8th Grade Unit 2: Heart Disease Resources

Scroll down for the secret message!







Franklin Institute
PBS


Click the link below to explore the American Heart Association's Interactive Library.
http://watchlearnlive.heart.org/CVML_Player.php?moduleSelect=highbp

Click below to read more about treatments for heart disease.

Click below to learn about coronary bypass surgery.
http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/coronary-bypass-surgery/MY00087

My student, Sean, showed me this:

Video about atherosclerosis- inside the artery!

Click here to see a heart disease slide show with pictures.
http://www.medicinenet.com/heart_disease_pictures_slideshow_visual_guide/article.htm

Click below to view a slide show to help you understand stroke.
http://www.webmd.com/stroke/ss/slideshow-stroke-overview

Interested in total artificial hearts?

Click below to read about a biological link between diabetes and heart disease.
http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2013/09/130930121852.htm

Khan Academy Circulatory System Videos

Click below to watch Dr. Oz's videos about heart disease:
http://health.discovery.com/diseases-conditions/videos/heart-health-heart-attacks.htm

Click below to have an article read to you about heart disease from Kids Health!
http://kidshealth.org/kid/grownup/conditions/heart_disease.html



Cleveland Clinic: Information about a Stroke

Effects of a Stroke:
http://www.strokeassociation.org/STROKEORG/AboutStroke/EffectsofStroke/Effects-of-Stroke_UCM_308534_SubHomePage.jsp

 Below are more great links about noninfectious disease!

http://www.heart.org/
American Heart Association

http://www.cdc.gov
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Unscramble the words to find the secret message.

HET IRFST WEAHTL SI HELAHT!
* Play the ECG game! http://www.nobelprize.org/educational/medicine/ecg/ecg.html

I found this online.  I did not make it, so it does not match up perfectly with our unit.  There is some overlap though, and it is great information!
http://quizlet.com/11983687/health-non-infectious-diseases-flash-cards/

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Danielle Kiefner,
Oct 24, 2013, 1:02 PM
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Danielle Kiefner,
Feb 20, 2014, 8:29 AM
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