nutrition

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klvsck
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nutrition
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2009-11-20 00:14:09
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minerals & water
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  1. 2 minerals that are a major component of bones and teeth

    calcium and phosphorus
  2. which food is most likely to enhance the absorption of iron
    orange juice
  3. which mineral is responsible for affecting the normal functioning of the thyoid gland
    iodine
  4. which mineral deficiency may result in rickets
    calcium
  5. mineral insufficiency that may result in tetany
    calcium
  6. mineral deficiency that may result in dwarfism & poor wond healing
    zinc
  7. Wilson's disease is a result of an accumulation of ___ in the liver, brain, kidneys & cornea
    copper
  8. water comprises what % of body weight
    between 50 & 60%
  9. organ that has the main role of helping electrolyte balance
    kidneys
  10. low BP, dry skin, and fever are all symptoms of
    dehydration
  11. when there is an increase in carbon dioxide in the blood, what occurs
    breathing rate increases
  12. what is the average daily adult requirement for water
    1 mL for every calorie consumed
  13. condition that may arise with a positive water balance
    CHF

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