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energy
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minerals
vitamins
water
glucose
fibre
carbohydrates
fats
proteins
macronutrients
micronutrients

Healthy Living Word Search

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yoga
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sugar
strength
sleep
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health
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glucose
friendship
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fibre
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exercise
energy
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carbohydrates
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balanced
appetite
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NUTRIENTS Word Search

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calcium
carbohydrates
complete protein
complex carbs
electrolytes
energy
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iron
lacto-ovo
macronutrient
major mineral
micronutrient
monounsaturated
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polyunsaturated
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simple carbs
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vegans
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vitamins
water

Healthy Eating Crossword

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Crossword
Description

Nutrients we need in relatively large amounts Macronutrients
Wholegrain foods contain high amounts of this nutrient Fibre
Potatoes, cereals, bread and pasta are a good source of ________________. Carbohydrates
Nutrients we need in relatively small amounts Micronutrients
Dairy and alternatives are a good source of protein and vitamins. They are also a good source of which particular mineral? Calcium
Beans, peas and lentils are all types of p______s. Pulses
Some meats can be high in this particular type of fat Saturated
Beans, pulses, meats, fish and alternatives are all sources of this macronutrient Protein
These fats are from plant origin and are said to be "healthier" options Unsaturated
Adults should eat no more than 6g of ___________. Salt

Chapter 9: Nutrition Crossword

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Crossword
Description

A stimulant that speeds up your central nervous system. CAFFINE
_________ foods are foods that contain antioxidants and can help reduce risk of chronic disease. FUNCTIONAL
Starches are an example of ________ carbohydrates COMPLEX
Drugs that duplicate the function of testosterone STEROIDS
One of the 4 components of a healthy diet (includes proteins and fats). MACRONUTRIENT
Processed fat that is very unhealthy. TRANSFAT
Found in grain products and are an example of complex carbohydrates. STARCH
A sugar that be found in vegetables and honey. GLUCOSE
An important part of a person's diet and can be a source of useable energy. FATS
One of the 4 components of a healthy diet that can be consumed as a drink. WATER
Having high _______ can cause heart disease. CHOLESTEROL
A natural compound created from three amino acids which helps with producing energy for the body. CREATINE
Organic micronutrients. VITAMINS
Inorganic micronutrients. MINERALS
A sugar that can be found in baked goods and candy. SUCROSE

Understanding the Nutrition Facts Label Crossword

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amount of food that is customarily eaten. Servings Size
total number of servings Servings Per Container
"energy" supplied from all sources of food Calories
fat's contributuin to the total number of calories Calories from fat
shows how much of a nutrient is in one serving of the food daily value
waxy, fat like substance produced primarily by the liver cholesterol
a type of carbohydrate found in plant food dietary fiber
found in higher portions in plnts and seafood and are usually liquid at room temperature monounsaturated fat
found in higher portions in plant and seafood and are usaully liquid at room temperature polyunsaturated fat
one of the three macronutrients in food that provides calories or "energy" protein
found in higher portions in animal products and is usually solid at room temperature saturated fat
a mineral and one of the chemicalelements found in salt sodium
provide a sweet taste with fewer calories sugar alcohols
smallest and simplest type of carbohydrate. Are easily digested and absorbed by the body sugars
found primarily in plant food; one of the three macronutrients in food that provide calories or "energy" total carbohydrate
unsaturated fat and is not essential in the diet trans fat
organic substances made by plants and animals vitamins
inorganic substances that are not made by living things minerals

Nutrition Label Word Search

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calorie
carbohydrates
daily value
fats
health
ingredients
label
minerals
nutrition
protein
serving size
sodium
sugar
vitamins
water

NUTRITION Word Search

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CHOLESTEROL
SERVING
FIBER
SODIUM
NUTRIENTS
UNSATURATED
SATURATED
CALCIUM
CALORIES
INGREDIENTS
VEGETABLES
FRUITS
DAIRY
GRAINS
FATS
WATER
MINERALS
VITAMINS
CARBOHYDRATES
PROTEIN
MYPYRAMID
MYPLATE
FOODS
NUTRITION

Nutrition Crossword

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Nutrient that helps the body use proteins, fats and carbohydrates Vitamin
Nutrient that provides energy and gives food flavor Fat
Nutrient that is the body's main energy source Carbohydrate
Nutrient needed for growth and cell repair Protein
Nutrient that helps the body's chemical processes Mineral
Food you eat between meals Snack
Daily eating plan that includes foods from all food groups Balanced Diet
Food high in calories but low in vitamins and minerals Empty Calorie Food
Reaction to a food that is caused the immune system Food Allergy
The sugar found in milk Lactose
A substance that helps a food taste better or last longer Additive
The unit to measure the energy produced by food in the body Calorie
Nutritional information about food is printed on this Food Label
Suggested goals to help you stay healthy Dietary Guidelines
Food that contain the same types of nutrients are in the same____________. Food Group
The nutrient that helps keep the body and cells hydrated Water
A substance that is added to food to flavor meats and other foods MSG
A reaction of the body towards a food or something in a food. Food Intolerance
Meals at these restaurants should not be eaten everyday Fast Food
something added to food to keep it from spoiling or going bad Preservative
A commercial that tries to get you to buy a product is know as an ___________ Advertisement
Water,protein,carbohydrates,fats,vitamins and minerals are known as________. Nutrients

Healthy Eating - Vocabulary List Word Search

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Additives
Balanced Diet
Calcium
Calories
Carbohydrates
Cholesterol
Dairy
Electrolytes
Energy
Fats
Fibre
Fructose
Fruit
Fuel
Genetic Modification
Glucose
Grains
Healthy
Metabolism
Minerals
Nutrition Labels
Organic
Potassium
Protein
Sodium
Sugar
Vegetables
Vitamins
Water

Healthy Eating. Word Search

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Balanced Diet
Be Active
Blood Pressure
Bloodflow
Calcium
Carbohydrates
Cholesterol
Citrus Fruit
Diet
Fat
Fibre
Food Plate
Fruit
Glucose
Insulin
Latex Fruits
Minerals
Muscles
Nutrients
Obesity
Protein
Strength
Sugar
Vegetables