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Unformatted text preview: Robert E Goode (0451848) Thomas Edison State College Spring Semester 2011 Writing Assignment 9 BIO-208-OL010 919-672-7848, [email protected] Questions : Essay Questions 1.Describe the normal events of fetal development. How does malnutrition impair fetal development? (text) 2.Compare and contrast major differences in nutrient content of breast milk and cow's milk. 3.List six (6) nutrition problems associated with drug abuse and tobacco use in adolescents. 4.List the factors that increase the risk for B12 and iron deficiency in older adults. The development of a fetus is one that is dependent on proper nutrition. After conception, a placenta develops in the uterus and the umbilical cord and the amniotic sac also develop. The developing child is defined as an embryo as the CNS, heart, ears, eyes, legs and arms, teeth, palate and external genital are in critical development. After 8 weeks of gestation the embryo is not known as an embryo, but as a fetus. During the fetal developmental stage only the ears, palate and external genital are in critical fetus....
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This note was uploaded on 11/15/2011 for the course BIO 208 taught by Professor Steve during the Spring '11 term at Thomas Edison State.
- Spring '11