How can lifestyle, genes and the environment affect health? - OCR 21C

1

Which part(s) of the circulatory system are affected by cardiovascular disease?

2

When blocked, which blood vessel causes a heart attack?

3

Coronary heart disease is caused by which factors?

4

What is needed in order to claim that a predicted risk factor is the cause of the outcome?

5

What does a carcinogen do?

6

Why is cancer more common in older people?

7

Whose opinion counts in the peer review of an article in a medical journal?

8

A high body mass index (BMI) is associated with which diseases?

9

HPV is linked to which kind of cancer?

10

Which of the following is the term for chemicals and other agents that can cause cancer?