Health vocabulary brainstorming

Complete First Unit 11

Brainstorm similar vocabulary related to health and sickness

Medical problems/ Symptoms/ Diseases

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Things for treating sick people/ Things doctor’s use

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


Places related to sickness and health

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

People related to sickness and health

 


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Suggested answers

Medical problems/ Symptoms/ Diseases

Aching…

Acne (= spots)

Allergy/ Allergic to…

Bad back/ Backache/ Lower back pain

Bleeding…

Broken…/ Fractured…

Bruise

Burn

Cancer

Cold

Constipated

Cough

Dementia/ Alzheimer’s

Dengue fever

Depressed

Diabetes

Diarrhoea

Dizzy

Eczema

Fever/ Temperature

Flu/ Influenza)

Hangover

Headache

High blood pressure

Infection

Insomnia

Itchy…

Lack of appetite

Long sighted – Short sighted

Malaria

Obese/ Overweight

Pains in the…

RSI in my hands

Rash

Shivering

Sore…

Stiff shoulders

Stress

 

Things for treating sick people/ Things doctor’s use

Acupuncture

Alternative medicine

Antibiotic

Bandage

Cream/ Lotion

Drip

Homeopathy

Injection

Massage/ Masseur

Mouthwash

Occupational therapy

Painkiller

Plaster cast

Plaster/ Band aid

Prescription

Sling

Spray

Stethoscope

Surgery/ An operation

Syrup

Tablet/ Pill

Traditional medicine

Vaccination

X-ray

 

Places related to sickness and health

Clinic

Delivery room

ER/ A&E

Mental hospital

Nursing home

Operating theatre

Pharmacist’s/ Chemist’s

(GP’s) surgery

Waiting room

Ward

 

People related to sickness and health

Dermatologist

Dietician

Doctor/ Junior doctor/ GP

Ear nose and throat specialist

Midwife

Nurse

Organ donor

Patient/ Out-patient

Pharmacist/ Chemist

Psychiatrist/ Psychologist

Sister

Specialist

Surgeon/ Plastic surgeon

Therapist


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