Kinesiology Final Review

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Kinesiology Final Review 1. What is the most common cancer found in men? Women? Men: Prostate Women: Breast What is the most common between men ages 15-34? Testicular 2. What cancers are the leading killers in men? In women? #2 cancer killer men ? Prostate #2 cancer killer in women ? Breast #3 Cancer Killer men and Women ? Colon 3. Define tumor and Osteoporosis? Tumor: Abnormal growth of cells (neoplasm) Osteoporosis: Loss of bone mass or density 4. What are contributing factors to osteoporosis? Lack of calcium, weight bearing exercise, smoking, menopause, 5. How can you prevent osteoporosis? Weight-bearing exercise, enough calcium, and swimming is not good. 6. What nutrient reduces the risk of osteoporosis? Calcium 7. What is the difference between “fight or flight” and “general adaptation response”? Fight or Flight: by Walter cannon physiology response General Adaptation response: Hans Seyle wrote “Stress of life” 3 stages: alarm, resistance & exhaustion 8. What illnesses has chronic stress been linked to? Heart disease , depression, ulcers
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This note was uploaded on 11/10/2011 for the course KINE 2115 taught by Professor Staff during the Fall '10 term at Alamo Colleges.

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