Nutrition notes

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  1. What are the 3 big ideas for Endocrine?
    • Endocrine is a system of a complex relationships. Always support the whole as well as the parts.
    • Respect the endocrine individuality of each person.
    • Always address the foundations first.
  2. 5 classes of lipid and water soluble hormones & identify components of each?
    • Lipid Soluble: Steroid hormones (derived from cholesterol); Thryoid hormones (iodine atoms + tyrosine)
    • Water Soluble: Amines (modified amino acids); Peptides and Proteins (chains of amino acids); Eicosanoids (derived from
    • fatty acids)
  3. Describe how each of the foundations supports the Endocrine system.
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Nutrition notes
Endocrine Big Ideas
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