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Individuals who do not absorb vitamin B-12 properly might have what condition?
Pernicious anemia

True or False: Daytime sleepiness always means a person isn’t getting enough sleep.
False

True or False: Americans eat more ice cream per year than any other country.
False

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1. True or False: Daytime sleepiness always means a person isn’t getting enough sleep. False.
2. True or False: Pilates only works your core. False.
3. True or False: Eating soup before your meal can help you consume fewer total calories during your meal. True.
4. True or False: Eating healthier and exercising more are the only ways to lower your cholesterol without taking medication. False.

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1) __ GRAMS of sugar listed on a nutrition label is equal to 1 teaspoon of sugar. 4
2) How long do you need to fast before getting a lipid profile test done? 9-12 hours
3) How much dietary cholesterol should you consume from foods each day? Less than 300 mil


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Vitamin D and calcium work hand in hand to fight the osteoporosis often associated with aging. How much vitamin D do most adults need each day?
400-800 IU

A single serving of bread is equal to:
1 oz

How many calories does a single gram of carbohydrate provide?
4 calories

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1. To help relieve some of the discomfort of hot flashes, a woman can: A, B, and D only (Begin hormone replacement therapy at the onset of perimenopause, Limit caffeine intake, and/or Wear layers of clothing.
2. Which of the following nutrients can be found in flaxseeds? All of the above (Lignans, Omega-3 fatty acids, Fiber, and Protein).
3. True or False: According to a survey of SparkPeople members, those who were involved in the Community lost about the same weight as members who did not use Community features. False.
4. How many nutrients are lost when whole grains are refined into white flour? 17.
5. What is epigallocatechin gallate (EGCG)? A antioxidant.

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10/1/13 12:31 A

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1) Flaxseeds contain more Omega-3 fatty acids per weight than salmon. True
2) Antidepressants are the only effective treatment for depression. False
3) You should always avoid exercise when you have a cold. False

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When exercising with high blood pressure, what is the best advice to follow?
All of the above (Always talk to your doctor before starting an exercise program, Start out slowly, making gradual increases and listening to your body, Never hold your breath, Use measures other than heart rate to monitor your exercise intensity)

Who is more likely to develop high blood pressure?
It depends on the person’s age

By dieting alone (not exercising), how much of your weight loss could be muscle and lean tissue?
25%

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1. Combining frozen fruit and sugar will give you what frozen dessert? Sorbet.
2. Which type of food can be stored as body fat? All of the above (Carbohydrates, Fat, and Protein).
3. How many minutes of sunlight are generally needed per day to stimulate the body’s vitamin D production? 15 minutes.
4. True or False: There are many precautions you can take as an adult to prevent allergies from developing. False.

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1) Besides foods fortified with calcium, you can only get calcium from dairy foods like milk and yogurt. False
2) Of adults with arthritis, how many take part in a regular exercise program? 2/3
3) Which of the following vegetables is in season during the winter? Kale and leeks

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True or False: The friendly bacteria in your digestive tract make vitamins that you body uses.
True

Combining frozen fruit and sugar will give you what frozen dessert?
Sorbet

True or False: Surrounding yourself with people who tend to overeat makes YOU more likely to overeat, too.
True

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1. How many aerobic (cardio) exercise sessions should you aim for each week? At least 3.
2. Rewarding yourself for completing certain goals each week is an example of: An incentive system.
3. True or False: Taking (or eating) extra vitamin B-12 can boost your energy levels. False.
4. Which types of nutrients provide energy for the body? A, B, and C only (Carbohydrates, Fats, and Proteins).

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1) You will absorb more nutrients from your veggies by eating them with a fat (such as a vinaigrette dressing. True
2) Dutch-processed chocolate contains the most antioxidants. False
3) One tablespoon of coconut oil contains 12 grams of saturated fat

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Which of the following supplements can help prevent colds and the flu?
None of the above

True or False: Only overweight people have cellulite.
False

Which drive-thru taco salad (with dressing) contains fewer calories?
Wendy’s Southwest Taco Salad

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1) Roughly how many calories do people burn by cleaning their houses each year? 50,000
2) Health problems such as obesity, diabetes, hypertension and depression are UNRELATED to the amount and quality of a person's sleep? False
3) How many servings of ice cream are in a single pint? 4


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1. True or False: Snoring can be a symptom of sleep apnea. True.
2. What is systolic blood pressure? Both A and C (Pressure created when the heart contracts and The top number in a blood pressure reading).
3. How many different nutrients does your body need each day? 45.

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Ditch that 1/4 cup of turkey gravy on your mashed potatoes to save.

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According to research studies, which of the following strategies could help you burn more calories than the other?
Running before strength training

Cold and flu season is in full swing! To stop germs from spreading, how long should you wash your hands at each session?
20 seconds

Which nutrient is known as the sunshine vitamin?
Vitamin D

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1. Which food naturally contains vitamin D? Fish.
2. True or False: Women need more folic acid than men do. False.
3. Most exercisers lose how many cups of fluid (sweat) per hour of moderate exercise? 4 cups.
4. Which of the following actions can cause osteoarthritis to develop? All of the above (Heavy physical labor, Playing sports, Repeatedly injuring a joint, and/or A one-time joint injury).

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If you take time off or stop strength training, how quickly will your muscles begin to lose strength?
the answer 2 weeks.

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1) Eggs contain all of the following vitamins EXCEPT...Vitamin C
2) Which habit has NOT been proven to prevent type 2 diabetes? Consuming less sugar
3) Only liposuction can remove cellulite. False


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The majority of runners strike the ground with:
The heels

True or False: You will absorb more nutrients from your veggies by eating them with a fat (such as a vinaigrette dressing).
True

True or False: Taking (or eating) extra vitamin B-12 can boost your energy levels.
False

Resistance training can lower blood pressure as much as:
20%

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1. The majority of runners strike the ground with : The heels.
2. Which of the following vegetables is in season during the winter? Kale and Leeks.
3. True or False: You should always avoid exercise when you have a cold. False.

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1) Combining frozen fruit and sugar will give you what frozen dessert? Sorbet
2) The majority of runners strike the ground with their heels
3) Even if you eat healthy and exercise regularly, your cholesterol levels are more likely to be elevated if you are overweight. true


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You logged extra time on the treadmill this morning and weighed yourself after. The scale dropped 2 pounds. Why?
You lost 2 pounds of water from sweating

To build strength, your muscles must work ___ than they are used to.
Harder

Related to exercise, what does the term 'blood pooling' refer to?
The collection of blood in the extremeties

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1) How many nutrients are lost when whole grains are refined into white flour? 17
2) How many calories does a single gram of carbohydrate provide? 4
3) What equation determines whether your weight is appropriate for your height. BMI


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True or False: Residents of developed countries (like the U.S.) are MORE likely to experience allergies than people in developing areas of the world.
True

True or False: Regularly walking about 10,000 steps per day can help lower blood pressure.
True

Compared to regular ice cream, gelato has...
less air

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1. The US Department of Agriculture estimates than Americans eat what percentage of their meals away from home? 29%.
2. Cold and flu season is in full swing! To stop germs from spreading, how long should you wash your hands at each session? 20 seconds.
3. True or False: Stretching can cause injury. True.

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To build greater muscle strength, you should do ___ repetitions of each exercise.

• A - 8-10
• B - 12-15
• C - 18-20
• D - fewer
• E - more
• All of the above
• Both A and D
• Both C and E
correct answer is both A and D.

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1) Your body needs sodium. True
2) What is the role of insulin in the body? It helps convert glucose (from food) into usable energy
3) What is the BEST source of folate? Answer: leafy green vegetables


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Which of the following ground beef products tends to be the LEANEST?
Ground round

Which type of produce has the most vitamin C per serving?
Red bell peppers

True or False: There are many precautions you can take as an adult to prevent allergies from developing.
False

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1. Which type of produce has the most vitamin C per serving? Red bell peppers.
2. How many of the calories in a healthy diet should come from carbohydrates, according to reputable nutrition experts? 45-65%.
3. Which of the following is NOT a good nutrition strategy for type 2 diabetics? Eating fat with every meal and snack.
4. True or False: Aerobic exercise decreases HDL cholesterol. False.

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1) How many different nutrients does your body need each day? 45
2) Which of the following supplements can help prevent colds and the flu? None of the above
3) Who is most likely to experience IBS? Women


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True or False: Depression is a normal part of life.
False

What might happen if you don't properly cool down after exercise?
All of the above (Dizziness, Fainting, Blood pooling and Muscle soreness)

A whole-grain wheat kernel contains 3 parts. What are they called?
Bran, germ and endosperm

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1. Your resting heart rate is a good indicator of what? Your fitness level.
2. Which item is the lowest-calorie dessert at the golden arches? McDonald’s Kiiddie Cone.
3. How many types of Omega-3 fatty acids are there? 3.

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1)I n order for exercise to improve your cholesterol levels, it must be none of the above
2) Besides building strong bones, what else does calcium do? All of the above
3) What is the "golden rule" for weight loss?!?! Calories out must exceed calories in

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True or False: Even a person who is mildly overweight should get a doctor's clearance before starting a new fitness program.
True

True or False: For best results, you should increase the amount of weight you lift every time you workout.
False
What is the most accurate method of measuring body fat percentage?
Underwater weighing

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1. Where is most of the body’s serotonin located? In the gastrointestinal tract.
2. True or False: You should exercise in the “fat burning zone” (low intensity, long duration) to lose the most weight. False.
3. A potassium deficiency can lead to...High blood pressure.

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1) Strength training elevates your metabolism immediately following a workout. True
2) Fish that live in warm, sunny waters contain more Omega-3's False
3) According to the USDA, how much of your plate should you fill with fruits and veggies at every meal? ½ of your plate


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True or False: According to a survey of SparkPeople members, those who were involved in the Community lost about the same amount of weight as members who did not use Community features.
False

True or False: You can develop osteoarthritis by being physically inactive or physically overactive.
True

Very large doses of vitamin C can cause what problem?
Diarrhea

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1. True or False: Exercising will prevent cellulite. False.
2. Beta-carotene is a form of which vitamin? Vitamin A.
3. Garlic is a good source of: Vitamin C, selenium, and magnesium.
4. True or False: Brown eggs and white eggs have the same nutritional value. True.
5. True or False: If you feel thirsty, you could already be dehydrated. True.

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1) Up to ______% of the U.S. population is sensitive to dust mites 10%
2) Untreated depression can lead to a weakened immune system. True
3) What common food source is usually fortified with vitamin D? milk


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True or False: Some medications can affect your heart rate during exercise.
True

True or False: Herb-seasoned roasted potatoes contain less than half the calories of mashed potatoes (made with butter and whole milk).
True

What is systolic blood pressure?
Both A and C (Pressure created when the heart contracts and the top number in a blood pressure reading.)

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1. True or False: Bed rest is the best treatment for back pain. False.
2. True or False: Heart disease is the leading cause of death in the United States. True.
3. Vitamin D and calcium work hand in hand to fight osteoporosis often associated with aging. How much vitamin D do most adults need each day? 400-800 IU.

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1) Vitamins A, D, E, and K are fat-soluable vitamins
2) How many teaspoons of sugar does a 12-oz can of soda contain? 10
3) Americans eat more ice cream per year than any other country. False

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True or False: BMI estimates your body fat percentage.
False

Which of the following statements about ALA (Alpha-linolenic acid) is FALSE?
Your body converts it to DHA very efficiently

True or False: Antibiotics can treat a cold or the flu.
False

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From 8/19/2010 to 8/20/2011 walked 125.1 miles
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1. What is the most accurate method of measuring body fat percentage? Underwater weighing.
2. Which of the following high-fat foods is a source of heart-healthy fats? Peanut butter.
3. True or False: Removing the skin from a butter-basted turkey will reduce your caloric intake by about 80 calories. False.

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1) For best results, you should increase the amount of weight you lift every time you workout .false
2) Related to exercise, what does the term 'blood pooling' refer to? The collection of blood in the extremeties
3) If one or both of your parents had high blood pressure, your risk of developing it... doubles

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How accurate are 'skinfold' body fat tests that use callipers?
98% accurate

True or False: "Natural" is synonymous with "organic" when it comes to food.
False

True or False: You should always avoid exercise when you have a cold.
False

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From 8/19/2010 to 8/20/2011 walked 125.1 miles
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1) Depression can occur when other areas of your life are going well. True
2) How many calories per gram does alcohol contain? 7
3) How many pounds of calcium are in the average adult body? 2-3 pounds

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1. True or False: People who skip breakfast tend to LOSE MORE weight than people who eat breakfast. False.
2. True or False: The majority of the fat found in an egg is saturated fat. False.
3. Iron found in animal products is called Heme iron.

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