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Unformatted text preview: Menu planning o MyPyramid and exchange lists • Nutrient requirements and recommendations o DRI’s (RDA, AI, EAR, UL) – what are they o Daily values o Acceptable macronutrient distribution ranges (AMDRs) • Enrichment and fortification • Food labels o Required content, interpreting them o Health claims, structure function claims, nutrient content claims • Complementary nutrition and supplements o Phytochemicals – what are they, where are they found, what do they do o Functional foods – what are they, be familiar with examples o Food additives types: indirect and direct and examples Regulations – who regulates foods, food label claims, • Delaney clause o Supplements Moderate and megadoses • Uses of each, dangers? Regulation of supplements Selecting supplements – questions to ask...
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- Spring '08
- Nutrition, Nutrient Content Claims, food label claims, Short Answer Topic, food sources Vitamins, lecture notes Format