Biology B1

Difference between being HEALTHY and being FIT
Healthy means being free of any infections or diseases, whereas being fit is a measure of how well you can perform physical tasks.
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Hypertension and Hypotension
Hypertension is when your blood pressure is too HIGH. Hypotension is when your blood pressure is too LOW.
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Pathogen
Harmful micro-organism that invades the body and causes disease
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Vector
An organism that transmits pathogens from host to host which does not suffer from it (usually insects)
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Recommended Number of Units of Alcohol that a person should not exceed in a week
For men: 21 units a week (3 per day)
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Hypertension is when your blood pressure is too HIGH. Hypotension is when your blood pressure is too LOW.

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Hypertension and Hypotension

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Harmful micro-organism that invades the body and causes disease

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An organism that transmits pathogens from host to host which does not suffer from it (usually insects)

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Card 5

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For men: 21 units a week (3 per day)

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