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To prevent illness, how long can foods which require refrigeration be safely left at room temperatures below 32 C/90 F?

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2 Hours. According to the World Health Organization, nearly 600 million people worldwide fall ill after eating contaminated food and 420,000 die each year.

Where would you find the hyoid bone?

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Base Of Tongue. During murder investigations, a fractured hyoid bone can indicate strangulation of the victim.

In a lifetime, the average person has walked the distance of how many times around the world?

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2. The amount of calories that a person burns walking depends upon their weight and the distance traveled over time.

How many pairs of chromosomes are found in the normal human cell?

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23 Pairs. Some genetic diseases in humans are caused by having too few or too many chromosomes in a cell.

What southern plant pest has been proven to be beneficial for alcohol abuse?

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Kudzu. Kudzu and milk thistle have both shown properties which help recovering alcoholics.

What is the largest sesamoid bone in the body?

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Patella. The patella is commonly known as the "knee cap".

A pound of fat burns about 2 calories a day, how many calories does a pound of muscle burn a day?

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38 Calories. We can start losing up to a half a pound of muscle every year after age 25.

In medical terms, what does the suffix "-ectasis" mean?

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Dilatation. Dilatation is the act or process of expanding.

What would you call a "low blood calcium level"?

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Hypocalcemia. The parathyroid glands regulate the blood calcium level.

Which of the following is a female reproductive organ?

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Ovaries. The ovaries are female reproductive organs that produce eggs.

What is Papaphobia?

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Fear Of Popes. Podophobia is the fear of feet.

"Occurring prior to birth, due to parent's genetic input" best fits which medical term?

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Congenital. A common major birth defect is a congenital heart defect.

What is alternating high-intensity cardio work with moderate-intensity recovery periods called?

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Intervals. Intervals involves using short bursts of increased speed or resistance mixed in with your normal pace.

Where is the vomer bone located?

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Nose. The vomer bone is one of two unpaired bones that form the nasal septum.

Approximately how many healthcare robots, used for surgeries and in prosthetics and rehabilitation, were sold in 2016?

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3400. Forecasts suggest that healthcare robot shipments worldwide will increase to more than 10,500 per year by 2021.

Which science term means "moving the body"?

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Exercise. Regular exercise is important for health and fitness and helps control weight by balancing the calories taken in and expended.

Which medical term means outside the spinal cord?

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Epidural. Epidural anesthesia is a popular means for pain relief during labor.

In which organ would you find ruggae?

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Stomach. The human stomach is a hollow, muscular digestive organ, located between the esophagus and small intestines.

What condition refers to a low oxygen level in the blood?

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Hypoxia. Hypoxia in which the body is totally deprived of oxygen is known as anoxia.

What type of fracture does the mineral serpentine exhibit?

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Fibrous. A fibrous fracture is when a mineral breaks into thin strands.

 

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