Cumulative Exam Review Health
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Regulating medications is important because improper use of medications can be harmful.
Claire's mother consumed alcohol while pregnant with her. Now, Claire struggles with hyperactivity and language outbursts. How would you categorize her struggles?
Select the statement that BEST describes the role of the immune system.
The immune system is responsible for preventing illness and defending the body from harmful foreign substances.
Buying yourself time is a drug-resisting strategy that involves __________.
Finding a place to think.
Finding a place where your feel safe
Finding a place to be alone
What is the most likely reason that some states have enacted laws banning or limiting the use of tobacco?
They are interested in having a healthy and prosperous society.
The daily value of protein is not listed on nutritional labels because __________.
Most Americans eat enough protein
It's important to consider all possible consequences as we make decisions daily.
Based on evidence and our experiences, we know that our health and the health of our environment are deeply connected.
How can having a mentor help individuals achieve their goals?
Mentors can increase accountability..
Mentors can increase motivation.
Mentors can identify areas that need additional work.
To optimize wellness, it's important to understand the key influences in our daily lives.
Peer pressure can happen at any time, can be positive or negative, and can be avoided if people are equipped with the right skills.
Why is it important to detect an HIV infection as early as possible?
To prevent the patient from unknowingly passing on the virus
A common theme in the treatment of mental health disorders is a strong support system of family and friends.
It is not important to develop effective communication skills.
Which statement BEST describes the negative effects that sexual activity can have on teens?
Teens can damage their reputation.
4 million US teens contract STIs each year.
750,000 teens get pregnant each year.
A child whose parent is depressed is susceptible to depression due to genetics.
If you were an emergency room doctor and an accident patient needed a blood transfusion, which test would you need to do first?
Blood type determination
Which of the following BEST defines muscles?
Tough strong tissues that provide energy to perform physical activities
Why are physical fitness attitudes important?
They influence our activity levels.
Which of the following statements about tobacco products is TRUE?
Tobacco products contain over 4,000 different chemicals.
Eating nutritious food, getting enough sleep, and exercising regularly will help the endocrine system function properly.
Warning signs of suicide are much different than those of depression.
Your social life will likely change significantly during adolescence.
Thirty percent of all cancer deaths are caused by __________.
The US Dietary Guidelines are published every ten years.