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Fundamentals of Human Nutrition/Introduction to Nutrition

Introduction to NutritionEdit

In this text, we will study:

  • How nutrients drive growth and development
  • The concept of malnutrition.
  • Reasons for malnutrition
 * Poor nutrition
 * Mineral deficiencies
 * Over-elimination of some nutrients
 * Genetic mutations
 * Some diseases like anemia or cancer