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- Macronutrients- Carbs, fats, protien
- Micronutrients-vitmains and minerals
these are not made in the body, have to get from diet
Carbs, Fats, Protiens, vitamins, minerals, water
the making of glucose by the catabolism of AA & glycerol
AA & glycerol --> glucose
anabolism of glucose --> glycogen
catabolism of glycogen--> glucose, CO2, H2O
vitamins that are toxic if in excess?
A and D
leading causes of death for Americans
CAD, strokes, atherosclerosis, diabetes, cancer
food issues for most people
fats and cholesterol, energy and weight control, complex carbs and fiber, sodium and alcohol
ABC- USDA dietary guidelines for Americans
- Aim for fitness
- Biuld a healthy Base
- Choose sensibly
vegetarian that eats eggs and milk products
eats eggs, but no dairy products
No meat, eggs or milk products
way of preserving foods and eliminating bacteria on food surfaces
Bovine Growth Hormone
man made hormone given to cows to increase milk production
Lab & Biochemical tests
H & H, serum albumin, pre-albumin, transferrin, BUN, crreatine
above 30 considered obese
what kind of diet should a pt with chronic HF have?
Low sodium diet
what sections does the food pyramid contain?