It is possible to have an appetite without being hungry.
Most people obtain information about nutrition from health professionals.
False, most go to TV, magazines, then newspaper
The way people choose to live and eat can affect their health and quality of life as they age
Vitamins and minerals supply calories.
False, only protein, carbohydrate, and fat supply calories
You can order a low fat balanced meal at a fast food outlet.
Healthful diets cost more than relatively unhealthful diets.
False, people can save money when they switch from a typical high fat diet to the grain based
When a person suffers from malnutrition, it means that he or she is taking in too few nutrients.
False, malnutrition can be caused by either taking in too few nutrients or by consuming excess nutrients
A nutritionist is a professional who is certified to advise people on nutrition.
False, a nutritionist is a person who claims to specialize in the study of nutrition, but some are self described experts whose training is questionable A registered dietitian is recognized as a nutrition expert with training
The notion of eating insects repels people around the world.
The more current a dietary claim the more you can trust it's accuracy and reliability.
False, if a nutrition clain is too new it may not have been adequately tested, findings must be confirmed many times over by experiments and evaluated