AQA Biology Diet and Health Crossword

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What keeps us warm and releases energy?
fats
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What gives us a quick release of energy?
carbohydrates
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What helps growth, cell repair and cell replacement?
protein
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What enhances the digestive system and helps you go to the toilet?
fibre
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What keeps your skin, bones, blood and everything healthy (v)?
vitamins
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What keeps your skin, bones, blood and everything healthy (m)?
minerals
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What is vital for life and to survive?
water
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What are the chemical reactions called that keep you alive?
metabolism
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People with more _ _ _ _ _ _ have a higher metabolic rate.
muscle
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_ _ _ tend to have a higher metabolic rate than women.
men
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Regular _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ can boost your metabolic rate.
exercise
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When you exercise you need more _ _ _ _ _ _ .
energy
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An unbalanced diet is another term for _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ .
malnourished
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Eating too much can lead to _ _ _ _ _ _ _ .
obesity
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Too much saturated fat in your diet can increase your blood _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ level.
cholesterol
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Eating too little can cause a slow _ _ _ _ _ _ in people.
growth
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_ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ diseases are caused by a lack of vitamins and minerals.
deficiency
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A lack of vitamin C can cause _ _ _ _ _ _.
scurvy
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Not enough exercise can increase the amount of _ _ _ that is stored.
fat
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_ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ factors can affect your metabolic rate and blood cholesterol.
inherited
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Cholesterol is a _ _ _ _ _ substance that's essential for good health.
fatty
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The maximum daily calorie intake is two _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ calories.
thousand
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What gives us a quick release of energy?

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carbohydrates

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What helps growth, cell repair and cell replacement?

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What enhances the digestive system and helps you go to the toilet?

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What keeps your skin, bones, blood and everything healthy (v)?

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