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The condition of rickets is associated with a deficiency in which vitamin

Vitamin D

Is low blood pressure a symptom of anorexia

yes, low blood pressure is a symptom of anorexia because when you arn't eating enough your heart slows down and so your heart beat and blood pressure slow down as well.

What does it mean to say that a material has a high or low specific heat capacity

A material with a high specific heat capacity has a high capacity for storing heat energy

Which hormone stimulates the thirst mechanism

Antidiuretic Hormone (ADH).

A diet low in fiber is associated with an increased risk of developing what


Marasmus usually is associated with a deficiency of

Marasmus is caused by the deficiency of protein

How can a celiac disease be spreaded

It cannot be spreaded, but can be transfered if you have children after you have been diagnosed.

Which of the following choices is true about ergogenic aids

They allow an athlete to exercise longer.

What are the sources of Vitamin K

Leafy green vegetables

Vitamin K's primary role in the body is

Vitamin k is essential for blood clotting thus helping wounds to heal.

How often should you cramp during pregnancy

There are no set numbers on this.

The type of study that observes a large population to determine factors that may influence nutritional habits and disease trends is called

epidemiological study

Diets high in sodium are associated with what

high blood pressure

What genetic disorder results in protein abnormalities

All genetic disorders affect the structure of proteins.

The absorption of calcium increases during pregnancy because

both high levels of the active form of vitamin D enhance calcium absorption and high levels of estrogen enhance calcium absorption are true

Disadvantages to drinking of soft drinks

Soft drinks include Coke, Pepsi, 7 Up, and etc. soft drinks have very high levels of sugar. Soft drinks may also include a lot of calories. It is low in nutrition and high in fats, calories, and sugars.

What is the standard criterion used for diagnosing an eating disorder

Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders

Where in your body does the majority of the digestion and absorption of food occur

The majority of the digestion and absorption of food occurs in the small intestine.

What eating disorder is characterized by episodes of overeating and purging

That Eating Disorder is called Bulimia Nervosa and only a doctor can diagnose you. If I were you I'd stay as far away from any ED as you can!!! They are lifelong and can kill you.

Small intestine is to nutrient absorption as blood is to nutrient

The small intestine is to nutrient absorption as the blood is to nutrient distribution.

What did Columbus explore all of the following except

What are the choices? Your question refers to 'all of the following' but it deosn't list any choices.

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