chapter 11.docx

2 Pages
Unlock Document

Family Relations and Human Development
FRHD 1010
Susan Chuang

FRHD* 1010 4/3/2013 6:17:00 PM Chapter 11 Definitions  Climacteric: changes in the reproductive system that occur in middle adulthood, for women the cessation of ovulation and menstruation (menopause) and for men the gradual decline in the number and quality of sperm  Menopause: the end of monthly ovulation and menstruation that occurs in women in midlife  Osteoporosis: condition common in women in midlife and beyond, in which the bones become then and brittle as a result of rapid calcium depletion  Atherosclerosis: condition where plaque builds up on coronary arteries, causing passage of blood in arteries to become constricted  Mammogram: X-ray procedure used to examine women for breast cancer  Fluid Intelligence: type of intelligence that involves information- processing abilities such as short-term memory. Abilities to discern relations between visual stimuli, and speed of synthesizing  Cryst
More Less

Related notes for FRHD 1010

Log In


Join OneClass

Access over 10 million pages of study
documents for 1.3 million courses.

Sign up

Join to view


By registering, I agree to the Terms and Privacy Policies
Already have an account?
Just a few more details

So we can recommend you notes for your school.

Reset Password

Please enter below the email address you registered with and we will send you a link to reset your password.

Add your courses

Get notes from the top students in your class.