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What is fitness?
the ability to do physical activities.
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What does DVT stand for?
Deep Vein Thrombosis.
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What effect does cabon monoxide have on the body?
It combines with haemoglobin, reducing oxygen transport by red cells
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One problem caused by excessive intake of salt in the diet is:
High blood pressure.
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Regular excercise and a balanced diet can bring along:
A reduction of blood pressure.
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Nicotine is the additive substance in tobacco. It can cause:
Increased heart rate.
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The risk of a heart attack is increased if:
The coronary arteries are narrowed.
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What does vitamin c prevent?
Scurvy.
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What are carbohydrates made up of?
They are made up of simple sugars.
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What happens to carbohydrates in the liver?
Carbohydrates are stored as glycogen in animals.
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What is kwashiorkor caused by?
Protein deficiency.
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What is the BMI at which a person is considered obese?
A person is considered obese with a BMI of 30 or more.
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What does DVT stand for?

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Deep Vein Thrombosis.

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What effect does cabon monoxide have on the body?

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One problem caused by excessive intake of salt in the diet is:

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Regular excercise and a balanced diet can bring along:

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