study guide ch 17 sp 08 - 4 What are cataracts 5 Which...

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Chapter 17:  Adulthood and the later years STUDY GUIDE 1.  There are 6 lifestyle behaviors that affect a person’s longevity (influences their health and their physiological  age).  What are they? 2. Define the following words: a. Sarcopenia:   b.  Dysphagia: c. Edentulous: d. Atrophic gastritis: [also list the characteristics (signs and symptoms)]: 3. How many glasses of water should older adults drink in order to stay hydrated?
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Unformatted text preview: 4. What are cataracts? 5. Which vitamins appear to be helpful in reducing the risk of cataracts? 6. What is macular degeneration? 7. Know what rheumatoid arthritis is and what types of foods are helpful in its management. 8. What are congregate meals?...
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