NST exam - 1. How would you find credible information? 2....

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1. How would you find credible information? 2. What does Peer-reviewed mean? 1. Why is nutrition important? 2. Define the following terms: Nutrient: Macronutrient : Micronutrient: Phytochemical : Calorie/kilocalorie: Organic compounds: Inorganic compounds: 3. What is a healthful diet? Define four characteristics of a healthful diet. 4. Define the following, and state how each value is determined and its purpose: Percent Daily Value (%DV): Dietary Reference Intakes (DRI): Estimated Average Requirement (EAR) : Recommended Dietary Allowance (RDA): Daily Reference Values (DRVs):
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Reference Diet Intakes (RDIs): Adequate Intake (AI): Tolerable Upper Intake Level (UL): Estimated Energy Requirement (EER): Acceptable Macronutrient Distribution Ranges Definition Benefit Limitation Epidemiological Studies Cohort Studies Laboratory Based Animal Studies In Vitro Studies Human Clinical Trials
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Control Group: Placebo: Blind Experiment: Double-Blind Experiment: Image Pros Cons
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1. When does digestion begin? What happens? Function Anatomy Muscle Action Secretion Mouth Esophagus Stomach Small intestine Large intestine 2. Explain how bile functions: 3. Compare blood circulation system to lymph circulation system Passive Diffusion (e.g. water and small lipids):
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Facilitated diffusion (e.g. water-soluble vitamins): Active transport (e.g. glucose and amino acids): Heartburn: Ulcer: Constipation: Diverticulosis: 1. Define “energy balance” and give an example of when you’d be in positive and negative energy balance. 2.
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NST exam - 1. How would you find credible information? 2....

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