Chapter 3 - Lifestyle Choices & Hypokinetic

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Lifestyle Choices and Hypokinetic Conditions (Ch 3) 1. Define hypokinetic and list the major hypokinetic conditions afflicting Americans. 2. Identify at least 3 lifestyle choices that prevent hypokinetic conditions. 3. List the risk factors for cardiovascular disease and identify which are uncontrollable. 4. Differentiate between primary and secondary risk factors for cardiovascular disease. 5. Define atherolsclerosis, arteriosclerosis, hypertension, and peripheral vascular disease. 6. Describe the warning signs for a heart attack and a stroke. 7. Define overweight, obesity, and creeping obesity. Critical Thinking Question View obesity trends over the last 20 years by clicking on the following powerpoint presentation PowerPoint slide presentation format . 1 (25 slides total, PPT-1.24Mb) and address the following questions: What was your reaction as you scrolled through the trends? The amount of overweight and obese children have tripled in the last 30 years and doubled in the last 20
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Unformatted text preview: years. Why are we seeing a sudden epidemic of overweight and obese children in the last 20 to 30 years? Address why poorer states like Kentucky, West Virginia, Mississippi, and Louisiana tend to have higher obesity rates compared to other states. What can our country do to reverse this epidemic? 8. Explain how fat distribution can affect health. 9. Identify the causes of obesity, who is obese, health risks, and ways to combat it. 10. Identify the link between lifestyle habits and cancer prevention. 11. Explain how lifestyle habits can decrease the risk of developing type 2 diabetes and aid those suffering from it. 12. Define metabolic syndrome. 13. Explain ways to prevent low back pain. 14. Discuss ways to prevent osteoporosis and achieve a high peak bone mass. 15. Differentiate between chronological age and biological age....
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