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Unformatted text preview: am 9,4,4 **If all types of calories > energy
converted to fat
needs = _________________________ and
stored in the body Proteins
every living cell Found in ________________________ Promotes growth and maintenance of body
tissue muscle and connective Primary component of ____________________
________________________________________ Form important parts of blood, enzymes, some
hormones, and cell membranes amino acids Composed of chains of ___________________
essential amino acid When an _________________________ is
missing from diet deficiency Proteins
9 essential amino acids Foods that contain ______________________
are _____________________ (milk, meat, fish,
poultry, cheese, eggs, soy beans, tofu) <9 Foods that contain _______ essential amino
acids are ______________________________
(vegetables, grains, legumes, nuts) type, spread
focus on type and spread Essential amino acids can be
combinations of incomplete
obtained from _________________________
(e.g., red beans and...
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This document was uploaded on 02/05/2014.
- Spring '13