Checkpoint Grading Rubric
CheckPoint: Three Day Diet Analysis
How does your diet compare to the recommendations you
received from the Food Guide Pyramid? How many servings
from each food group did you consume?
How might you modify your diet to get th
One digestive disorder that I have some knowledge of is called Crohns Disease.
I have a very good friend who suffers from this disorder. It has impacted her life
in a very difficult way. Because she is unable to control when the flare-ups will
occur or fo
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Think of some of your favorite foods when you were 10 years old. Are they still your favorites? Do
you think you will be eating the same foods you eat today 20
What is the function of fiber in the body?
What are some examples of food sources of dietary fiber?
What is the difference between soluble and insoluble fiber?
What are the fiber recommendations for children versus adults, according to the
There are many different diets out there right now. All you have to do is run a quick
internet search for diets and you will find hundreds if not thousands of diet plans. Some
increase protein, some limit carbs, and other limit fatty foods. No matter whic
Examine the label of a jar of multivitaminseither one that you currently take or one that is sold
in a store. Using Tables 8.2 and 8.3 in Ch. 8 (pp. 239240, 262), and Tables 9.1 and 9.6 in Ch. 9
(pp. 288, 307308), determine if the multivitamin would meet
What are some of the health problems associated with anorexia nervosa, bulimia nervosa, and
binge-eating disorder? Explain, from a physiological standpoint, how eating disorders may lead to
health problems. Provide at least three examples to support your