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What is the basic unit of measurement for human energy?
This nutrient should account for about 30% of your diet and is ingested as triglycerides
True or False? For a number of people, excess dietary sodium causes fluid retention, increasing the volume of blood in the circulatory system
personality type that is relaxed, casual, patient, and non-agressive
number of calories in a gram of alcohol
category for less than 90% of ideal height or body build
obsession with thinness
primary foundation of cancer; has to do with oxidated metabolism
These nutrients help regulate metabolism, convert fat and carbs to energy, assist in forming bone and muscle, bolster immune function...
type of body build that has a tendency toward a muscular build
binge-purge syndrome
BMI for underweight
weight in excess of recommended range for good health
This stage of GAS begins when homeostatic regulation breaks down
this nervous system serves as the 'accelerator' during stress response
obese body fat percentages for women
What are the three broad categories of stressors for college students?
These monitor free radicals; examples include Vitamin E, Vitamin C
body shape where fat deposits are in the abdominal region; greater health risk
BMI range for overweight
form of stress that is unpleasant and harmful
This nutrient is used for growth, maintenance and repair and is the last and least efficient source of energy
number of calories in a gram of fat
True or False? Fat is an absolutely necessary nutritional component.
a disease that thins and weakens the bones to the point that they become fragile and break easily
This stage of GAS is entered if stress lasts longer than a few hours
number of calories in a gram of carbohydrate
This type of fiber dissolves in water to form a gel-like material, it can help lower blood cholesterol and glucose levels (can metabolize)
This nutrient should account for about 10-15% of one's diet
Cattell's research found a high correlation between poor physical condition and high _______
the hypothalamus stimulates this system, especially the pituitary gland
This is a waxy, fat-like substance that occurs naturally in all parts of the body. It is found in fatty parts of animal products and is part of every cell membrane
BMI range for morbid obesity or DEATH!!!
This type of fiber promotes the movement of material through your digestive system and increases stool bulk
obese body fat percentages for men
This disease is caused when blood does not carry enough oxygen to the rest of your body; the most common cause of it is not having enough iron
this nervous system serves as the 'brake' when it comes to stress response
more body fat than one should maintain for good health
a mood disorder characterized by loss of interest in usual activities, sadness, hopelessness, loss appetite, disturbed sleep, and other physical symptoms
stage in GAS where the stressors are detected and body systems attempt to adapt to and combat the stressors
must-have nutrients that must come through your diet
What percentage of adults are overweight or obese?
stage in GAS where the stressor is perceived and the body shows generalized arousal
form of stress that is pleasant and stimulating
the non-specific response of the body to any demand made upon it -- Dr. Hans Selye
category for above 110% of ideal for height or body build
essential fat body composition percentages for men
stage in GAS where the resistance to the stressor is inadequate, and a stress-related illness occurs
the hypothalamus stimulates this nervous system for stress response
type of body build that has tendency toward slimness
exercise metabolic rate
This type of fat is created during food processing when liquid oils are converted into solid fats in a process called hydrogenation
fat in excess of desirable norms for a group or gender
True or False? Healthy diets rich in fruits and vegetables may increase the risk of cancer and other chronic diseases
The three stages of the General Adaptation Syndrome are:
True or False? Negative traits of hostility, cynicism, and anger decrease risk of heart disease
What percentage of children and/or adolescents are overweight or obese?
body shape where fat deposits are in the hip region; less health risk
essential fat body composition percentages for women
personality type that is competitive, ambitious, driven, and impatient
True or False? Fat is larger and less dense than muscle.
number of calories in a gram of protein
BMI range for obesity
acceptable body fat percentages for men
gradual accumulation of fat over a period of time
percent of calories expended by basal metabolic rate
acceptable body fat percentages for women
These nutrients play a role in regulation, functioning, and building; vitamins can't be assimilated without help from these
anything that interferes with the biological or psychological equilibrium (homeostasis or balance)
This nutrient should comprise 55% of your diet
This nutrient regulates basic cell function such as waste elimination, temperature regulation, aids digestion, maintains cell health, etc
type of body build that has a tendency toward overweight
ratio (percent) of fat versus lean body mass
ratio of good stuff you eat to bad stuff
range for normal BMI
Childhood obesity is highly correlated with this disease
This type of fiber is also known as roughage or bulk and includes all parts of plant foods that your body can't digest or absorb
_______ calories = one pound of fat
how rapidly carbs come and go (or is metabolized)
carb that is main source of energy for muscles and brain

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