Non-communicable disease - Eduqas

1

Which of these is a disease caused by excess intake of alcohol?

2

What disadvantages are associated with the use of statin drugs to prevent heart disease?

3

Why wasn’t the correlation between smoking and lung cancer noticed earlier?

4

Why does exposure to the sun cause skin cancer?

5

Type 2 diabetes is caused by which failed mechanism in the body?

6

Which of these factors would reduce the risk of cardiovascular disease?

7

Which treatment for heart disease involves the insertion of a small balloon into a blood vessel?

8

Which substance can build up in coronary arteries leading to heart disease?

9

Which substance in cigarette smoke binds to haemoglobin reducing the ability of the blood to carry oxygen?

10

Which of the substances found in cigarette smoke contain a carcinogen?