nutrition quiz 9

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surveys show that US adults' average intake of fat as a percentage of total energy intake is

34%

the average daily cholesterol intake of US women is about

235 mg

studies show that a 1% increase in dietary saturated fatty acids will raise the risk of heart disease by what percent

2%

even in people with normal blood pressure, what percent are salt sensitive

25%

which ethnic group has the lowest risk for type 2 diabetes

caucasians

what percentage of people with type 2 diabetes are obese

80% - 90%

what is the range of body fat content for normal weight men

13% - 21%

what is the range of body fat content for normal weight women

23% - 31%

at any given time, approximately what percentage of all US adults are attempting to lose weight

60%

in a person with a BMI of 50, what minimum number of pounds must be lost to obtain a measured improvement in glucose, blood lipids, and blood pressure

10-20 pounds

approximately what percentage of overweight people who intentionally lose weight are able to maintain the weight loss for at least one year

50%

the risks for dying prematurely are doubled when the body mass index first rises above

35 kg/m2

the yearly death toll in the US from obesity related diseases is about

300,000

approximately what percentage of US adults are classified as underweight

5%

among people with anorexia nervousa, approximately what percentage are males

25%

approximately what percentage of the US population takes multinutrient supplements regularly

33%

for every man who has type 1 osteoporosis, how many women have it

6

the incidence of death within 1 year of sustaining a hip fracture is about

25%

what percentage of US adults live a completely sedentary lifestyle

20%

if the worlds production of food energy were equally distributed among the world's population approximately how many calories per day would be available to each person

2720 kcals

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