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Event Code: 3-2007

For Continuing Education Contact Hours Article.

Selected Health Status Indicators and Behaviors of Young Adults, United States-2003

Congruent to Responsibility VI: Community health and health education needs, concerns and resources

1. The purpose of the study was to examine the prevalence of selected-- among young adults.

a. clinical preventive health services

b. health status indicators

c. health risk behaviors

d. all of the above

2. Which of the following health status variables was assessed?

a. overweight or obesity

b. high blood pressure

c. blood cholesterol

d. all of the above

3. Which of the following risk behaviors was assessed?

a. current alcohol use

b. current binge drinking

c. current cigarette smoking

d. all of the above

4. The total unweighted sample size was

a. 16,925

b. 18,450

c. 19,340

d. 21,300

5. What percentage of young adults currently had health care coverage?

a. 69.8%

b. 72.3%

c. 76.8%

d. 79.1%

6. What percentage of young adults had ever had their blood cholesterol checked?

a. 43.8%

b. 44.7%

c. 48.9%

d. 51.6%

7. What percentage of young adults were overweight or obese?

a. 31.3%

b. 32.4%

c. 33.6%

d. 39.1%

8. Educational attainment was positively associated with indicators of health status.

a. true b. false

9. What percentage of young adults reported current alcohol use?

a. 61.3%

b. 65%

c. 68.4%

d. 71.3%

10. Married students were less likely to engage in risk behaviors than students who were not married.

a. true

b. false

Event Code: 4-2007

For Continuing Education Hours Article

Determinants of Nutrition Label Use Among College Students

Congruent to Responsibility I: Assessing individual and community needs for health education

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