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2. What does HIV stand for?

  • human Immunol viral infection
  • human immunodefinciey virus
  • human immune virus

3. CHD is a disease caused by excess energy intake. What happens to lead to the development of CHD?

  • Excess fats are deposited along the coronary arteries and cause the artery to become narrower and less elasticated so blood pressure drops causing blood flow to be less effective
  • Excess fats taken in get deposited along coronary artery walls leading to atherosclerosis. Blood flow is restricted and cells are starved of oxygen
  • Excess fats are deposited along coronary arteries and cause a blood to become restricted and so a clot forms blocking the artery

4. What is meant by the term 'balanced diet' ?

  • a diet that is based on carbohydrates to gain energy
  • a diet that contains all the nutrients required for good health - in appropriate portions
  • a diet that contains higher quantities of fruit & veg and proteins and cuts out fats and dairy

5. State the 5 groups of diseases.

  • bacteria, virus fungus, hyphae, protoctists
  • bacteria, virus , fungus, parasite, pathogen
  • bacteria, virus, enzymes , ticks, mites


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