Chapter 18 Study Guide

Chapter 18 Study Guide - and or preventing it 10 What are...

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Chapter 18 study guide 1. Describe the functioning of the immune system based on the lecture notes. 2. How do vaccines function? 3. Why are proteins important in the immune system? 4. What are opportunistic infections? 5. Who is at risk for opportunistic infections? 6. What are some important strategies for good nutrition for individuals with HIV/AIDS? 7. Describe the factors that you can and cannot control that may cause disease. 8. How does atherosclerosis (thickening of the arteries) happen? 9. What are the risk factors for CHD? What are the recommendations for avoiding CHD
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Unformatted text preview: and or preventing it? 10. What are the risk factors for hypertension? What are the recommendations for avoiding hypertension and or preventing it? 11. What is the DASH diet? 12. Describe the two different types of diabetes? 13. Why are we seeing type II diabetes in children now? 14. How does cancer develop? 15. What is the difference between a benign and malignant tumor? 16. What are some risks with alternative medicines? 17. What are some concerns with buying medicine on the internet?...
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