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Amino acids

Compounds in protein used by body to build and repair tissue

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Nutrients

Organic and inorganic chemicals in food that supply energy. Components of food needed by the body

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What do nutrients provide a body with

Energy

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What are the 3 types of carbs

Simple sugars complex carbs and dietary fiber

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What key nutrients help build and repair the body

Proteins

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How many amino acids are essential

8

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What systemic disease related to too much fat

Cardiovascular disease

8

Good cholesterol

HDL

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What vitamins not destroyed by cooking and stored in body

Fat-soluble vitamins

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What are B-complex vitamins

Water-soluble vitamins

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Fat soluble vitamin

Vitamin D

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Water soluble vitamin

Vitamin C

13

Forgotten nutrient

Water

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What gov agency regulates labeling of food products

USDA

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What is the study of nutrition

The science of how the body uses food for development growth repair and maintenance

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What's one factor that influences cariogenicity

Whether saliva flow is stimulated

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What profession diagnoses eating disorders first usually

Dentists