What metabolic disorder elevated blood levels of

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Unformatted text preview: sponse • Epinephrine • Cortisol • Ketones • Fatty acid breakdown in relative absence of glucose – ketogenesis • Occurs in liver – Glucagon • Ketosis How Much Carbohydrate Do We Require? Require? • Not an essential nutrient • DRIs for carbohydrates • RDA • No UL • AMDRs • Dietary fiber intake • AIs • Other dietary recommendations Calculating Recommended Total Carbohydrate Intake Carbohydrate Added Sugars in Your Diet Added Nutrition Matters Nutrition Nutrition and Diabetes What Is Diabetes? What • Metabolic disorder • Elevated blood levels of glucose • Classification • By underlying cause • Type 1 • Type 2 • Gestational • Secondary Classification of Types of Diabetes Diabetes What Is Type 1 Diabetes? What • Autoimmune disease • Pancreas no longer produces insulin • Complex interaction of factors...
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This note was uploaded on 05/23/2013 for the course NUTR 121 taught by Professor Pam during the Spring '12 term at Dallas.

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