Practice Comp 5 - Food Security critical for all members of...

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Food Security critical for all members of a household. This means that all household members have access to sufficient, safe, and nutritious food to maintain a healthy lifestyle; sufficient food is available on a consistent basis; and the household has resources to obtain appropriate food for a nutritious diet Basal Metabolic Rate (BMR) the energy needed to maintain life-sustaining activities (breathing, circulation, heart rate, and temperature) for a specific period of time at rest Resting Energy Expenditure (REE) or Resting Metabolic Rate the amount of energy that an individual needs to consume over a 24 hour period for the body to maintain all of its internal working activities while at rest kilocalorie (kcal) When energy requirements are completely met by ______ intake in food, weight does not change. If amount of this ingested exceeds a person's energy demands they gain weight and if it fails to meet a person's energy demands they lose weight. Nutrients the elements necessary for the normal function of numerous body processes. Includes carbs, proteins, fats,
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