Health Exam 3 Study Guide
*1 pound of fat = 3500 Calories
Fats- essential nutrient that provides energy, insulation
Polyunsaturated- unsaturated fat
Monounsaturated- unsaturated fat
SaturatedTrans-Fatty Acids- an unsaturated fatty acid of a type occurring
Health Exam 1 Study Guide
1. Know the leading causes of death in the USA. Diseases of the heart, cancer, chronic respiratory
disease, cerebrovascular disease, accidents, Alzheimers, Diabetes, Influenza and pneumonia, nephritis,
Health Exam 2 Study Guide
1. Five primary risk factors for the development of cancer.
Tobacco, sun exposure, diet, inactivity, obesity
2. Know the most frequently diagnosed in males and females.
Male: prostate, lung & bronchus, colon & rectum