F212 Food & Health

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  • Created on: 28-05-15 10:25

1. Why is excess salt bad for cardiovascular health?

  • Blood WP decreases so blood is less runny causing oxygen starvation in cells as blood cannot flow as well
  • Blood WP decreases as more water is stored, causing a rise in blood pressure and potential damage to small arteries.
  • Blood WP increases so the blood is able to flow quicker causing damage to the inside linings of arteries
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2. state the function of a insecticide

  • a Chemical that kills birds
  • A chemical that kills insects
  • A chemical that kills fungi

3. give an example of an external parasite

  • ringworm
  • head louse
  • tapeworm

4. What are the two types of lipoproteins made of?

  • Lipids, proteins, starch and salts
  • Lipids , proteins and cholesterol
  • Lipids , glucose , proteins and starch

5. Excess energy intake will result in what?

  • Weight loss
  • Obesity
  • Malnutrition


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