143introd5 - • Chronic disease - develops and continues...

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5 Wellness Connections • Changes in one dimension can affect others Eg. exercise • Infectious disease - communicable from one person to another - historically common – changes in environment - life expectancy doubled
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Unformatted text preview: • Chronic disease - develops and continues over long periods of time • influenced by lifestyle factors • cardiovascular disease, cancer, hypertension, diabetes, osteoporosis • morbidity - low level health...
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This note was uploaded on 12/27/2011 for the course KIN 143 taught by Professor Asmundson during the Fall '09 term at Simon Fraser.

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