Vocabulary exercises to help learn words related to health.


Language level

Intermediate: B1


the doctor works together with nurses to treat patients by providing necessary health care. Drugs or medicines can be used with the intravenous way or orally.
A dressing is used to cover an injury in order to keep it clean.

yes, I use tablets, bandage, plaster, injection.

I used to feel nervous about going to the dentist when I was younger, but now, with all the new ways of numbing the parts of the mouth that need to be treated, I do not fear anymore. But, on the other hand, going to the doctor it might makes me feel unconfotable, as the last year I spent three months in the hospital, taking lots of medicine, and one injection, every day, for seven monts, that after geting out for the hospital, I had to administer to myself by my own. I am a nurse so when I have to treat other people, I have no problems, but, when I see a needle and I know it will be used on my body, an uncomfortable starts occurring in my mind.

Today, i was in the doctor because the company where I work sended us for annual checks and routine examens of health. I think it is very important for to know how is our health and to correct problems at time.

I don't like to go to the doctor or dentist, I only go when it is necessary, I have used all the things in the list, specially tablets and injections, because I have problems with my lungs and I need to use tablets all the time.

thank you doctor

I think seeing a doctor or a dentist is a scary thing to do for all people. Although it is a good thing to do. I rarely see a doctor. Last visit I remember I saw a dentist to take off my tooth and he gave me some medicine to heal the surgery.

Hi everyone!
I don't go often to the doctor, only when I'm very sick.
I think that Eating healthy, resting well and play sports regularly allows us to live in good health.

Personally, I think that alternative medicine is better than coventional medicine, depending on the case of course.

I don´t known how old are you , but I do believe it is important to see a Doctor regularly , I use to visit the doctor and the dentist twice a year for check-up , and of course like you said a good diet and doing exercise regularly are really important either

Someday I was in the sea. I small fish called ogress bit me and it was painful. I swam out quickly. I went to the doctor and told him what happend. My hand swelled and the doctor told the nurse to inject me. One hour later everything was fine. My hand had again the right size and I had no pain at all.