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Health and Wellness Final Exam

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Question 1 1. A person may have a genetic predisposition to dry skin. This may cause cracks in the skin to form, ones through which allergens enter and irritate the skin, producing a red, itchy rash. This condition is called:

Question 2 2. Steve has been on campus all night and needs to get home. Unfortunately he drove to the library, and needs to drive back home. His friend insists he take a cab and pick up his car the next day. Why is his friend concerned about Steve driving?

Question 3 3. Which is most likely to cause a person the most chronic stress?

Question 4 4. Which of the following is NOT a common cognitive impairment caused by multiple sclerosis?

Question 5 5. Which of the following is the BEST definition of a chronic condition?

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Question 6 6. You diagnose a patient with high cholesterol. In addition to prescribing a cholesterol lowering medication, you encourage the patient to exercise more, avoid fatty foods, and to stop smoking. Exercising more, avoiding certain foods, and smoking cessation are all examples of:

Question 7 7. Which of the following is TRUE of an interdisciplinary approach to chronic pain management?

Question 8 8. Which of the following is an example of pain that might benefit from chronic pain management?

Question 9 9. Yawns appear to be contagious, but only:

Question 10 10. Because a person is more likely to yawn when a significant other is yawning, yawns are considered to be a display of _____.

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Question 11 11. Which of the following is a short-term cause of hiccups?

Question 12 12. Irritation in the _____ nerve can cause a spasm in the diaphragm.

Question 13 13. What is the technical term for sneezing?

Question 14 14. A sneeze can blast air at a velocity of _____.

Question 15 15. How is blood sugar related to dizziness?

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Question 16 16. Why would a stroke affecting the cerebellum result in dizziness?

Question 17 17. Which of these people most likely has hyperhidrosis?

Question 18 18. Only _____ mosquitoes bite us.

Question 19 19. Which of these causes of a white tongue is the one that is most likely to progress to oral cancer?

Question 20 20. Which of the following is NOT a relatively common cause of cold hands or feet?

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Question 21 21.

A skin bruise involve which of the following?

I. A blunt compressive force traumatizing the skin

II. Breakage of the skin

III. Discoloration of the skin

Question 22 22. Which of the following medication is NOT commonly associated with excessive bruising?

Question 23 23. The nervous system may cause _____ as a response to water entering our skin, resulting in the pruning of our fingers.

Question 24 24.

Why do our fingers prune?

I. It may help us better grip certain objects

II. In order to run faster

III. For cosmetic reasons

Question 25 25. Ghrelin is a hormone released by _____ when we are _____.

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Question 26 26. Which of the following is NOT something your body needs from the food you eat?

Question 27 27. Which of the following alcoholic beverages is most likely to contain gluten?

Question 28 28. Which of the following foods is most likely to contain gluten?

Question 29 29. Which of the following symptoms is characteristic of gluten intolerance?

Question 30 30. Which of the following is true of self-diagnosing gluten intolerance?

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Question 31 31. In order to hear our stomach growl, we need which three things?

Question 32 32. Why is it that your stomach seems to growl the loudest when you're hungry?

Question 33 33. An enlarged uvula may cause snoring. What is a uvula?

Question 34 34. Which of the following is NOT associated with snoring?

Question 35 35. In nightmares, like other dreams, concepts are generally presented as _____.

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Question 36 36. Therapy is recommended in nightmare cases where _____.

Question 37 37. Which of the following is NOT a common cause of sleep talking?

Question 38 38. Sometimes sleep talking occurs simultaneously with another sleep disorder. Which of the following is NOT a sleep disorder that may occur with sleep talking?

Question 39 39. Which of the following is a known lifestyle trigger for sleepwalking?

Question 40 40. Which of the following drug classes are NOT implicated in sleepwalking?

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Question 41 41. What should you do if you encounter a person you know sleepwalking in your home?

Question 42 42. Which of the following is a symptom of pneumonia?

Question 43 43. Which of following can cause chest pain?

Question 44 44. What causes a heart attack?

Question 45 45. One potential cause of pain is a bone infection, otherwise known as:

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Question 46 46.

Which of the following is NOT a treatment option for a cancer that causes jaw pain?

I. Radiation therapy

II. Chemotherapy

III. Antifungal therapy

Question 47 47. What is the name for the joint that connects the lower jawbone to the skull?

Question 48 48. The inflammation of a pillow-like structure that cushions the space between a tendon and bone may lead to knee pain. What is this structure called?

Question 49 49. Septic arthritis, one possible cause of knee pain, is best directly treated with:

Question 50 50. Knee pain can be caused by a broken bone, also called:

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