The word nutrition is a noun. Nutrition means (1) the scientific study of food and drink (especially in humans), (2) a source of materials to nourish the body, (3) (physiology) the organic process of nourishing or being nourished; the processes by which an organism assimilates food and uses it for growth and maintenance.
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Nutrition.gov provides access to food and nutrition information from across the federal government and educational institutions. The website includes reliable information about nutrition, healthy eating, physical activity, and food safety for consumers, nutrition educators, and health professionals.
Nutrition refers to the intake and utilization of food substances. Proteins, fats, and carbohydrates supply the body with energy, while vitamins, minerals, and fiber provide necessary nutrients.
Browse this nutritionist guide and directory to learn about nutritionists and dietitians in the United States of America. The photo on this page shows a nutritionist discussing food choices with a client.
Food is necessary for our survival. However, we eat food for both its nutritional value and its satisfying effects on our senses of sight, smell, and taste. This foods portfolio includes a series of videos that relate to foods.
Cargill is an international provider of food, agricultural, and risk management products and services. It was founded in 1865 with W.W. Cargill's first storage facility on the American frontier and is still a privately-owned company. The vast range of products offered range from food products, to animal and animal nutrition, to health and industrial products.
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(Reuters Health) - Adolescents from low-income families are more likely than their affluent peers to have risk factors for cardiovascular disease like obesity, inactivity, poor nutrition and tobacco use, a U.S. study suggests.
Reuters. Wednesday, 17 Oct 2018 13:00:52 -0400.
One question that scientists and fitness experts alike would love to answer is whether exercise or nutrition has a bigger positive impact on bone strength.
Science Daily. Wednesday, 17 Oct 2018 08:08:02 EDT.