PUBH 1517 Clinical Nutrition Method Notes

PUBH 1517 Clinical Nutrition Method Notes - classic...

Info iconThis preview shows page 1. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

Unformatted text preview: classic nutrition method 3 basic steps to remedy deficient states 1. The presence of a clinical deficiency is determined.- Vit. B12 angular stomatitis/cheilosis - Vit. C gingival stomatitis/ gingivitis- Vit. D rachitic rosary- Folate glossitis- Iron koilonychias 2. A dietary or laboratory confirmation is obtained .-diet diary-blood panel 2. Provide necessary nutritients to treat deficiency. Problem with this method : Does not take the persons biochemical individuality into account. the origins of a deficiency cannot be understood unless the underlying metabolic patterns are understood. Biochemical individuality- basically, this just means that your bodys way of digesting food is different from anybody else. Natural Hygiene Movement: Took place in the US in the first half of the 20 th century. Maintained that being healthy only required taking care of oneself including: sleeping well, eating well, being physically active, breathing clean air, maintaining balance in ones overall life...
View Full Document

Ask a homework question - tutors are online