Nutrition is the science of food, how they work with our body to
balance between health and disease, and the body processes that
utilize nutrients in absorption, transporting, using them, and then
excreting the unused nutrients.
Gastric lipase helps digest fat in the stomach and is activated by an acidic
Small intestine is the primary site of fat digestion. Bile acid emulsifies
digested fat and pancreatic lipase is stimulated.
Digestion of phospholipids = enz
Exam 4 Study Guide
Foodborne Illness is from viral and bacterial contamination, causes diarrhea, and
usually comes from the home.
o Cross-contamination is when food comes into contact with other foods.
Occurs at processing plants, grocery check