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- Created on: 04-02-20 18:20
Risk Factors of attaining non-communicable diseases-
Smoking, Drinking (in excess), Uv light, Lack of sleep, No excersize and fatty food.
A Risk Factor is something that increases the likelihood.
e.g Exposure to sunlight increases the risk of skin cancer.
The Correlation between two variables is a link or relationship.
e.g The more someone smokes,the higher the risk of lung cancer.
A Causal Mechanism is an explanation of how one factor influences another.
e.g Anyone can get lung cancer but smoking increases the risk because carcinogens are taken into the lungs.
Benign- a group of…