The Science of Nutrition Study Set 1

Nutrition

Quiz 18 :

Nutrition Through the Life Cycle: the Later Years

Quiz 18 :

Nutrition Through the Life Cycle: the Later Years

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The number of Aboriginal seniors in Canada is expected to ________ by 2016.
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Biologic age includes factors such as:
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Vitamin B12 requires ________ for optimal absorption.
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Aging is often associated with dysphagia, which is a:
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The fastest-growing Canadian population subgroup is:
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Aging may be linked to a progressive accumulation of free radicals. This theory is categorized as:
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In 2001, approximately ________ Canadians were 65 years of age or older.
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Achlorhydria may lead to which of the following?
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It is estimated that by the year 2041, approximately ________ of Canadians will be over the age of 65 years.
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Rose is 85 years old and has lately been complaining that her food tastes abnormal. She notes that this has been the case since her doctor started her on a new medication. Rose likely has:
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Which of the following individuals would have the longest life expectancy, assuming they are presently the same age?
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________ is used to describe the age-related processes that increase risk of disability, disease, and death.
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Life expectancy refers to:
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Excessive sunlight exposure increases one's ________ age.
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Which of the following groups is at the LOWEST risk for lactose intolerance?
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Which of the following statements is characteristic of body fat changes associated with aging?
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In 2010, the average life expectancy in Canada reached ________ years.
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According to research, a possible average human life span beyond ________ years is unlikely.
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Burt has recently been diagnosed with xerostomia. Which of the following foods would be most appropriate to serve at breakfast?
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Which type of exercise is the least beneficial in preventing bone mass loss?
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