Nutrients required by body in greatest amounts
Vitamins and Minerals needed by body in very small amounts
Measure of the amount of energy that can be derived from food
Relationship between calories consumed and calories expended ( two words )
Calorie Balance
Nutrients the body cannot manufacture for itself and must obtain from food ( two words )
Essential Nutrients
Americans consume more than 6 billion of these caffeinated beverages a year. ( two words )
Energy Drinks
Amount of specific food that an individual eats at one time.
specific amount of Food that contains the quantity of nutrients described on the nutrition facts ( three words )
food label serving
These types of infections cause an estimated of 76 million illnesses, 325,00 hospitalizations, and 5,00 deaths every year.
Bacterium that contaminates many foods, particularly undercooked chicken, eggs, and sometimes processed meat.
Defined as “and adverse health effect arising from a specific immune response that occurs reproducibly on exposure to a given food.” ( two words )
Food Allergies