Your mom is pre-diabetic and her doctor wants her to make some changes to her diet and lifestyle. List and explain your top three food/lifestyle suggestions […]
Find a dietary assessment tool that can be used either generally or for a specific alteration in health. When you have found your assessment tool, […]
In this assignment, imagine yourself in the role of a preschool classroom teacher preparing to send home with students a Healthy Take Home Bag that offers families […]
Look at the nutrition labels for the two breakfast bars below, also paying close attention to the ingredient lists provided in each. Answer the following questions: What is the difference […]
Explain why a food’s mineral content is not necessarily a good indication of its ability to effectively meet our needs for that mineral. Explain why […]
Explain why current regulations governing the sale of dietary supplements in this country make their use a bit risky.
Explain why taking a multivitamin-mineral supplement is no substitution for eating a wide variety of whole grains, fruits, and vegetables.
What is the difference between a Saturated fat and an Unsaturated Fat? Provide an example of each. How do Saturated fats impact your heart health?
Lab Work: Using information from your text and the American Heart Association’s Cholesterol Animation, complete the table below with information about each lipoprotein. Lipoprotein Healthy Level What is its purpose? […]
Identify two (2) lifestyle choices that increase your risk for developing heart disease. Explain how the lifestyle choices you selected increase the risk