Science
define these words???

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contracting

countering

health-behavior gap

health disparities 

intimacy

leading health indicators 

lifestyle diseases

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contracting........

decrease in size, number, or range.

countering......

respond to hostile speech or action

Health Disparities ...... 

inequalities that exist when members of certain population groups do not benefit from the samehealth status as other groups.

intimacy......

close familiarity or friendship

Leading health indicator .....

 A smaller set of Healthy People 2020 objectives, called Leading Health Indicators.

Lifestyle disease:...............

 A disease associated with the way a person or group of people lives


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