the body to carry out daily physical activities without getting out of breath, sore, or overly tired.
A serious sleeping disorder in which there are interruptions in normal breathing patterns during sleep.
a class of nutrients that contain carbon and are needed in small amounts to maintain health and allow growth.
recommended daily amounts of a nutrient that are used on food labels to help people see how a food fits into their diet.
measure of the proportion of body weight that is made up of fat tissue compared to bone and muscle.
program of sensible eating and exercise habits that will help keep your weight a ta healthy level
an eating disorder in which the individual repeatedly eats large amounts of food and then vomits or uses laxatives.
the physical and mental changes produced by drinking alcohol produced my drinking alcohol.
a medicine that is made by accompany other than the company that developed the original medicine
occur when a drug reacts with another drug, food, or dietary supplement to increase or decrease the effect of one of the substances
develops after repeated drug use when the user finds that it takes more of a drug to feel the same effect felt when first using the drug.
condition in which a family member or friend sacrifices his or her own needs to meet the needs of an addict.
A person who chooses not to drink in a social setting so that he or she can safely drive him himself or herself and others
sticky, black substance in tobacco smoke that coats the inside of airways and that contains many carcinogens
a respiratory disease in which air cannot move in and out of the lungs because alveoli become blocked or lose their elasticity
a from of medicine that delivers a small amount of nicotine to the body to help a person quit smoking.
taking of too much of a drug, which causes sickness, loss of consciousness, permanent health damage, or even death
are a group of highly addictive drugs derived from the poppy plant that are used as pain relievers, anesthetics, and sedatives
drugs that distort perceptions and cause a person to see or hear things that are not real
Neonatal abstinence syndrome
drudge withdrawal occurring in newborn infants whose mothers were frequent drug users during pregnancy.
a condition in which bacteria can no longer be killed by a particular antibiotic
substances usually prepared from killed or weakened pathogens that is introduced into a body to produced immunity,
the disease characterized by the buildup of fatty materials on the inside walls of the arteries.
a disorder in which cells are unable to obtain glucose from the blood such that high blood-glucose levels result
a loss of consciousness that happens when there is too much blood sugar and a build up of toxic substances in the blood.
Human genome project
a research effort to determine the locations of all human genes on the chromosomes
immune system attacks the cells of the body that the immune system normally protects.
physical or mental impairments or deficiencies that interfere with a persons normal activity
a buzzing ringing, or whistling sound in one or both ears that occurs even when no sound is present.
wide-ranging legislation intended to make American society more accessible to people with disabilities.
chemical substances made and released in one part of the body that cause a change in another part of the body
the sense of uncertainty about one 's identity and values that some people experience in midlife
the ability to assess a relationship or situation and to act according to what is best for oneself and for the other person
the duty of a parent to proved for the physical, financial, emotional, and mental needs of the child
consists of a family in which a mother, father, and one or more children live together
the people who are outside the nuclear family but are related to the nuclear family.
the process by which a sperm and an egg and their genetic material combine to create a new human life.
the male reproductive organ that removes urine from the males body and that can deliver sperm to the female reproductive system
the female reproductive organ that connects the outside of the body to the uterus and that receives sperm during reproduction
a monthly series of hormone-controlled changes that prepare the uterine lining for a pregnancy
the reproductive process in which the penis is inserted into the vagina and through which a new human life may begin.
the blood vessel-rich organ that forms in the mother's uterus and that provides nutrients and oxygen to and removes wastes from the developing human.
any activity that includes intentional sexual contact for the purpose of sexual arousal.
the conscious decision not to participate in sexual activity and the skills to support the decision
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