Nutrition Through the Life Cycle: Childhood to Late Adulthood
Compare and contrast the nutrient needs of toddlers and children.
List at least 3 nutrients of concern when feeding a vegan diet to young children.
Energy Metabolism & Blood Health
Discuss the role of co-enzymes
Describe the 8 B vts. and where they are found in the diet
Explain the importance of folate for women of childbearing age
Describe the associati
Review of genetics
Science of nutrigenomics
personalized nutrition vs. general nutrition recn
Ethical & legal considerations
role of the dietitian in nutrigenomics
Review of Genetics:
What are fluids and electrolytes?
What are their functions within the body?
How do we maintain a fluid balance?
What are the current recommendations for fluid and electrolyte consumption?
What disorders result from over- and under- consumptio
Nutrition Before Conception
Some deficiency-related problems develop very early in pregnancy.
ex. Neural Tube Defects
related to inadequate level of folate
affects the embryo in the first few weeks
adequate folate (400 g daily) before conception can r
Foods & Nutrition 1030E
Chapter 9: Nutrients Involved in Bone Health & In Depth
Nutrients involved in bone health
In Depth: Osteoporosis
FOOD SECURITY AND SOCIAL DETERMINANTS
1. Discuss food security/insecurity
2. Define community food security (CFS)
3. Discuss strategies to build CFS
4. Discuss role of food literacy in health
5. Discuss social determinants of health
Chapter 12: In Depth: Disordered Eating
Discuss the differences between disordered eating and eating disorders.
Identify the common characteristics, diagnosis criteria, risks, goals of nutritional treatment a