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[PHYSIOL 596] - Final Exam Guide - Ultimate 43 pages long Study Guide!


Department
Physiology
Course Code
PHYSIOL 596
Professor
Esdin Joseph
Study Guide
Final

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UCLA
PHYSIOL 596
FINAL EXAM
STUDY GUIDE
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Chapter 1: Centenarian
Intro
Common diseases
acute vs chronic diseases
acute: caught and kills out of blue
pneumonia and influenza
tuberculosis
diarrhea
heart diseases
senility
vascular lesions
nephritis
cancer
upper resp. disease (diphtheria)
Chronic: non age or gender specific
(obesity causing this= **)
heart diseases**- 20%!!!
cancer*
chronic lower resp.
stroke**
diabetes**
accidents
nephritis
influenza
Discoveries that made things better:
antibiotics- pneumonia, flu and TB
b12 vitamin- anemia
insulin- diabetes
5% genetics vs 95% lifestyle
RISK FACTORS
lifestyle cause of obesity
inactivity (low caloric expenditure)
CUBA and JAPAN example
unhealthy diet
high lipid diet
high cholesterol diet>> plaque build up
tobacco
atheroclorsis (hardening and rupture of blood vessels)
hypertension
plaque build up
due to carcinogens in cigarettes
TOTALLY PREVENTABLE
High lipid diet vs high caloric diet
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