Gaeta June 6, 2020 - Modern Herbal Approaches To Western Lifestyle Health Challenges - 4 Ces Quiz

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Gaeta June 6, 2020 - Modern Herbal Approaches To Western Lifestyle Health Challenges - 4 Ces Quiz


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The multifaceted biological activity that herbs provide is called:
    • A. 

      The marker compound

    • B. 

      Polyvalence or polyvalent effects

    • C. 

      Reduction

    • D. 

      The single active compound or ingredient

  • 2. 
    For most if not all herbal preparations, the "active constituent" is the:
    • A. 

      Alkaloid

    • B. 

      Root

    • C. 

      Marker compound

    • D. 

      The whole extract; the whole plant or plant part

  • 3. 
    Endocannabinoids are:
    • A. 

      Protein-based enzymes

    • B. 

      Glycoproteins

    • C. 

      Lipid-based neurotransmitters

    • D. 

      Hormones

  • 4. 
    The three areas of the endocannabinoid system (ECS) are:
    • A. 

      Cannabinoids, receptors, enzymes

    • B. 

      Hormones, hormone receptors, enzymes

    • C. 

      Lipids, proteins, carbohydrates  

    • D. 

      Digestion, absorption, elimination  

  • 5. 
    An exogenous non-cannabis substance that binds to Cannabinoid receptors, and therefor have home-dynamic * therapeutic effects through the ECS is called a:
    • A. 

      Cannabindiol

    • B. 

      Nabilone

    • C. 

      Anandamide

    • D. 

      Cannabimimetic  

  • 6. 
    An example of a cannabimimetic is:
    • A. 

      Diacylglcerol lipase

    • B. 

      Echinacea alkalamides

    • C. 

      Fatty acid amide hydrolase

    • D. 

      Cur cumin from turmeric

    • E. 

      B & D

  • 7. 
    Having three or more of the following: central obesity, dyslipidema, hyperglycemia, insulin resistance, is a diagnosis of:
    • A. 

      High cholesterol

    • B. 

      Pre-diabetes

    • C. 

      Cardio metabolic syndrom

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 8. 
    Of these herbs, the best for improving insulin sensitivity is:
    • A. 

      Echinacea root

    • B. 

      Hemp oil

    • C. 

      Milk thistle seed

    • D. 

      Hawthorn

  • 9. 
    Of these herbs, the best for priming Nrf2 is:
    • A. 

      Ashwagandha

    • B. 

      Green tea

    • C. 

      Echinacea root

    • D. 

      Fenugreek

  • 10. 
    The best vascular health herb that also lowers oxidized LDL is:
    • A. 

      Ginkgo leaf

    • B. 

      Bitter melon

    • C. 

      Tillandsia usneoides

    • D. 

      Gymnema

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