PED Final

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organ that manufactures cholesterol
BAC associated with loss of coordination: staggering, slurring, clumsiness, and impaired vision
What percentage of those who suffer from cardiovascular disease don't know they have it?
interferes with oxygen use by displacing oxygen from hemoglobin
number unaware of their HIV infection
The interactive effects of tobacco and asbestos may cause _____________.
Approximate annual cost of common STDs is __ billion dollars.
stage of adherence where you set specific goals, determine how to evaluate progress & determine reward system
This ratio of total cholesterol to HDL represents a standard level of risk
List the contributory risk factors that can be controlled.
the 'bad' cholesterol
200 - 239 mg/dl of cholesterol is considered ________ risk
There are approximately __ million new cases of STDs annually
five or more drinks in a row for men OR four or more drinks in a row for women
stage of adherence that lasts 6 months
This ratio of total cholesterol to HDL means twice the risk
the 'good' cholesterol
Smoking has decreased __% in the US since the year 2000
BAC associated with coma; minimum lethal level
Name the five big risk factors for CHD.
True or False? The US has the lowest rate of STDs among industrialized countries
stage of adherence that lasts longer than 6 months
Binge drinking affects __% of college students; __% are frequent binge drinkers
Name the four steps of informal testing for a stroke.
This STD is caused by a virus and affects about 81,000 people
Cholesterol levels of 200 - 239 are borderline for which disease?
Overall annual cost of STIs is __ billion dollars
Triglyceride levels above 150 is considered __________ ____ for risk of hyperlipidemia
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__% fo people who start exercising will 'drop out' and stop exercising within three to six months of starting
Approximately 51% of deaths in the USA are from this disease
This STD is caused by a bacterium and affects about 718,000
List the four contributory risk factors that cannot be altered.
BAC associated with release of inhibition and self-restraint; poor judgment
This is a depressant of certain areas of the brain.
Greater than or equal to 240 mg/dl of cholesterol is considered ____ risk.
stage of adherence where there is no plan to exercise, change diet or deal appropriately with stress
List the stages of adherence.
Saturated fat intake should not exceed __ grams
About __% of American adults are not regularly physicially active
stage of adherence that consists of constant monitoring, periodic rewards, activity variation
What is the borderline blood pressure for hypertension?
all the solid particles in cigarette smoke including carcinogens and co-carcinogens
stage of adherence that consists of considering alternatives, initial goal setting, considering barriers to success
40 - 59 mg/dl of ___ is considered normal.
This increases bp and clotting, damages artery linings, and decreases oxygen to the heart
fatty waxy substance found in the bloodstream
This STD is caused by protozoan and affects about 7.4 million
stage of adherence that consists of choosing exercises, healthy food choices, and methods of stress management
This ratio of total cholesterol to HDL represents substantial risk
Triglyceride levels above 500 is considered ____ ____ for risk of hyperlipidemia.
The tax on cigarettes is the ___ highest source of federal income in the US
__% of Americans are sedentary: they do not exercise at all
100 - 199 mg/dl of cholesterol is considered _______
This syndrome can be caused by high triglycerides, low HDL, obesity
stage of adherence that lasts about 30 days
This STD is caused by a bacterium and affects about 2.8 million people
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This seeks out and affects organs that contain the most water
STDs account for __% of reported infections
Cigarette smoke also contains numerous ______-causing substances
Less than 100 mg/dl of ___ is considered normal.
This STD is caused by a virus and affects about 6.2 million
This ratio of total cholesterol to HDL is good
stage of adherence that consists of starting reasonably, initial monitoring, consistency, and reframing
stage of adherence that consists of assessing and evaluating, planning, doing homework
BAC associated with virtual loss of consciousness; blackout
a stimulant that causes the body to release adrenaline
Cholesterol is responsible for plaque deposits in this disease
stage of adherence from beginning date through more than 30 days
True or False? Long term effects of smoking includes shorter life expectancy and reduced quality of life
True or False? The effects of alcohol on health depends on the individual, the circumstances, and the amount consumed and time over which amount is consumed
What are the top three causes of death in the US?
Approximate annual cost of HIV/AIDS is __ billion dollars.
_______ can speed the delivery of 'free' or unbound nicotine to smokers by raising the pH of tobacco smoke using additives
When exercise becomes excessive, it results in this syndrome
The tax on alcohol is the ___ highest source of federal income in the US
This disease is a 'silent killer' and is also a risk factor fo other cardiorespiratory diseases
BAC associated with dulled sensory perception and loss of emotional control
__% of Americans meet the Healthy People 2010 exercise guidelines
Triglyceride levels above 200 is considered _____ for risk of hyperlipidemia.
estimated number of new HIV infections annually
the leading and most costly cause of accidents on the road
This is the most addicting of all drugs
This STD is caused by a virus and affects about 1.6 million people

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