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1

egészségügyi rendszer

health care system

The Hungarian health care system is under constant development.

2

fogszuvasodás

cavity

I wasn't very happy when my mother made me go to the dentist, but it was good to hear that I had no cavities.

3

betegbiztosítást fizet

to pay health insurance

In the United States, it is essential to pay health insurance if you want to get propert medical care.

4

vérvizsgálat

blood test

I hate blood test because nurses always have trouble finding my veins and I feel like a pincushion.

5

kiegyensúlyozott étrend

balanced diet

If you want to stay healthy and fit, you have to have a balanced diet and do some exercise.

6

(el)törik

to fracture

My sister had a surprisingly nasty accident at the ice rink. Her leg fractured in two places.

7

kiszárad

dehydrate

In summer your body can easily dehydrate, so it is best to always have a bottle of water in your bag.

8

kisebb sérülés

minor injury

I was lucky to escape the accident with only minor injuries.

9

viszket(ős)

itchy

Mosquito bites in our climate are not dangerous. They only make us feel uncomfortably itchy.

10

gyógytea

herbal tea

I always drink plenty of herbal tea with honey to stay healty through the winter.

11

szenved vmitől

to suffer from sth

My little brother suffers from asthma and has to carry an inhalator.

12

agyrázkódás

concussion

My brother had a nasty concussion in a bicycle accident when he was eight, so I always wear a helmet when cycling.

13

elhízottság

obesity

Obesity is dangerous because it can lead to diseases and other health problems.

14

szervátültetés

organ transplant

The biggest problems with organ transplants are that it is difficult to find donors and the transplanted organs can easily get rejected.

15

mentőtiszt

paramedic

Paramedics need to know quite a lot about medicine because people often need treatment before they get to hospital.

16

recept, vény (orvosi)

prescription

People suffering from medical conditions like diabetes need to get a prescription from their doctor regularly.

17

gyógyszerész

pharmacist

A good pharmasist knows which drugs you can combine with the other drugs you use.

18

csökkenti a kockázatát vminek

to reduce the risk of sth

Though a low-fat diet reduces the rist of heart disease, it can be bad for your mood and even cause depression.

19

csökkenti a gyulladást

to reduct imflammation

When my ear was aching, the doctors gave me a cream to reduct the inflammation and it really helped.

20

izzad

to sweat

I go to a sauna twice a month to sweat and clean my skin thoroughly.

21

megműt vkit

to operate on sb

My grandfather was operated on last week and got a hip replacement.

22

egészségügyi probléma

medical condition

It seems that more and more people suffer from medical conditions like diabetes and high blood pressure.

23

járvány

epidemic

The elderly and people with health problems should be vaccinated before flu epidemics.

24

étkezési zavar

eating disorder

Size zero models and celebrities drive some teenagers to eating disorders like bulimia and anorexia.

25

alternatív gyógyászat

alternative medicine

In Western Europe, alternative medicine is getting more and more popular and is even supported by healt care systems.

26

táppénzre megy

to go on sickness benefit

I broke my leg in a bicycle accident and had to go on sickness benefit for two months.

27

leáll vmivel / abbahagy vmit

cut sth out of sth

The doctor told me to cut all sugar out of my diat but I find it really difficult.

28

orvosi vizsgálat/ellenőrzés

medical check-up

I think people should have regular medical check-ups, but many don't because they say they do not have the time.

29

megfázik

to catch a cold

Students often catch a cold from each other, so half a class may be absent from school at a time.

30

drogfogyasztás

drug abuse

In my opinion, drug abuse should be treated as a health issue, and not as a criminal issue.