Lifestyle and Non-Communicable Diseases

a medical condition or disease that is not caused by anything infectious or transmissible.
Non-Communicable
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when alcohol reaches the liver and can damage the cells and cause scarring that is ___________
Permanent
2 of 9
any attribute, characteristic or exposure of an individual that can increase likelihood of developing a disease or a type of injury.
Risk Factor
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Substances and exposures that can lead to cancer
Carcinogens
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An example of Carcinogens and a reason for Lung disease
Tobacco
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What can we do that prevents Heart Diseases and keeps us fit
Exercise
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What is a major expensive financial problem
Medicine
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What should a pregnant person ever do when expecting
Smoke
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Leads to type 2 diabetes
Obesity
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when alcohol reaches the liver and can damage the cells and cause scarring that is ___________

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Permanent

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any attribute, characteristic or exposure of an individual that can increase likelihood of developing a disease or a type of injury.

Back

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Card 4

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Substances and exposures that can lead to cancer

Back

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Card 5

Front

An example of Carcinogens and a reason for Lung disease

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