What type of bone disease are anorexic people at particular risk for developing?

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  17. health

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  19. Statistics

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  20. Health

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  21. health

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  22. STATISTICS

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  23. math

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  24. Biology

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  25. psychology

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  26. Biology

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  27. Math

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  28. Chem

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  29. Math

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  30. Chemistry

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  31. human anatomy and physiology

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  32. Economics

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  33. Science

    Which of the following explains why a bone in a bird’s wing is homologous to a bone in a lizard’s front leg? a.The bones in the two species provide for the same type of motion. b.The bones in the two species are both vestigial structures. c.The two

  34. health

    What type of bone disease are anorexic people at particular risk for developing?

  35. health

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  36. Health

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  37. Anatomy & Physiology

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  38. disease/mitosis

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  39. health

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  40. math

    An investor has up to $450,000 to invest in three types of investments. Type A pays 6% annually and has a risk factor of 0. Type B pays 10% annually and has a risk factor of 0.06. Type C pays 12% annually and has a risk factor of 0.08. To have a

  41. statistics

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  42. STATISTICS

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  43. STATISTICS

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  44. STATISTICS

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  45. Health

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  46. Social studies

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  47. epidemiology

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  48. Statistics

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  49. bayside hs

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  50. healthcare

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  51. Science need help

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  52. Statistics for Behavioral Sciences

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  53. math

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  54. Physics

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  55. science help

    The two tables below give the relative-risk of developing a stroke, in relation to blood pressure and body mass index. The data are based on a population of men from the USA. The values in the first table are given in comparison with the total population.

  56. Evolution

    Which of the following explains why a bone in a bird’s wing is homologous to a bone in a lizard’s front leg? a.The bones in the two species provide for the same type of motion. b.The bones in the two species are both vestigial structures. c.The two

  57. Stadistics

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  58. Early Childhood Education

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  59. maths

    The chance of getting a particular disease sometime during your lifetime is estimated at 1 in 20. Smoking increases the risk of developing the disease during your lifetime by 20%. How many people out of a group of 1000 smokers would you expect to get the

  60. Anatomy and Physiology

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  61. Chemistry

    A middle-aged man has been diagnosed as being at high-risk of developing Coronary Artery Disease. • State the chemical composition of the sterol that is present in high levels in most people who belong to the high-risk group. • Distinguish between the

  62. Chemistry

    A middle-aged man has been diagnosed as being at high-risk of developing Coronary Artery Disease. •State the chemical composition of the sterol that is present in high levels in most people who belong to the high-risk group. •Distinguish between the

  63. chemistry

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  64. Applied Behavioral

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  65. health

    Why is having excessive abdominal fat a serious concern? A. Because it places you at a greater risk for developing obesity related illnesses B. Because it places you at a lower risk for developing obesity related illnesses C. Because it places you at a

  66. health

    Why is having excessive abdominal fat a serious concern? A. Because it places you at a greater risk for developing obesity related illnesses B. Because it places you at a lower risk for developing obesity related illnesses C. Because it places you at a

  67. Health

    Why is having excessive abdominal fat a serious concern? A. Because it places you at a greater risk for developing an enhanced self-image B. Because it places you at a lower risk for developing an enhanced self-image C. Because it places you at a greater

  68. health

    Why is having excessive abdominal fat a serious concern? A. Because it places you at a greater risk for developing obesity related illnesses B. Because it places you at a lower risk for developing obesity related illnesses C. Because it places you at a

  69. probability

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  70. Statistics

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  71. Calculus

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  72. Calculus

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  73. Calculus

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  74. Statistics

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  75. Math

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  76. Mathematics in banking

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  77. healthy

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  78. Social Studies

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  79. Health

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  80. Epidemiology

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  81. Health

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  82. Eating disorder

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  83. structure and function of the human body

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  84. Statistics

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  87. Healthcare Statistics

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  88. science

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  89. Health

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  90. biology

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  91. life orientation

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  92. health

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  93. statistics

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  94. Statistics

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  95. English

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  97. history

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  98. nursing

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  99. Science

    Which of the following explains why a bone in a bird’s wing is homologous to a bone in a lizard’s front leg? A. The bones in the two species provide for the same type of motion. B. The bones in the two species are both vestigial structures. C. The two

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